Sunday, November 30, 2008

Big-Girl Bed

The Doodle has a new bed. It is not an understatement to say that not having bars surrounding her while she sleeps has revolutionized bedtime. She always confirms that bedtime will involve her big-girl bed and hardly makes a peep about going downstairs to read stories, sing songs and pray, compared to her previous routine of wailing pitifully for a good 15-20 minutes after being put in her crib. We put the bed up in early October and the novelty has still not worn off.

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

As Good As

Since I'm hosting Thanksgiving tomorrow and things are going to be hectic, I'll take a second today to say Happy Thanksgiving! I'm thankful for my family, my house, and the Pioneer Woman's incredible illustrated Thankgiving recipe collection.

Here's one who I'm particularly thankful for: