Showing posts from September, 2005

Out of the Mouth . . .

Joey is so funny and thoughtful. He has decided that when he is big, he is going to buy me all sorts of things. Like a new car. Today, he told me "Mommy, when I get big, I'm going to buy you a phone." Then later, he said he'd buy me lots of things, "like a whole chicken at Costco! And you can eat the whole thing yourself." He is a sweet boy.


Joey & Michael started preschool this week. I found a preschool my neighbor's daughter attends, so we carpool for it. I'm so excited to have the boys in the same class. I really debated putting Michael in at all -- he's just 3 1/2 -- but I decided it would be good for them to do this together and found a program that takes 3 & 4 year olds. They've had a blast with it this week -- Michael followed in Joey's shadow a bit, and he played the big brother role perfectly. They go for 2 hours 3 days a week. Yesterday, I went to pick them up and Michael came running over to me, "Mommy! Did you miss me?" Their other big excitement has been driving to preschool in my neighbor's jeep.

Today, they were supposed to bring something special to them for show and tell. Joey brought his lightsaber and his Jedi helmet. Michael brought his lightsaber, and his WOOBIES! I got a kick out of that. Evidently everyone took turns showing their things, and every…
One of the things I love about designing digital scrapbook kits is working with such great people. The designers at have put together 4 great Jiffy Scrap (Pre-made Pages) collections for a fabulous price -- just $8 each. These are huge collection, and 100% off all the proceeds go to the ALERT charity organization, to help with Hurricane Katrina. You can view the collections here: There are two 8.5 x 11 sizes and two 12 x 12 sizes. It was so neat to watch these collections get put together so quickly over the past few days. I love knowing such great people.

*** Just a note that these are outdated links. The Collection is no longer available ***