:Snow, snow and more snow
: a 2 1/2-year-old who has literally potty-trained himself. It has been dreamy. My almost 11 year reign of diaper duty has come to an end.
:wonderful, thoughtful, teachers-who-get-my-kids, praiseworthy conferences. It was a delight to hear from each of them. Makes a mama bear feel awfully good. '
:the safe travel of family members who have gotten to their holiday destinations in one piece
:a warm and cozy house that soaks up this holiday feeling perfectly
:new recipes to experiment with this weekend
:the decisions of my 8-year-old daughter and what lies in store for her this weekend
:Rosemary Clooney + Christmas music
:My hubs, the teacher, who gets to stay home with us from school each and every snow day
:The words of some truly incredible women, found here
:New followers of this little bloggy...wanna join us?