April 9, 2015
by Half-Hearted Housewife
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Buy a boat, run for president, eat cake…

Today is Sergeant Handsome’s birthday. He’d prefer no one know that it’s his birthday, because he’s weird that way, so my writing a blog post about it is perfect. Sorry, babe! But we just finished having the following discussion as … Continue reading

October 7, 2014
by Half-Hearted Housewife
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Building and Breaking Down

I like to build things. I don’t have fancy tools or real skills. What I do have is a table saw, a drill, a few other tools, lots of notebooks, and an active imagination. I’ve mostly built a ton of … Continue reading

February 5, 2014
by Half-Hearted Housewife
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Snakes in a Closet

Yesterday afternoon I was running behind. The boys had begged to go outside, which I agreed to on the condition they stay clean and that we had to leave for the grocery store in half an hour. This obviously didn’t … Continue reading