I tried running again last night. Nope, still hate it. The thing I hate most about it is the time it takes in addition to the running part: the changing clothes, the stretching, the cleaning up afterward. I can make myself give up 30 minutes of free time to exercise, but not the hour it actually takes. Too bad, body. You lose.
Do you like this "dollhouse" headboard?
I came VERY CLOSE to buying it for Elizabeth yesterday. It was $300 down from $1500. But $300 is still $300 even if it's "down from," and that price doesn't include the frame (just the headboard itself), and it's HUGE for her small room (it's 5'4" tall), and those cubbies would look cluttered unless they were carefully and decoratively arranged, and she probably wouldn't want it anymore once she was in middle school, so.... Well, it was a hard decision.
Emblita's External Monologue is showing TWO gifties she got, and starting TWO new contests.
Amy Quarry is starting a new contest. She's the one who did that awesome handbag for the Guess Swistle contests, the one we were all fighting over.
3Giraffes is starting another new contest---they're in a loop!
Gift ideas for an 8-year-old, part 1 of 2 - I have TWO 8-year-olds to buy for, so I’m going to split it up into two posts. Today will be the things we’re getting for Edward. I dislike saying “Gift id...