Monthly Archives: June 2015

Jack of All Trades

I’ve been thinking recently about all the different hats that I wear on a day to day basis. Sometimes it can be a bit overwhelming. And sometimes, I think that it is what I thrive on. Wife Mother Housekeeper Chef … Continue reading

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The Dog Days of Summer

So it’s officially summer! And the days can now start getting a little shorter – the sun getting up at 5:00am is a little ridiculous. Luckily, we’ve invested in some serious blackout curtains. Life has been pretty good. Busy enough … Continue reading

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A Birthday Party!

Since my babies have birthdays that are only 2 days apart, we will be doing combined birthday parties for the foreseeable future. Personally, I do not like party planning. I’ll plan a baby shower every couple of years, but otherwise … Continue reading

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Phew!!!

We’ve been busy beavers around here! This past weekend was the kids’ birthday party (moved back a week from their actual birthday so that all their family members could come), but I think that deserves a separate post of its … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Weekend

It has been quite the weekend around these parts. Both babies had birthdays, and my brother and his family came in to town as a pit-stop of sorts on their move from Oklahoma to Oregon. We spent a good portion … Continue reading

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Birthdays?!?!?!?!?

I was writing drafts of the emails I send to the kids each year on the day of their birth, and its hard to imagine that my babies are turning 1and 3. A year ago today, I went into labor … Continue reading

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My 30 “Bucket” List

A couple of years ago, Jordan and I sat down and wrote out a list of things we wanted to do ┬ábefore “we” turned 30. I say “we” because I am 18 months older than my husband, who is still … Continue reading

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