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My February “Make Something”

In February, I read a book, ran a half-marathon, and finished 100,000 words!  The last one was a sprint to the end, much more difficult than I ever thought possible.  And did you know that Microsoft Word stops tracking after … Continue reading

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Iowa Vacation

We vacationed this week in Iowa. The weather was actually beautiful, a balmy 40 degrees during the days. It was a busy week playing with the 4 year old and under nieces and nephew…now we’re exhausted and need another vacation … Continue reading

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Chex Mix Like Mom Used to Make

It’s been a good weekend!  The Packers won.  I finally feel 100% better after surviving that horrible stomach flu that’s been going around (I never get sick so it was ROUGH).  I eventually got all caught up on my goals … Continue reading

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Talented Sisters

With kids and jobs and homes to take care of, I know that my sisters are incredibly busy.  But they’re also incredibly talented.  So I just wanted to take a minute to brag on them (because I know they’ll never do … Continue reading

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Getting into the holiday spirit

While it’s still 80+ degrees here, I heard it snowed in Iowa and parts of the Midwest today!  I’m not a big fan of snow, but being in the desert really does make it difficult to get into the holiday … Continue reading

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