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Enter the LifebankUSA Peace of Mind Contest- Win a Uniden Lullaboo Video Baby Monitor

Enter the LifebankUSA Peace of Mind Contest- Win a Uniden Lullaboo Video Baby Monitor
January 27, 2015
*I was provided a gift card to promote this contest. Only LifebankUSA offers expectant parents the unique opportunity to bank stem cells from cord blood and placenta blood. Banking placenta blood stem cells makes your cord blood collection even more powerful for the near-...
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Happy 9th Birthday Sarah!

Happy 9th Birthday Sarah!
December 1, 2014
This sweet girl of mine turned 9 years old! It's crazy to sit here and see how much she has grown over the years.  That is one thing I absolutely love about this blog is that I can look all the way back to when she was born! I can't believe I blogged when she was born an...
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Our Week in Pics (week 91)

Our Week in Pics (week 91)
December 10, 2013
Another fun week! We started with celebrating Sarah's 8th Birthday, then the rest of Nutcracker. And a pretty easy rest of the week. ...
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Our Week in Pics (week 90)

Our Week in Pics (week 90)
December 1, 2013
Wow this week FLLLLEEEWWWWW!!!! It starred with us celebrating Sarah's birthday with a really fun party, then Monday was Nutcracker week! We were beyond busy with Nutcracker and Thanksgiving and more Nutcracker!   I just adore this time of year! then Th...
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Happy 8th Birthday Sarah

Happy 8th Birthday Sarah
December 1, 2013
It is completely crazy that another year has passed and now our sweet girl has turned EIGHT! I can't believe how quickly this year came and went! Sarah received two of the gifts she has been wanting, Molly the American Girl Doll and the Spa Chair by American Girl! ...
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Our week in pics (week 78 – Aug. 31st – Sept. 6th)

Our week in pics (week 78 – Aug. 31st – Sept. 6th)
September 6, 2013
This week FLEW!!!! The girls had their second week of school and started dance! I unfortunately didn't get photos of them before dance classes, but we are excited for a new year! I finally got back to woring out 4 days a week, starting slow but will get where I ant to b...
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Our week in pics (week 77 – Aug. 24th – 30th)

Our week in pics (week 77 – Aug. 24th – 30th)
August 31, 2013
This week the kids started school and we just are trying to get back into the swing of school and our activities! Sam started 5th grade and Sarah started 2nd grade. They both have great teachers and are excited for the new school year! next week Ballet starts back ...
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Our week in Pics (week 76 Aug 17th -23rd)

Our week in Pics (week 76 Aug 17th -23rd)
August 26, 2013
Last week we started if off with my brother's beautiful wedding, then spending time with family in Texas. SeaWorld San Antonio and then traveling back to California! WHEW! We had one busy week that was a blast! ...
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Our Week in Pics (week 75) Aug. 10th – Aug. 16th

Our Week in Pics (week 75) Aug. 10th – Aug. 16th
August 24, 2013
On the 10th we were still in Nebraska at Johnson Lake. We woke up on the 11th and headed down to Kansas where we stayed in a really neat KOA in Wellington. On the 12th, we had a much shorter drive and stopped to see the State Capitol in Oklahome, then headed South to ...
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Our Week in Pics (week 74) Aug. 3rd – Aug. 9th

Our Week in Pics (week 74) Aug. 3rd – Aug. 9th
August 24, 2013
wow, our first week of vacation was a blast! We started off with one last trip to the lake and then woke up at midnight on the 5th to head out to The Grand Canyon! From the Grand Canyon we went to Four Corners. We camped at a nice site in Quartz Colorado. We woke up on ...
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Reading with Sarah

Reading with Sarah
August 4, 2013
The other day I was cleaning and organzing things for our trip. I looked at Sarah and saw that Shelby had snuggled up next to her and was listening to her read a story. It's so cute when the girls are all getting along and enjoying time together! ...
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Our Week in Pics (week 72)

Our Week in Pics (week 72)
July 28, 2013
I will admit we were fairly lazy this week, lake time and then doing a lot of organizing our areas. The lake is one place we love to go to relax and escape the stresses of the world. Summer truly has been amazing! We also started buying things we need for vacation!!!...
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Our week in pics (week 71)

Our week in pics (week 71)
July 21, 2013
This week we just laid low at home, went swimming and visited with friends. I didn't take very many pictures which I am bummed about! We had such a relaxing week. The kids are enjoying their summer and we are looking forward to our BIG family vacation in a few weeks!!! ...
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Our week in pics (week 70)

Our week in pics (week 70)
July 14, 2013
Another fun week has come to an end! We surprised the girls and took them to Long Beach to see The Queen Mary. They loved it!!! Sam was so intristed in all the history and we spent over four hours exploring the ship! I finally had a girls night out with one of my clo...
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Wordless Wednesday: The Queen Mary

Wordless Wednesday: The Queen Mary
July 9, 2013
The Queen Mary in Long Beach California has so much history and you can spend all day visiting the beautiful ship! We took our girls on Monday to The Queen Mary and they LOVED it! If you are ever in the Southern California area you have to check out the Queen Mary and lea...
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