Category Archives: Friends

Mini Road Trip!

While Ryan was away, Liam, the dogs and I went on a little road trip to visit some friends in Leemore, California. It’s about 300+ miles north east through some mountains and into the Central Valley. The drive was pretty … Continue reading

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Social Media Diet

Some of you may have noticed I’m not on Facebook or Twitter as much as I have been the past few years. In fact, I deactivated my FB account the other day. Not sure if it’s a permanent decision or … Continue reading

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She’s Crafty!

For my birthday, my grandma gave me her old sewing machine. This thing is a beast and they don’t build machines like it anymore. It comes in its own cabinet and basically, it’s awesome. I could not, however, find the … Continue reading

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Three Month Pictures

My beautiful friend Lauren and her mom Diana, were once again gracious enough to take pictures of Liam last weekend when we were in town. I am forever grateful to them for helping to document our lives in amazingly gorgeous … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Week 21

We’re having a BOY!!! Most of you already know this wonderful news, but I had to make it blog official. Here’s a picture of the big reveal: photo by Erica Fisher When we found out at the sonogram last week … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Weeks 19 & 20

We had our 20 week ultrasound yesterday and I got moved a week up so I’m now “officially” in Week 21. The tech’s estimated due date for Baby A is 2/14 but since it’s not a two week difference, Midwife … Continue reading

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Preggo – Week 11

Baby A is now the size of a lime, critical organ development is completed and s/he will double in size by this time next week! Not many changes in me from Week 10. My routine is the same though I’ve … Continue reading

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Preggo – Week 10

Little Baby A is now the size of a kumquat and has completed the most important phase of development, according to my Pregnancy phone app. 😉 I have been feeling MUCH better this past week than I have in months. … Continue reading

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Baby A – ETA 2/2012

I have a confession to make. I’m a terrible secret-keeper. Those of you close to me know I cannot lie to save my life. It’s something I was just not blessed with past the age of 17. So I apologize … Continue reading

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Chicago 13.1

Yesterday I completed my first half marathon- the Chicago 13.1! It was a really really hot day. When I woke up at 4:30am it was already 75 degrees out. As the day got started, the temp quickly rose and by … Continue reading

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