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Happy Valentine’s Day 2017

Although we were all recovering from not feeling well the day before, we still managed to have a sweet and simple Valentine’s Day at home.  Ben surprised the kids and I with sweets in the morning when we woke up, and then Shiloh and I headed off to school and work. Shiloh had her Valentine’s… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day 2017

Christmas · family · Family Fun · holidays · Winter

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day- 2016

I love this time of year so much, and look forward to Christmas vacation all year.  I love all of the little things we do to make the holidays special, and the experiences that we look forward to all year. Christmas Eve was spent at home: relaxing, watching Christmas movies, enjoying a visit from my parents, making sugar… Continue reading Christmas Eve and Christmas Day- 2016

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Our Wonderful Fall- 2016

I am so behind on documenting everything due to all that has been happening with Phoenix and his health lately.  We are well into Winter and are heading into the new year, but I wanted to be sure to share about all of the fun we had over the Fall.  We so enjoyed our Halloween,  visit… Continue reading Our Wonderful Fall- 2016

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Christmas Tree Farm- 2016

I have mentioned it here many times before that traditions are super important to me, and that I love to celebrate holidays in special ways.  We were really hoping to be released from the hospital on Saturday so that we could make our annual trip to Elgin Christmas Tree Farm on Sunday.  Thankfully, we were released from… Continue reading Christmas Tree Farm- 2016