Category Archives: Family

TTD faves: fall & Halloween books

The first official day of fall was over the weekend and you know what that means? I got to put up the Halloween books on our new reading nook shelves. Guys, I’m slightly concerned at my overexcitement. I can’t wait … Continue reading

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Download: Beaverdale Fall Festival 2018

Over the weekend we got to enjoy one of my favorite traditions as a child – the Beaverdale Fall Festival. On Saturday AM, I got up after a rough night of sleep to hit the brick streets for the Beaverdash … Continue reading

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Download: Labor Day 2018

Another summer is in the books, and man, was it a good one. We spent our weekend at Lake Panorama with family and even though it was a bit soggy at times, we had a blast. Now, please pass the … Continue reading

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Life lately: the boys of summer

As summer winds down we’ve been trying to squeeze every last ounce out of it on the weekends. Here are a few of our most recent snaps. [front porch popsicles on repeat] [putting out fires left and right!] [besties] [Ev … Continue reading

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Happy birthday Bits

Two years ago, I first held you in my arms. Today you are running, laughing and soaring. You will always be my baby, Fitzgerald.

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Camp Branstad 2018

Um, I think I just now have fully recuperated from this year’s Camp Branstad… It was a very special Camp Branstad this year. Over this past year, 1/5 of the participants have been living in China. We were so happy … Continue reading

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018: faves for mama

EEK! It’s HERE! Today officially kicks off the annual Nordstrom Anniversary Sale! If you are a Nordies cardholder, you can shop the sale NOW! All items will be open to the general public starting July 20. Don’t sit back and wait … Continue reading

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