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Friday faves

  [a must see: Drawing in Space at the Des Moines Art Center] I’m a huge Grinch fan (especially the Jim Carey version) and when I received an email from my sister this week with a link to these Hanna … Continue reading

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Download: a free weekend

This past weekend we were in recovery mode from what seems like a very busy past few months. Our days were filled with the following: [practicing our chopstick skills at H’s Pho for our upcoming trip to China] [catching up … Continue reading

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Friday faves

I spent the first half of this week at the HighEdWeb conference in Hartford, Connecticut. While there I enjoyed great discussions about higher education, insight into digital marketing advances and uninterrupted showers. It was glorious. Oh, and I also got … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[the most delicious cocktail from The Republic on Grand] While we were in Chicago this past weekend I got to slip into Crate&Barrel for literally five minutes to grab the cutest Halloween plates and tumblers for the boys. If I … Continue reading

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Friday faves

  [love getting these videos from grandma] We are less than 100 days away from Christmas (it’s technically 85!) and I’m already thinking about those hard to buy for people. You know the type. Well, I’m here to tell you … Continue reading

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Mo’s fall faves 2017

You know I love when I can hand the reigns of the blog over to someone else for a change. And there is no one more willing to help a sista (literally) out annually than who my boys lovingly refer … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Branstad Fall Festival

I’m exhausted from a weekend of fest-ing hard! We hosted our third (hard to believe that!) fall fest this past Saturday out at the house, and whew, it was a hot one! Mother Nature did not get the memo and … Continue reading

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