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Friday faves

It has been another week where Friday is here and I’m not exactly sure how it happened. On weeks like this, you can expect to have radio silence from me in this space. I’m just glad that I had a … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[pickin’ apples in our front yard] I was tipped off to these tinted lip balms by a fellow mama blogger, and I can’t say enough good things about them. The pixi pink is perfect and I’m loving the ripe raspberry … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[rocking out at the park] If you are a mom and need a good cry – go ahead and read this article. As the old saying goes, “the days are long but the years are short.” One of my favorite … Continue reading

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Double D is sixty

I know this past weekend is usually reserved for celebrating moms, but my dad’s birthday just so happens to fall around the same time as well. This year, it was an extra special birthday as the big guy turned 60! A while back my … Continue reading

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Diamonds are a girl’s best friend

Getting crispy update: The small gathering was great and it gave us a chance to catch up with some amazing friends. I was able to snip a few peonies from our yard for our centerpiece and kept everything else pretty … Continue reading

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Please no more snow

Play ball update: We couldn’t have asked for a nicer day at Principal Park yesterday. And since temps are supposed to drop like crazy over the next few days, I soaked up as much vitamin D as humanly possible! [beautiful … Continue reading

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Play ball

I dream of Plinko update: I had every intention of blogging after the show Thursday night, but it was past my bedtime. Absolutely. Amazing. The Price is Right LIVE took Des Moines (and the Haas ladies) by storm. We weren’t big … Continue reading

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Go Cubs Go

I saw the sign update: I just got home from my parents house where I entered all of our RSVPs – we have only heard back from about half of our guests so far. I’m getting a little anxious because there … Continue reading

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