Category Archives: Personal

I get it. It’s July. But the arrival of a friend’s also-late “Christmas card” reminded me that with the birth of our daughter, I never got around to doing a year end post! Better late than never, right? Well, let’s just dive on in: We spent the second winter in our home, which was much […]

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Disclaimer: I was given a free wallet in exchange for my review, however all opinions are my own. It’s been forever since I have updated this blog! Oops… I guess that’s what happens when you have a baby, although 5 months is a bit excessive I’ll admit ;) A lot has been changing around here. What […]

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10 days. 2000+ miles. All the places you never knew existed in Nebraska and a little peek into the Black Hills of South Dakota. The last leg of our trip was the Black Hills of South Dakota. I really wanted to go to the Badlands, too, but we ran out of time. We started at […]

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10 days. 2000+ miles. All the places you never knew existed in Nebraska and a little peek into the Black Hills of South Dakota. I was so excited to visit Toadstool. We’d seen it in one of the Nebraska Tourism commercials and decided to include it in our trip. I love places that are so […]

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10 days. 2000+ miles. All the places you never knew existed in Nebraska and a little peek into the Black Hills of South Dakota. I’ve wanted to see Scottsbluff for a long time. But let’s be honest, it is a long way away from Lincoln! It seriously blows my mind that something like this place […]

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10 days. 2000+ miles. All the places you never knew existed in Nebraska and a little peek into the Black Hills of South Dakota. You guys, Nebraska is my place. I may have been born and raised in Ohio, but Nebraska is where I really grew up, came into my faith, discovered a lot about […]

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I cannot believe I am sitting here writing this post. Some days it doesn’t feel real to me. But it’s true! Here is the announcement everyone has been waiting for… We are so thrilled! Well actually, I’m feeling every emotion on the planet and the Mister is just chill. But whatever! YAY BABY! And, to answer […]

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I’m not even sure how it came up, but she said, “Oh yea! That’s what Obama is talking about today — internet speeds.” I didn’t think much of it. Then later she pointed out all of the welcome signs on Main Street when we were headed home from the library after lunch. Me: “Wait, Obama is […]

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Recently I’ve really gotten into creating videos. Nothing fancy, just little things to help me remember what life was like. We went to Los Cabos in December, and for the first time in my life, I took more videos than photos. Two things about this video: 1) I freaking forgot my waterproof housing for my […]

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