San Diego

Last week we went on my family’s summer vacation to San Diego! It was AMAZING!Every single day was a blast! I wish we could go back and re-live it all again! I just love getting to spend so much quality time with my parents and siblings! I wish I could see them this much all…

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Durango Family Trip// Part 1

Last week Scott and I went to Durango, Colorado for a vacation with my family. It was fantastic!  We stayed in an AMAZING room at Durango Mountain Resort. If you’re looking for a fun summer getaway this place is great and extremely affordable!  Day one of our trip we got up early to beat the…

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Fourth Celebrations

We have had a blast celebrating the 4th of July with family and friends!  On July 3rd we celebrated with Scott’s family.  We had a little BBQ and went to the Eaglewood golf course for their fireworks show.  It was so fun to lie on the grass and watch such an awesome show!  How cute…

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Summer wouldn’t be summer without…

Truly, we LOVE boating!! So, we were super happy when our cousins, the Hansens, invited us to join them on the lake last Saturday. It was a beautiful day.  Hubby is so impressive. He loves wake boarding. So does my brother nick.  He’s too cool 🙂 Uncle Kentie is basically pro. I love me some…

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Weekend in Moab

We had way too much fun camping, hiking and exploring Moab this past weekend.  So prepare yourself for a ton of pictures!! The view from our campsite was pretty amazing!  The beloved Jeep A little morning stroll  We were so happy our good friends the Olsons came with us. Isn’t their new baby the cutest…

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The simple joys of Easter

 We decorated Easter eggs last night. Just the two of us. It was fun.  ^^look at Scott’s skills ^^ Only a Stats test stands in my way of an awesome Easter weekend!

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Cali Trip// Part Two

So, Friday was another great day in Northern California.  My grandparents took us into the city to one of their favorite spots. It had an amazing view of the city! We walked just a few blocks to their favorite french cafe for a bite to eat.    This french cafe was unreal. Deeeelicious. Look at…

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Cali Trip: Part One

Last week Scott and I were soooo lucky to take an awesome trip to California! We left super early Tuesday morning and got to my grandparents cabin in Truckee, CA around 1 in the afternoon. I basically grew up in the little ski town of Truckee. We moved into the very same cabin my grandparents…

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brookie or cooknie

What do you get when you combine the two greatest desserts on the face of the earth? You get a sweet that surpasses all other sweets.  It’s not a cookie. It’s not a brownie.  It’s a brookie or a cooknie. Whatever it is, it is the PERFECT combination of cookie and brownie goodness. And you’re so…

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Hearts & Cookies

One of my family’s favorite Valentine’s traditions is frosting sugar cookies. I knew I wanted to keep the tradition going in my future family! So, I got my grandma’s amazing sugar cookie and frosting recipe (that’s right, 100% made from scratch) and we went to business.  They’re my FAVORITE cookies.  Maybe because they remind me…

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