Wordless Wednesday – Happy Birthday Violet!


Violet turned 6 years old on the 16th!

Wordless Wednesday – First day of 1st grade

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School started today!

Wordless Wednesday – The biggest fans


Mark Ellis has been my favorite baseball player for over 12 years. I became a fan before he even made it to the major leagues, and now in his 12th season and with his 4th team, I am still his biggest fan. My daughter has come to love him as well, helped along the way […]

Wordless Wednesday – Grandpa’s Visit!

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Wordless Wednesday – The kindergarten graduate


Wordless Wednesday – My favorite girl

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Wordless Wednesday – This is Halloween

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Whirlwind weekend!


My blog has been pretty quiet for a week! We spent last weekend (four days in total) in Southern California for a family wedding and a day at Disneyland. And now, two days after returning, I’m still working on recovering! Our flight left 3 hours late on Thursday night. Instead of departing at 7:25 pm, […]

And so she was a princess


I know there are a lot of parents who have varied feelings on their children idolizing the Disney princesses and some won’t let them watch the movies or play with the toys. I’m not one of those moms. I make sure that my daughter is exposed to plenty of varying experiences in life, including the […]

Wordless Wednesday – Thank you, Todd Helton!

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Wednesday night is Todd Helton’s last night playing a game in front of the home town Colorado crowd. He is retiring after 17 seasons, all in Colorado. (She was afraid of the mascot who was standing near him!) My favorite picture with him!