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checking in on the garden: February 2015

Oh, Sunday night…. It’s just not fair! How was your weekend? Did you have fun, get stuff done, relax? I don’t know about you, but I get pretty bummed Sunday nights after a great weekend.  I just want to throw … Continue reading

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birthdays all around

Hi buddy, how are you? I’m really good – it’s our niece’s birthday, she’s 18!  A year younger than I was when I met her uncle Joe.  How weird is that? We share a birthday, her and I.  It’s been really … Continue reading

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one last look back to move forward

Aaaaah.  Saturday morning.  Let’s all breathe a collective sigh of relief, shall we? Our niece stayed overnight to give mommy and daddy a break, and she is something else.  Little nut. I’m exhausted, but like most things in life, that’s … Continue reading

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My Calendar: May 2014

April didn’t bring us any showers here in Phoenix, and the flowers happened not in May as promised, but last month.  I actually marveled at the wildflowers on the side of the road en route to work and back every … Continue reading

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Looking Back: April 2014

Hey there! How was your April? All I can say is WOW.  I don’t know where to begin, but it was so fun and eventful! Not sure about you, but I’m getting a little spent on reviewing my resolutions every month … Continue reading

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My Calendar: April 2014

Cheers to April! Is it finally spring-like where you live? Or are you in a place like us, that’s pretty mild year-round? I hope the weather is being fair to you, no matter where you live! Here is what I’ve … Continue reading

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did you know?

Hello, hello! I hope you had a fantastic week! Cheers to the weekend 🙂 I just wanted to write a quick little post to keep you updated on what’s happening ’round here.  I signed up to take a blog course … Continue reading

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Looking Back: March 2014

Hey guys! Happy Monday!  I’m going to get right to the point, just wanted to give you the rundown of what happened around here in March, and check in with my 2014 goals.  My most favoritest thing ever. Pfft. Let’s … Continue reading

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My calendar: March 2014

  Oh, March.  You are SO dang demanding! Why couldn’t this month be called “Sit And Gorge On Girl Scout Cookies”? Nope.  It’s March.  A call to forward movement.  Stupid March.  Here’s what’s on the agenda this month: *Our wedding … Continue reading

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Looking Back: February

I know February is a short month, but it seemed even shorter this year! I wanted to do a quick post to look back at the last month and check in with my 2014 goals. That whole accountability thing, you … Continue reading

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My calendar: February 2014

Oh, man. It’s already eight days into February and I’m just now getting to my calendar for this month. Oy. So, yea. Hope that’s not a sign this whole month is going to leave me with whiplash! Here’s what’s going … Continue reading

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my calendar: January 2014

What’s up, yo? How is your new year going so far? Since we were sick on New Year’s Eve, bedtime came at 10 p.m. and we   were well-rested and feeling better on the first of the year.  Which was … Continue reading

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Bring it, 2014!

HAPPY (FOR REAL) NEW YEAR! How was your night? Did you party? Are you hungover? Or did you take it easy and so you feel great today? I’m guessing if it’s New Years Day and you are reading this, you had … Continue reading

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2013 going once, twice…

Happy EARLY New Year!! First things first, this is my 100th post! I am SO FREAKING EXCITED about this! Like, more than anything right now.  Mostly because my biggest 2013 goal was to start a blog and write more and … Continue reading

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Phoenix Summit Challenge 2013: Recap

WOW. It’s done. I did it.  Phoenix Summit Challenge 2013: You are conquered!! Honestly, I feel like yesterday happened days ago because it took so much out of me.  What an adrenalin rush! Let’s start with some numbers, shall we? … Continue reading

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Phoenix Summit Challenge Supply List

Hey there! We are less than one week away from the Phoenix Summit Challenge 2013, and I’m getting a little nervous.  My hiking partner had to bow out at the last minute, so it is just me.  On my own. … Continue reading

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Well, hello, November!

Wow. I am so incredibly tired. October was CRAZY!!! We moved locations at work, I visited a vineyard and managed to help with a wedding earlier in the month. We also had our annual Pumpkin Party, my nephew’s birthday party, … Continue reading

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autumn 2013 bucket list

HOORAY for October! It’s one of my favorite months.  Between all of the birthdays this month, our annual Pumpkin Party, and the fact that it’s finally Autumn, I’m seriously giddy! The temperatures in Phoenix really start cooling down now, and … Continue reading

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Phoenix Summit Challenge: Training Plan

I am fighting so hard to perk up over here! Do you ever have one of those days where you feel like you are fighting back a yawn, like, all day? But I’m chugging along, don’t you worry! We are … Continue reading

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phoenix summit challenge: training day six

A couple of weeks ago, my hiking partner and I finally embarked on our first South Mountain hike. I think I worked myself up a little too much over this mountain range. I kept hearing how hard South Mountain is, … Continue reading

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