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Let Them Eat Cake

This past weekend, Jack and I were able to go to Utah for my sister’s wedding. We spent all day Saturday making her cake. I love making cakes, but I was so nervous because I hadn’t made a cake in a long time not to mention that I have never made a wedding cake. I made my favorite moist┬áchocolate cake with a chocolate cream cheese…

Read More >> 01.16.14

Our First Anniversary Weekend

This weekend my husband and I celebrated our first anniversary with a trip up to Seattle! It hard to believe an entire year has gone by since our wedding day on January 4, 2013. We still feel like newlyweds. We started off our weekend with a quick trip to Chinatown. There wasn’t much there, but we did find a park that had a giant chess…

Read More >> 01.05.14

Kicking off the New Year with Last Years Holidays

A Happy New Year to all of my readers! I hope you all had wonderful holidays and spent it with those you love. Jack and I were able to go to California this year to be with some of my family. We had such a fun time playing with nieces and nephews and enjoyed the California warmth. We woke up early Christmas morning to open…

Read More >> 01.02.14

Livin’ Thanksgivin’

As many of you may know, Jack is currently living in Washington while I finish the Fall semester at LDSBC. I was lucky enough to be able to fly out for a few days so that we could spend Thanksgiving together. My flight was supposed to take off at 3:20, but of course we ran into mechanical issues. I hadn’t seen my husband in over…

Read More >> 12.01.13

Overcoming Challenges and Trials

For those of you that don’t know, my husband and I are in the process of moving to Washington state and we couldn’t be more excited! We continually see the Lord’s hand in our lives day by day as everything has just fallen into place. I couldn’t be more grateful for all of these blessings and in the back of my mind I know the…

Read More >> 11.08.13

Happy Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner and we are finally ready! We had a blast carving pumpkins last night and we made quite the mess. We had our friends the Uffens’ and Memmott’s over to join us. Accompanied by Monster Mash, Thriller, Purple People Eater and many other fun Halloween songs.

Read More >> 10.29.13

Adventures of Hair Dye

Let me just start out this post by saying, NEVER EVER EVER USE BOX DYE! I had the brilliant idea to dye my hair a couple shades darker for the upcoming fall season. So, my husband and I went to Wal-Mart and purchased a dark blonde box dye. After we finished the process of squirting, rubbing and washing, my hair didn’t look any different. I…

Read More >> 09.09.13

Hello from the Ratties

Here’s an update for whats been going on in the luxurious life of our rats. Max has gone into full blown chunk-a-chunk mode! We have had him for a little over a month now and he is now bigger than Abbey and Macy. Max just got neutered about two weeks ago and he is doing great! He moved into the cage with the big girls…

Read More >> 09.02.13