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this weekend!

juuuuuust a friendly reminder that the 8th annual WALK for PAWS is THIS Sunday! Come on down to Smith Park in Wahoo… registration begins at 3 and the walk/5K begins at 4. Don’t worry if you didn’t pre-register. Come on down! You have to walk the dog anyways…

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my love language is…

….ACTS of SERVICE + QUALITY TIME. And Baby I, Ryan and I felt very very loved, indeed. My Mom, Grandma and Aunt Judy came for the day this last Monday to scour the house and do a DEEP clean in preparation for Baby I. It’s funny… all the things I clean on my regular cycle […]

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October 9, 2014 - 10:02 pm

Whitney Cernik - You look ADORABLE!!! Will be thinking of you in the weeks to come! Good Luck!

October 10, 2014 - 3:46 pm

Mandy - Good luck!!! Can’t wait to see the little munchkin!

October 10, 2014 - 5:39 pm

Karla - Oh Arrow, you look adorable on the back of the couch and cuddled on it. You have some very special women in your life! What a lucky dog you are! Take care of mom!

Baby I’s finished nursery

It’s done! Finished! Complete! Ready for a tiny little occupant. Since we don’t know whether it’s a penis or a vagina, we wanted to keep this room really neutral. (hence the canaries!) I STILL can’t believe I talked him into wallpapering. And Ryan built that bookshelf himself! (I helped a little) if anyone would like […]

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October 9, 2014 - 4:05 pm

Karla - It looks great Ryan and Stacy! Great work! Arrow looks comfortable waiting for baby.

October 9, 2014 - 6:01 pm

Angie Craft - Amazingly beautiful!!!! I can’t wait to meet my new little friend!!!!!

Amanda & Dustin are married!

Dustin and Amanda chose  the hottest, most humid day in July to say ‘I do.’ I think by the time the ceremony was over, everyone could pretty much wring their hair out. I felt so sorry for the poor gentlemen in their tuxes, too… their KNEES were literally sweating through their pants. I didn’t know […]

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with freedom comes responsibility

Working on my books the other day I came to realize something. Owning a small business is GREAT and FUN and WONDERFUL. I’m grateful every.single.day. But it’s also hard. You can’t just run off and start a business solely ‘because you love it.’ You HAVE to learn to love the business side, too. With freedom […]

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Jenae + Jared’s engagement session

these two beauts are getting married next Spring. Aren’t they cute? Not only cute, but brave. Their session will forever be known as ‘The Mosquito Attack of 2014.’ My mom is here today to do a deep clean (windows, floors, ceiling fans) before the baby comes! fun fun fun. you’re jealous, aren’t you.

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our backyard progress

So here is the view from our living room of our nice sized (current dirt hole) backyard. When we moved in, there were a few more trees… although not very ‘good ones’ in Ryan’s opinion, some flowering shrubs, and a decent lawn. THEN we started hacking into the house and it because the dirt hole […]

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September 30, 2014 - 12:38 pm

Sheila Dokulil - I’d love to help fall clean. And let me bring dinner over for y’all too. I really owe you. Reciprocity – reciprocal – rrecipitous? You dusted, cleaned bathrooms, babysat, cooked, helped me so much.

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