Observations from the slopes

After spending a few days in the mountains, there are a few things I feel compelled to point out and analyze, if for no other reason than to document this trip and keep myself entertained. Observation #1: It takes a whole lotta freaking work to get ready to go skiing. This sport is not for […]

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Questions for “normal”people

1. How do you survive without coffee? I cannot fathom this life. I don’t even want to think about it. It makes me shrivel up and die inside. Yes, I’m literally one of those people who doesn’t feel alive until they have had a cup in the morning. I prefer Topeca, but I will literally […]

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A thankful heart

Today I’m thankful. Thankful for these people, this life, and the ability to create the life i want for my family. There was a time where I believed that I could only achieve our financial goals and dreams with a college degree. Fortunately, I was led to something so much bigger and greater than anything […]

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Let’s see the world

We are only weeks away from heading back to the mountains. I cannot flippin wait. I’m so ready for a change of scenery. We need to unwind and unplug for just a bit. I think we’re all excited for an adventure and this will be the kids first time to ski. I have this yearning […]

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Elke (Elk-uh)

Elke is 10.5, going on 20. What more can I say about this super STRONG willed, spunky girl. We did in-vitro to get pregnant with her (thanks endometriosis) and my Mom and I always joke that she took out the other 2 embryos that were implanted. God knows there’s only room for one Elke in this world! […]

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Heading to the mountains

We spent a glorious week in Crested Butte last summer. The week was filled with outdoor adventures including zip lining, river rafting and mountain biking. I’m convinced there is nothing better for the soul than fresh mountain air. We unplugged and de-stressed and mastered the art of chilling out and had the best family vacation […]

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