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Thanksgiving Weekend

I meant to post this on Monday, but I came down with an awful cold, which turned into a terrible ear infection, and before I knew it, there went the week. Anyway, I’m finally feeling a tiny bit better, so here we are. Hoping to get back to work on […]

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from our favorite little black bear! Emmett’s costume this year was inspired by one of our favorite “Rarrrr” books as he calls them, Welcome Home, Bear. My mom made his awesome costume and he was absolutely thrilled to spend the whole evening wandering around our friends’ neighborhood, growling […]

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Favorite Fall Books

Happy first day of fall! And happy Friday! I thought I’d share a few of our favorite fall books that we’ve just pulled out of storage. This stack of books is sitting in a small box at the base of Emmett’s bookshelf and we work our way through at least […]

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Happy Oktoberfest!

Ever since I’ve known Taylor, we’ve gone to the Oktoberfest. And I say THE, because even though it’s not the one in Germany, as far as we’re concerned, it’s the only Oktoberfest worth going to. Mt. Angel, the small community that hosts this annual event is a mere 15 minutes […]

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Alaska: Part Two

Here we go! Part Two of our awesome Alaskan adventure (catch up on Part One here). And I’m just going to go ahead and dive right into the fishing, because the two days we spent on the river were definitely at the top of my favorites list! Fly-fishing the Kenai […]