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Summer Wednesday

This morning the girls’ music practice took two and a half hours, and so we ended up skipping summer camp. That was actually a really great thing for me because it meant a lot less walking and carrying Ammon around, … Continue reading

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chair contest

This morning I took Ammon on some errands with me. I took him to refill some olive oil containers we have and then to the store. I initially felt bad for not taking him somewhere specifically for kids, but he thought … Continue reading

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Ammon’s new hoop

The highlight of today was family home evening. Abe has been dreaming of getting Ammon a mini-basketball hoop for a loong time, and he finally found a good excuse. He taught a lesson on the joy of making others happy, … Continue reading

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June Sunday

I went to Sacrament meeting today, and afterward Abe and I took Ammon straight home. He has been sick for several days and we did not want to expose the other nursery kids to his germs. After putting Ammon down, … Continue reading

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post-illness Saturday

Yesterday I either had the flu or some sort of food poisoning. I also had to take the glucose test in the morning, and on top of the constant sharp pain whenever I walk, all of those things combined to … Continue reading

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catch-up: Summer routines

I am dying to be caught up on the blog so I can blog daily instead of retrospectively. During our trip, we did not have much internet access and we were short on blogging time. When we came home, I … Continue reading

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An Ode to Abe (of the bloggish-prose variety, on the occasion of our seven year anniversary)

Can I just type a series of superlatives? Because that’s what Abe is to me. He is the kindest. Did I ever record the time he came home after a long day, took over the kids, put them to bed, … Continue reading

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7th Wedding Anniversary

Monday was our wedding anniversary! We spent most of it…cleaning. Well, Abe and my mom cleaned, the kids played in our kiddie pool and ran around the neighborhood, and I sat on a chair and tried to recover from the … Continue reading

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Home again

On Sunday we got up early to make the long drive back home. We really did not make any memorable stops, other than getting lost in Las Vegas looking for gas. It took us forty-five minutes to find and pump … Continue reading

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Disneyland

Ah, Disneyland. One of my favorite places on earth. It was so nice to visit again, even if I did end up basically crippling myself by walking for twelve hours on a pulled groin muscle. (The doctor told me this … Continue reading

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