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Monthly Archives: April 2010

I’m not a failure after all.

And I have Dani to thank for that. Two nights ago I cried before going to sleep. I felt overwhelmed. I felt like a quitter. I had determined I was a failure. I’ve wanted to do a triathlon for 12 years. Twelve Years. And I haven’t done one. There are always reasons. Always excuses. I…

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*Picture courtesy of Joshua Paxton Earle For the sake of full disclosure I must admit that the biggest loser contest ended yesterday. I am not the biggest loser. I lost 23 pounds. And I get a C+ for effort. I lost all focus two months ago. This time I’m not going to blame it on…

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I love this little girl.

I don’t have time to blog. I’m trying to remember where I found the time to blog daily. I have 5 photo shoots sitting in my queue waiting to be edited. It’s my favorite thing to do, editing pictures. I love taking them too. But I needed a time out. I needed to take a…

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A Glimpse

Today was Jake’s first day back to work after his week off. I was sad to see him go. Sadder still when he texted me to let me know he was heading to Anchorage to hold alert there because the weather was so crummy here. It feels weird in the house without Jacob or Jake….

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At his feet.

Our trip to Anchorage was dually purposed. All importantly we took Miss B to the temple to be sealed to our family for time and all eternity. Secondly, we watched Jacob swim at the Junior Olympics. It was thrilling. He shaved seconds off his freestyle events and qualified for finals in his 100 yard backstroke….

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Together Forever

Today was my eldest sister’s birthday. It was also Lily’s birthday, she’s my niece. Happy Birthday! And from today forth it will also be known as the day Miss B was sealed to our family, for all eternity. Tammy and Lily and Miss B will have this day in common for the rest of their…

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