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Monthly Archives: February 2013

one thing at a time buddy

When Jake and I were first married, I worked as a travel agent at a local tour company in Anchorage. One of the perks of the job was the familiarization tours I was sent on to familiarize myself with the product. Barrow, Nome, Kotzebue, the Arctic Circle, Denali, river rafting, glacier cruises, I saw it…

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Since Miss B was born and I bought a fancy camera and fancy software, I rarely go through old images. It’s always about the latest and greatest. But one of the boys had been going through iPhoto and this gem was on my desktop. I honestly cannot stop laughing. Obviously I have not always been…

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and so it goes

We haven’t turned on the heat all winter. (Except when Grandma and Grandpa Oborn were here. Grandpa kept playing with the thermostat trying to help Grandma get comfortable. The temperatures here change pretty quickly and Grandma’s core temperature can be delicate. One day we’d have the air conditioner on and the next the heater.) Yesterday…

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Fabulous and Forty… but not there yet.

Lounging in bed this Saturday morning with Miss B. She’s likes to snuggle… as close to me as possible. Not NEXT to me, but on TOP of me. We have the bed to ourselves, but that doesn’t matter. My left hand can barely type, my arm is pinned between my body and hers. It’s a…

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on motherhood.

It’s 2:26am. I stayed up working to finish editing a session that I shot in Mobile, Alabama last weekend. I finished an hour ago. Even though I’m dead tired, I’m still up. I’m enjoying the quiet. I just perused the People Magazine that Sam bought me for Valentine’s Day. He and Jake ran to the…

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My World This Morning

Mornings are my favorite time of the day. With homeschooling there is no rush to wake, no rush to eat, no rush to get out the door. I never schedule any appointments until after noon. I like the slow pace. Jacob and Jake leave the house early. Before 6am. Jacob has seminary and then goes…

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