Mother of Two (and a half), here we come!

There is no turning back now, Baby Girl is on her way and should be here by the end of the week! As excited/nervous as I am, it also makes me a little sad for Titan that his world is going to be completely rocked. I’m far less sad for Millie (my half child/golden retriever) as she has already survived the arrival of one baby, but Titan really has no idea how much his life is going to change.

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Finding the Finishes

There is this spot in our house that my husband built to be our new downstairs bathroom. It’s a scary, dark little room that I am afraid to set foot in mostly because it reminds me that it is taking much longer than we anticipated. Also because it hasn’t been wired for lighting yet and I am afraid of the dark empty bathroom hole…

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See ginger run

The decision to run a half marathon came from my bucket list: travel to Israel, win a pie eating contest, run a half marathon etc. I read about Revel and how beautiful and fast and, well, downhill the course was and finally decided that it was time.

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FOMO and 2 weeks to go!

Two of my favorite fall events are either going on right now or happening this coming weekend – the Utah State Fair and the Park City Balloon Festival, and I am super bummed to say that I will probably miss both of them! I love them so much, but I also have to admit that being 8 1/2 months pregnant is taking it’s toll on my body. As much fun as I have waddling around these days, I probably better take it easy and save my energy for chasing my crazy toddler around. BUT, if you aren’t about to have a baby, you should totally check out these fun family-friendly activities this week…

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Three Whims Book Club: Where’d You Go Bernadette

Where'd You Go Bernadette Book club pick

This quirky book was just the pick-me-up I needed exactly when I needed it. I will be honest, satire isn’t generally the genre I pick up when looking for my next read, but this peek into the life of Seattle parents had me cracking up… out loud… on the plane…

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