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We are Godparents!

This post is way overdue, but we wanted to introduce our godson, L! He is the son of my very best friend L and her husband A. K and I were very excited about his birth and are honored to be godparents to him. We went to visit a few month’s after L’s birth and…

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Dancing Dog

When Maggie is unsure of something and is trying to get close, without totally committing to getting too close, she does the bob and weave dance. It’s hilarious. This video took place after she noticed the garter snake that we sometimes see around our yard go into these rocks. Of course, by the time we…

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Digging Dog

Funny video of Maggie digging in the dunes at Great Sand Dunes National Park. We don’t encourage her to dig any other time, but loved her reaction to being on the sand and did egg her on to get this entertaining video.

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A Colorado New Year

2013, you’ve been a great year. We bid you a fond farewell! Reflecting back on this past year, it’s amazing to think about everything we’ve seen and done and the move that we made from VA to CO. The memories and experiences of this year will stay with us forever and will be something we…

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First Christmas in Colorado

Christmas was so nice. My Dad came into town to celebrate with us. A couple weeks before Christmas, we looked around the house and realized that not decorating was just not going to work. The past few years we’ve used my Mom’s wreath stand to put up a decorated advent wreath, put out an antique…

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Thanksgiving in El Paso

This year we spent Thanksgiving in El Paso, Texas visiting my sister and her fiancé. Originally they were going to come to us in CO, but unfortunately her company would not grant her the time off. That is a whole other ridiculous story in and of itself, but suffice it to say that we changed…