Monthly Archives: July 2012

Having Friends Over

After the washer/dryer debacle, we needed some help moving the old washer out of the space the new washer was going to occupy. Nate invited his friend from work, Blaine, over to help us move the washer and to have … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Me!

I turned 26 today! 25 was a really big year! I got married, passed the NAVLE, got a┬áreal job, graduated from veterinary school, moved halfway across the country, bought a car, got licensed as a veterinarian and started my dream … Continue reading

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Pinterest Food Experiment: Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cupcakes

I’ve been looking forward to making these since I first pinned the recipe months ago. What’s not to love? Cinnamon Toast Crunch, cupcakes, buttercream. Yum! They were a huge hit- at home, at Nate’s work and at my work. The … Continue reading

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Boomerang Bay at Carowinds

We decided to use one of our Fridays off to go to the waterpark at Carowinds. Admission is included in our season passes. We were even more excited to find out that season passes also include early entry to the … Continue reading

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… not for long!

Unfortunately, I forgot that Dexter + Rope Toys = Destruction.

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A New Toy!

One of the dangers of my job being inside a Petsmart is that I pass by lots of dog (and cat) toys every day on my way in and out of work. Luckily, I also get a discount on those … Continue reading

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Couch to 5k: Week 7, take 2

We got back on the wagon, for the most part. We petered out a little at the end of the week. Friday, instead of running in the morning, we went to the waterpark at Carowinds. We walked a lot and … Continue reading

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Pinterest Food Experiment: Parmesan Asparagus Spears

We bought asparagus at the grocery store essentially on a whim because it was on sale. Usually, I just pan roast asparagus with a little olive oil and some garlic, but we decided to try something a little different and … Continue reading

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Murphy’s Law

We were so excited about my shiny new paychecks, being a double income family and having alternate pay schedules (one of us gets paid every week) that I think we annoyed the universe. Because, this Sunday in the middle of … Continue reading

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Couch to 5k: Week 7, take 1

Oops. We totally botched this week between alternating heat advisories and downpours we got pretty much zero running in. Back on the wagon next week, we promise!

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