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Family Pictures

A couple weekends ago my mother-in-law retired. A few months ago the whole family started scheming to surprise her with making the trip to Muscatine to celebrate and take family pictures on the weekend she retired. 123 more words

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#14 - Drink a fine French champagne

There’s nothing quite like champagne when it comes to a big celebration. Except I wouldn’t know, as I’ve been drinking sparkling wine all these years. Because when your budget maxes out at $30, it’s faux-champagne or no champagne, and bubbles (even if they aren’t French) add a certain sparkle to a celebration. 558 more words


#5 - National Museum of Australia

After three weekends in a row in Queensland and a weekend in bed with the worst cold I’ve ever had, I was super excited to finally be in Canberra and feeling human. 387 more words

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Ten Months into 30 before 30

1. Cook 30 new recipes 83/30 I made 9 new recipes this month!

75. Cozy Hummus Bowl (Isa Does It)
76. Fusilli with Creamy Summer Vegetable Sauce (One-Dish Vegan) 436 more words


On Writing

As a part of my 30 before 30 challenge, I decided to spend a little bit time each day re-evaluating long-held beliefs. After all, if you don’t occasionally question your beliefs, how do you know if you still believe them? 506 more words

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Kingda Ka

I am going home soon to visit with my family and we live a short five hours away from Six Flags, New Jersey. Home to Kindga Ka, currently the tallest roller coaster in the United States. 90 more words

Bucket List



My surgery is scheduled for July 13th at 9:00AM.  I have to be at the hospital at 7:00AM.

In other news, because my FMLA is running out, I’m going back to work tomorrow.   45 more words

Mission 101