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Valentine’s Day

I’m such a sucker for this holiday. I don’t usually expect to get things, but I think it’s a fun excuse to do something special for the person you love. This year I decided to get creative and make Thomas a card by crocheting a heart and gluing the word “Love” underneath the hear. It… Continue reading Valentine’s Day

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Christmas Update

Our Christmas was so nice. We stayed home, just the three of us. Christmas is a lot calmer since living in Portland. Our families are in California and we haven’t had them here to celebrate the holidays with us… yet. One of our traditions for Christmas morning is opening our stockings in bed. I love… Continue reading Christmas Update

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Hunting for the perfect tree

The Sunday after Thanks Giving we decided to get our Christmas tree! Since moving to Oregon, we have started the tradition of cutting down our own Christmas tree. It’s so much fun to walk through all the trees searching for the perfect one. We inadvertently ended up going to the tree farm we went to… Continue reading Hunting for the perfect tree

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Pumpkin Patch Adventures 

We went to the pumpkin patch that’s not too far from our house on Saturday. It was such a perfect fall day! It was gloomy out, but the weather was great. We even got warm when the sun decided to break through the clouds.  Growing up, going to a pumpkin patch basically meant going to… Continue reading Pumpkin Patch Adventures