NEW YEARS IN THE MOUNTAINS

The holidays this year was one for the books. Since I was on break from school for a month, I was able to sleep in…kind of. We spent a lot of time with family and friends, which is always my favorite part about the holiday season. My mom and I made Acacia’s Christmas stocking together,…

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HOLIDAY TRADITIONS

I’ve probably said it a million times, but I’m so stoked for Acacia’s first Christmas!! It marks the beginning of many years to come of playing Santa and holiday traditions, new and old. It’s true when they say the spirit of Christmas lies in the heart of children (“they” as in a movie a heard…

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CHRISTMAS TREE HUNTING

While we were in Riggins over Thanksgiving, we all made it a point to wake up early and go Christmas tree hunting! I had never done anything like this before, so it was “first” for all of us. All bundled up, we drove into the mountains in search of our first family tree! Acacia loves…

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THANKFUL

Hey there, it’s me, reporting to my readers with a super delayed Thanksgiving post. I’ve been sick, struggling to get through finals, and to top it off Acacia has been sick all week too. The whole family has been passing around this nasty stomach bug and it couldn’t have had more horrible timing. But, our…

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FALL WALKS + SOME THOUGHTS

Hey Everyone! On our days off we’ve been taking walks around the neighborhood a lot more than usual because the leaves are incredible right now and I don’t want to miss them before they fall! Our entire town is filled with vibrant red, orange, and yellow trees. It’s one of my favorite times of the year.…

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