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Oh, Sunday.  Sunday, Sunday, Sunday.  Just… why? You’re nothing like your free-spirited sister, Saturday. Though you are a bit kinder than Miss Monday, who is really just a nasty hag, if I’m being honest. So… I hope your Sunday is treating you well, and that you are having a most fantastic weekend so far! It […]

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Holy Mama am I tired.  I hope you are having a great weekend so far! I’m writing this Saturday night, after spending the day on five hours of sleep running around visiting family, and taking my Little Bit and my Bean, both toddlers, for the day.  This included sitting in the sun in 108 degree […]

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I spent a long weekend in LA recently with one of my dearest of friends.  We had a fantastic time checking out the city, eating AMAZING food and wandering around like tourists.  He lives there, so I made him a tourist in his own town 🙂 I am falling madly in love with Los Angeles, […]

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Happy Friday! I am SO looking forward to this day being over quick so that tomorrow comes and I can get to LA already! I probably shouldn’t be so eager to get out of town since I was just in Pinetop last weekend. BUT. Well, I really got nothin’ by way of an excuse. I’m […]

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WOW. It’s done. I did it.  Phoenix Summit Challenge 2013: You are conquered!! Honestly, I feel like yesterday happened days ago because it took so much out of me.  What an adrenalin rush! Let’s start with some numbers, shall we? Start time: 5:20 a.m. Total time: 11 hours, 18 minutes (with drive time) Total summits […]

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Hey there! We are less than one week away from the Phoenix Summit Challenge 2013, and I’m getting a little nervous.  My hiking partner had to bow out at the last minute, so it is just me.  On my own.  Well, sort of.  I’ll have all the other hikers there to keep me on pace, […]

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HOORAY for October! It’s one of my favorite months.  Between all of the birthdays this month, our annual Pumpkin Party, and the fact that it’s finally Autumn, I’m seriously giddy! The temperatures in Phoenix really start cooling down now, and there is a chill in the air at night that is quickly making the heat […]

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