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Logic, Love, & Learning through Trials (particularly open heart surgery for our little Lily)

8 Weeks ago (July 2nd) Michelle took Lily in for a 4 month routine baby checkup. Our amazing pediatrician heard a very slight heart murmur and told Michelle that she just needed to take Lily in for a precautionary appointment … Continue reading

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Small and Simple Moments of Happiness

Some moments just make an inexplicable impression. Those moments usually come when I am with friends or family or when I am quiet and alone and reading or thinking. I had one of those moments last Saturday when Michelle and … Continue reading

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Happiness: FHE- Family Hunting Endeavors

For a couple weeks in August my whole family got together. It was super fun. One of the highlights was catching a snake in my mom’s fish pond. I am sure every family has their unique way of accomplishing a … Continue reading

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(F)unhappiness: GMAT (Gray Matter Atrophying Today)

A few months ago we decided to use our spare time to study for the GMAT for fun- as opposed to being like the rest of the world who watch awesome TV shows. We ordered our study books and took … Continue reading

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Happiness: When mom comes home

Every morning I sneak into Liam’s room and find him standing at his crib, sucking his thumb, and then he breaks out his morning smile and I scoop him up. We then sneak out of his room and he presses … Continue reading

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Happiness: A sleeping baby

Few things are more stressful and gut wrenching than a crying, screeching, yelling, loud, squealing baby that won’t stop or can’t be soothed, especially throughout the night after a long day. Every mom and dad should be able to relate. … Continue reading

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Spontaneous Date- What to do at City Creek?

We found ourselves without plans for date night (as in my previous plan wasn’t cool enough), so we decided to go on a spontaneous trip to downtown Salt Lake City and check out the new City Creek Center across from … Continue reading

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February Month in Review

Finished De-Junking Project Finallly finished the de-junking project and took over 200 items to the DI or gave them away. It got easier as I progressed. The first 20 or so items that we went through was very difficult, but … Continue reading

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Happiness: Realizing the world is full of good people

Walking the streets of New York and watching people, sometimes meeting their gaze and sometimes just watching them walk tuned into their iPod and out of the world around them, passing hundreds of people and sitting with them in the … Continue reading

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Catching Fish- Deep Sea Fishing in Florida

2 years ago I donated to a charity raffle and the winning prize was a deep sea fishing trip with a high ranking VP of a Fortune 500 company. After a lot of back and forth the date was set … Continue reading

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