Busy Time of Year

Yes, this time of the year is usually busy for most people. However, in my house, it’s busier than ever! December 13 is John’s birthday. December 19 is our anniversary December 25 is Christmas. December 31 is New Year’s Eve. January 10 is my birthday! It’s crazy! John and I decided that starting this year (well, next year technically) we are going to start putting about $50 per paycheck (so $100 a month) away in savings. This way, we’ll have roughly $1,200 each year to spend on Christmas/birthday/anniversary gifts! I hope we can do that because it would make everything […]

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… and a Happy New Year!

Ah…. Christmas came and went and it was a decent day for me We ended up having to get up super early, 6AM, to start the ham as it needed to be slow-cooked for 8 hours and we had planned on eating at 2PM. After John started the ham, I made breakfast, which was cinnamon rolls and they were decent. We opened our presents with our friend Nate who had spent the night and was staying all day with us. Got some great gifts! I was really surprised with what John’s mom got me! It was the Nikon camera! John […]

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Total Eclipse of the Heart

I can’t believe Christmas is getting so near :D I am super excited to cook dinner for the first time! And by dinner I mean Christmas dinner… I make dinner on a quite regular basis :p This is the first year that I won’t be home with the family back in Wisconsin for the holidays. It does make me quite sad to think that I won’t be able to see everyone, but guess what? I will! We are planning to use Yahoo! Messenger to webcam with the fam back home! :D Our computer (well, it is technically John’s) apparently won’t […]

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‘Tis the Season

Who went shopping on Black Friday?? At American Eagle we called it “green friday” and I’m not sure why. lol I had to work early and we didn’t get paid until today so I didn’t get to do any shopping. Oh well. I have yet to shop on a Black Friday anyway I guess it can wait til at least next year! :p Oh! And, finally put up the Christmas theme! Ya like? So I just took off my wedding band, engagement ring, and my promise ring. My fingers are starting to get swollen from the pregnancy and I figure […]

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Getting in the Holiday Spirit

**EDIT** So, yeah I changed the theme today. Tired of the plain fall colors one but not quite ready for the Christmas one, so here ya go! **/EDIT** Baby shower is today! I’m just waiting a little bit longer to go get one of my work friends and then we’ll be heading to April’s to set up!! I just wanted to blog quick, so I’ll return comments later!!!! So I’m sitting here in the living room watching my husband put up Christmas lights. How I LOVE Christmas time! I made a Christmas theme for the site and I am killing […]

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