New Years Celebrations

We had a wonderful New Years this year! Chris and I hosted the New Years Eve celebration and my grandparents hosted the New Years Day celebration. I got our of my comfort zone on NYE and made my first lasagnas and Dutch apple pies! I also made fettucine alfredo, salad and bread. We spent the…

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Christmas 2014

Chris and I had such a wonderful marathon of Christmas celebrations. Over the last few days I have been reminded of the blessing of family. As we think about starting our own family (someday in the very distant future), more than anything I am proud of the heritage we have to pass down through our…

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Christmas Tree Adventure

This weekend Chris and I got to go Christmas Tree hunting for the very first time! It has always been tradition in my family to go out to a tree farm near my parents house and cut down our own tree. Chris and I have adopted that tradition into our family. My family and Chris…

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Our First Thanksgiving

This year for Thanksgiving Chris and I were so sad to hear that he was scheduled to work a mandatory day. I wanted to make sure we got to make Thanksgiving all that it could be before he had to leave. I hosted a Thanksgiving breakfast for Chris’ family in the morning. I made waffles,…

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