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day 14/30 days to kinder: farewell party

Tonight we had a farewell party with dear friends.  Cake, ice cream, and swimming – what could be better? Ice Cream with a toppings bar and Mind Over Batter cupcakes were a perfect combo.  Delishhhh! It was a wonderful evening…but not easy to say goodbye to our Arizona people.  Moving has it’s challenges for sure! We have […]

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day 6/30 days to kinder: BBQ with friends

The highlight of today was a BBQ and swimming fun with the Schotz family.  Always fun! Madelyn and Madison have been the best of friends since they were just babies.  The 2 of them have had hundreds of playdates over these last 5 years and share so many great memories.  We will surely miss this […]

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day 4/ 30 days to kinder: ‘i like me!’

Sometimes reading a book is the best together time. ‘I like me!’ by Nancy Carlson is a family favorite.   I love the message – it’s about a cheerful pig (Louanne) who has great self esteem, self acceptance, and self confidence. Louanne is her own best friend. She knows how to take care of herself […]

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day 2/30 days to kinder: movie night

RIO is far and away the girls’ favorite movie so it was an obvious choice for our countdown to kinder.  Madelyn begs me to watch it with her so it’s about time I say YES (like really yes…I’ll fully engage in this and not multitask 4 other projects at the same time). It turned […]

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