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Canterbury Tales: a trip to the RenFest

Fall isn’t really fall for me unless I go to the KC RenFest, I’ve been practically every year since I was 10 or 11. This year I went with my sister and brother-in-law and the kids and we had a … Continue reading

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Three going on thirteen

Peanut turns three next week, crazy I know. As with every birthday, I took some photos so my sister can have a new one for her wall. This year we went to the house of a family friend who still … Continue reading

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Art en plein air

I’ve been working at The De Soto Explorer¬†for a little more than a year now, which means it’s getting to the point where I’m covering the same events for the second time. I must say that it’s kind of a … Continue reading

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Fourth of July: a good excuse for extended family to get together and blow things up

As I said, my dad’s family has a huge get together every year for the Fourth, and I do mean huge. My dad’s generation has 18 first cousins in it (my dad is one of eight) and just those eight … Continue reading

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Water babies

Every year my dad’s side of the family has a huge Fourth of July cook-out/family reunion. The same people host it each year and luckily for the kiddos, they have an above ground pool. My sister took my niece and … Continue reading

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We went to the chapel & she got married!

The past few days (and months really) I’ve had the honor of being a bridesmaid for my long-time friend Katie. She and I have been friends for more than a decade now, bonding over our love of classic movies and … Continue reading

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Family time is fun time

Our late family Christmas was a lot of fun. We played my niece’s new game, baked cookies and about a million other things.

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