And the girl can RUN!

Kenzie 1st 1500m USATF meet

Exciting day! Perfect spring weather rolled in just in time for 8 year old Kenzie to run in her very 1st official track meet. No wind and beautiful weather of 60 degrees made it an ideal day for runners and us spectators. Kenzie ran the 1500 and did amazing. It was neat to see her […]

My Baby Girl is 7 – How did this happen?

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Crazy. I remember her birth like yesterday but somehow 7 years have flown by and my little premature girl born 1 month early is now in the 1st grade. The days are long but the years are short………….. Unbelievable. Here’s Kenzie today – celebrating her birthday and I just had to pull a few baby […]

The days are long but the years are short……

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And then came 1 st grade. I can hardly believe my little baby is growing up so fast. Luckily, Kenzie is CRAZY for school and has an unquenchable quest for knowledge. My non-stop reader couldn’t wait to head back to school and found being there a full day with lunch included THRILLING. Here’s the requisite […]

A winning night at the Dogwood Festival

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There’s nothing like a local summer fair. We hopped over to Phoenxiville’s annual Dogwood Festival on Thursday evening for a fun night out with the kids. The excitement of the crowds and the transformation of our ordinary park into a giant carnival atmosphere was thrilling for my kids. The expressions of pure joy on my […]

Kenzie’s Race Day Jitters – Then and Now

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And look how big she is now. Looks like that competitive spirit and focus before a race or swim meet has always been in her!

Olympic Dreams: Like Mother, Like Daughter

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It’s an Olympic year and I’m already feeling the excitement even though they are still 6 months away. I think of the Olympics and literally just FEEL for the athletes and families dreaming of competiting in the games and those who ultimately get there to represent their country. I remember my dreams of the Olympics […]

Merry Christmas!

Merry Merry! Are you exhausted? Hope everyone had a wonderful holiday! I’m exhausted but at the same time totally exhilerated by all the excitement and happiness. Can’t wait for 2012 and more new adventures! After a fabulous and non stop week of entertaining out of town guests, hosting parties for friends and family, and volunteering […]

Kenzie's new hairdo

Finally! We ditched the long locks for an adorable shoulder length bob. Hopefully this will eliminate the knots and the fighting.. and we’ll be able to get her hair in the swim cap easily. Just in time for her 1st swim meet tomorrow! She loved her first shampoo and wash at a salon too!

Kenzie’s new hairdo

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Finally! We ditched the long locks for an adorable shoulder length bob. Hopefully this will eliminate the knots and the fighting.. and we’ll be able to get her hair in the swim cap easily. Just in time for her 1st swim meet tomorrow! She loved her first shampoo and wash at a salon too!

Santa Before Thanksgiving…….Yes or No?

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We had snow before Halloween so why not Santa before Thanksgiving? Yes, kind of crazy I know. I’m not so about rushing life, but my cuties are only little once so I’m embracing the holiday spirit and going full steam ahead with their excitement this year. I do hate Christmas stuff out in stores before […]