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Around Town

Spirit of Boise Balloon Festival

For the past four years, Chase and I have attempted to watch the hot air balloons during the Spirit of Boise festival. One way or another, every attempt was failed!  Either we would wake up to the alarm to go and hit snooze one too many times, or the balloons would weather cancel.  This year, I planned to meet my friend Megan and her little guy so I knew I wouldn’t have an excuse to just curl back up in bed and go back to sleep.  And the weather seemed decent, so I  ...

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Fashion, Style

A Fall Inspired Photoshoot

This last week I got to be a part of our monthly apparel photoshoot for work.  It was so much fun!  Our locations included downtown Boise, the Idaho Penitentiary, and a few more spots near and in Idaho City.   Here’s one of my favorite outfits- it’s such a “me” combination!  I love throwing a masculine jacket over a girly dress or pairing it with a skirt.  That’s just me!  (And this dress and jacket happens to be on promotion this  ...

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Family, Uncategorized

4 Months

This little stinker is 4 months old today!  She has found her feet, loves to chew her hands, and is always rolling over.  Lucy is always moving and still can’t seem to grasp the concept of napping.  Our days are definitely getting busier with this little one!

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Around Town

Western Idaho Fair

Fair time is always bittersweet to me.  It is such a classic summer time event, yet it also signifies the closing of my favorite season.  But it is always so fun to walk around and see the exhibits, animals, and do some good ole’ people watching!  This year, it was fun to walk around and introduce Lucy to the fair.  She mostly snoozed in her stroller but when she was awake she had this wide eyed look of bewilderment on her face!  And of course we had to get a little family photoshoot  ...

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