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Month: December 2011

Kick-Start Fitness Final Check-In

Posted in Family, and Fitness

It’s hard to believe that we’ve come to the end of our December Kick-Start Fitness challenge.  It’s been fun blogging through December with my fellow bloggers.  I’m heading into the New Year with the confidence that I ended the year on a good note when it comes to fitness.  I plan on carrying the momentum into the new year. As I noted last week, having a new dog who is use to walks has definitely helped me work at getting back into shape physically.  We’re continuing to have multiple walks per day.  Normally, I’m walking Wiley by myself, but sometimes…

Munchkin’s Truck: Project Maize and Blue

Posted in Family, and In the Garage

Thanks to some monetary gifts from family as well as hard work on Munchkin’s part, Munchkin is now the proud owner of a project truck. For Christmas, D and I wrapped up a goody box filled with car care items for Munchkin. Some items were picked up for free (or close to it) after Thanksgiving while others were picked up inexpensively right before Christmas. On top, we placed a small box which contained a nice keychain that held the truck keys. When she realized that she was the official owner of the truck, she squealed with delight. It was a…

A Little after Christmas Photo Shoot

Posted in Family, and Photography

Prior to knowing that Daddy was going to have another back surgery, we picked up a nice dress for Munchkin to wear to the Marine Corps Ball.  Well, we ended up not being able to make it to the Ball which disappointed Munchkin as she wanted to wear her pretty new dress.  I told her we’d do a little mini photo shoot so she could wear her dress.  Time got away from us, so we didn’t get her little photo shoot until today.  The temperature was a little cooler, so she wore a wrap for the pics.  It was totally…