Author Archives: Jenn Nolen

Winter Hike

It’s been cold this winter so I was pretty excited when we had a warm day last week! It ended up being overcast and windy, so it was still cool, but temps officially reached 57 degrees! In celebration, I grabbed … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Tree Smash

Since the boys can’t eat the gingerbread creations we build, we let them smash them after Christmas. Sometimes they are a lot hardier than you’d think, but this one smashed pretty well!  

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Back to School

After a nice long break, it was finally time to dust off the school books and get back at it. The boys would never admit it, but I don’t think they were too upset to dig in again. In my … Continue reading

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2017 Year in Review

1. What did you do in 2017 that you’d never done before?  We took another family vacation. This time down South and then South-East. We visited New Orleans for the first time, among other places. I also started to learn Spanish … Continue reading

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Before Christmas Ends

I feel like I missed out on Christmas just a tad so I took some photos before taking everything down. I’ve had the same Christmas wreath for years and years and it looked so shabby that I had to take … Continue reading

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Christmas Tidings 2017

I’m so grateful that the joy, peace, truth, and beauty of Christmas isn’t really limited to one day a year! This year I started feeling a bit “off” on Christmas Eve-eve and by the day after Christmas I was full-on … Continue reading

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Christmas Season in Full Swing

I love this time of year so much! Two days after Thanksgiving, I had all of the Fall decor put away and all of the Christmas decorations in their places. But it’s not realllllly Christmas until you have a tree. … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving 2017

Tired from our trip, and wanting a full meal we could eat and enjoy, we decided to stay home on Thanksgiving. I made a spread of traditional T-Day foods and Karen and Tim joined us. Since it was a small … Continue reading

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Disney Trip 2017: Days 4, 5, and 6

Day 4: Epcot Epcot always has been and always will be my favorite park. I feel like I need an entire day just to enjoy the World Showcase! This time around we got a late start because we knew we’d … Continue reading

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Disney Trip 2017

We knew we’d be travelling to GA to see my new niece so Ben suggested we tack on a few days and drop by Disney, too. Day 1: Driving Our first day was just driving, driving, driving. We decided to … Continue reading

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