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Creek Day

Our field is so overgrown right now which makes it a pain to traverse, but we decided to face it so that we could check on the creek. You’d think, after 6 years of living here, that we’d have a … Continue reading

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Elephant Rock

Where did May run off to? I swear it was here just a moment ago! Ben and I took the boys to Elephant Rock State Park with some friends. We had such a nice time. It was a perfect day. … Continue reading

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Nolen Family Vacation 2017: Days 14 and 15

Friday, April 28th Homeward Bound We got up and were packed and ready to go at a good time. We’d planned on stopping at Rock City, but they closed at 6 and we didn’t arrive until 6:30. There was still … Continue reading

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Yard Work, Yard Work, Yard Work

That has been our theme lately. Ever since our addition, we’ve been doing a lot to recover our yard. The machines that were driven back and forth tore up the yard horribly. We did a lot of grunt work filling … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2017

We decided to go to the Botanical Gardens – along with the majority of people in the St. Louis area, apparently! It was busy! The boys and I were here about 6 weeks ago, but so much has changed since … Continue reading

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Rock Out

Luke performed in his end-of-season-show this past Saturday. I’m really proud of all the hard work he put in! He played electric guitar on several songs and bass on several songs. I was really impressed with his bass-playing because he … Continue reading

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Nolen Family Vacation 2017: Day 13

Thursday, April 27th Universal Today we got an even later start. We lounged around the house, played in the pool, did some laundry, and then visited a couple of the large gift shops in the area. It’s right about this … Continue reading

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Nolen Family Vacation 2017: Day 12

Wednesday, April 26th Universal Day 2 Today we slept in a bit. Chelsea and Nate had to head back home so we spent the morning with them before they left. We arrived at Universal around noon. First thing we did … Continue reading

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Nolen Family Vacation 2017: Day 11

Tuesday, April 25th Universal Studios We’re big Harry Potter nerds here so Universal was so exciting for us. Years ago, when we went to Disney, we all had a good time, but we’ve never been super huge Disney fans so … Continue reading

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Nolen Family Vacation 2017: Day 10

Monday, April 24th Honeymoon Island We ate a quick breakfast at the golf course and then made our way to Honeymoon Island. Despite a good start, we still didn’t arrive until quarter to 4. We drove to the North lot … Continue reading

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