What's Up Wednesday

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Today, I’m linking up with ShayShaefer and Mel for What’s Up Wednesday!
What we're eating this week: 
We wing it almost every night ever since Spencer quit diary, grains, beans and legumes. (Thankfully he splurges a few meals a week) But there's no way in heck I'm catering to that diet so I quit planning meals! haha We usually grill and it's simple and delish!
What I'm reminiscing about:
My sweet baby Jack who started KINDERGARTEN this week! Whaaaaaaah! Seriously I feel like it was just yesterday that he was this tiny:
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I wrote a little more here about him starting Kindergarten, but he loves it and we survived the first day :) He chose a maple donut for breakfast on his first day so we stopped at Bosa donuts before dropping him off.
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 Here he is at back to school night trying out his very own desk:
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What I'm loving: 
Our little Kate. She's three months and is now grabbing things, rolling over, and insisting on sleeping on her tummy. Sorry for the millions of pictures below :
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These guys are pretty cute too ;)
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What we've been up to:
My brother, James, and his cute little family came to visit us this weekend. Maddie's birthday was on Saturday, and we celebrated by going to a Dback's game.
These boys LOVE James and Maddie and Cavlin!
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Spiderman painted their faces - we are really good at finding Spiderman around town ;) This was the fourth Spiderman they've seen!
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Last week, we played hard with friends at the pool and at Urban Jungle!
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I've known all of these kid's parents since I was a kid :) Perks of moving back to Arizona :)
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We found a delicious pizza place that gives you a free slice of pizza on Tuesdays when you buy a drink. Jack was in heaven with this pizza that was bigger than his face!
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What I'm dreading:
Everything that I was dreading already happened, thank goodness.  I sent Jack to Kindergarten and I visited the dang DMV THREE TIMES!!!
The first time, I brought all the documentation the website said to bring but missed the teeny tiny note on the bottom of the page that said that I needed to bring my marriage license if I was married. The second time, I brought my marriage license and I finally got my az license but then I discovered today that they left out my last name and only printed my maiden name 😩😩😡😡After many hours of waiting and lots of curse words later, I went again for (hopefully) the last time. By the third drivers license picture they took of me I considered flipping the camera off 😏 Then when we got to the car, I realized I lost the keys so we had to go back in. Then when we finally found the keys and drove away, I realized that we left Kate's blanket. Maybe the universe was mad that I lied about my weight??? 🤷🏼‍♀️😆 
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What I'm working on:
Fixing my blog. I used photobucket as a 3rd party hosting site for all of my photos on my blog in 2014 and 2015 and now they won't allow 3rd party hosting unless you pay $400 a year so all of my photos are being held hostage. I've gotta convert 2 years worth of blogging photos which is going to take so. much. time. My goal is to have it done by Christmas and then to print out my blog so I at least have a hard copy. Curious what you bloggers use for photos, and if you converted your blog to a website, how you did it? I'm so clueless when it comes to this kind of stuff and what the best long term solution is for keeping a blog.
What I'm excited about:
Monsoon season! It rained a ton on Sunday night and Monday morning, and when I asked David what he wanted to do after we dropped Jack off at school, he said he wanted to go for a walk! (then clean the floors, then do the dishes, then watch tv - he cracks me up!) It was 76 degrees at 9 in July in Arizona - a miracle.
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I found this in a box I unpacked - an unused birthday gift from my great grandma given to me on my 7th birthday! Jack and David enjoyed their painting activity from their great great grandma!
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What I'm watching:
I watch Friends while I nurse (I'm on the last season now!) and Spencer and I started the 3rd season of 24.
What I'm reading:
Still nothing since I had Kate #readingfail
What I've been listening to:
The La La Land Soundtrack! Love it!
What I'm wearing: 
My mom just got me this blouse that I love for an early birthday present. (Please excuse the bathroom clutter :) I also just bought this nursing friendly dress that I love! It's so comfortable that it feels like I'm wearing pajamas :)
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What I'm doing this weekend: 
Celebrating my sister's birthday! She and my mom are coming to town for her birthday!
What I'm looking forward to next month:
As much as I was dreading sending Jack to Kindergarten, I am really looking forward to sending David to preschool. He is so ready and I am sooooo ready to send him ;)
Bonus Question: What's your favorite thing about summer?

1 comment:

  1. I loved La La Land! The music is so great! Love all the pics of your kiddos! So precious!