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Little Duck Arrives!!!

I meant for this to be a short version of the birth story, but, it ended up much longer.  If you are interested in a detailed birth story enjoy!  Or if you’d rather, just skip to the pictures at the bottom. Miah and I were planning on having a work day at Building BLOCS (my […]

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Boy or Grill!!! Gender Reveal Party

Our wonderful sister(in-law) offered to throw us a gender reveal party.  The basics went like this.  We had our sonogram on Monday.  We told the sonographer that we didn’t want to know then, but we wanted her to write it down for us and put the answer in an envelope.  Our little one however, made […]

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Wall Decor

Miah’s good friends Neil and Diane bought us this really cool bike print when we got married, I got Miah another bike/bird print for our “paper” one-year anniversary.  It took us a year to hang things up, but, we did it!  

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Cinco de Miah – Monday with Miah

October 5, 2012 – Cinco de Miah This potluck was full of tasty Miah themed treats. Many amazing things came to this event, however, I have no memory of things unless there is photographic evidence.  A few samples are above. I highly recommend the Pumpkin Fondue recipe if you have a spare pumpkin around after the […]

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Miah’s Feverish Birthday – A Coffin and a Chu-Chu

Miah turned 33 this week!  We spent the whole week celebrating.  We started off with a “Cinco de Miah” themed potluck — Somebodies clever, but we can’t remember who.  On Miah’s birthday we had a giant birthday feast with all the austin family.  We went to our birthday standby, Korea House.  Bulgogi, Duck, and Chop […]

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Who’d a Dunk It – Monday with Miah

I tell you what… If you have missed the last 2 Monday with Miah’s you have missed out.  The food this week was incredible.  The weather was hot, but not too bad, and the inflatable pool outside died quickly and made a wet mess, but, it cooled our feet first.  I’m working on getting some more […]

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The Salt Lake Chronicles: Packing Up

Our flight home left around 3 in the afternoon, so we had a little time in Salt Lake before heading home.  Jason and I went for a morning run.  Jason took us to Kneader’s for the famous bottomless French Toast.  It was delicious and despite it’s bottomlessness I only had one portion.  I will display a beautiful picture […]

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The Salt Lake Chronicles: Camping in Manti -or- The Raccoon Took the Cheese

We wrapped up our adventure laden trip to the Great Salt Lake with a visit to Manti, Utah.  My grandparents retired to Manti, which is where they grew up.  I don’t get to see them all that often, so it was great to visit and to finally be able to introduce Miah to them, my […]

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The Salt Lake Chronicles: The Art of Airsickness

Miah and I have ventured to the Salt Lake Valley for a week long vacation with my youngest brother Jason.  Our adventure, like many adventures, began with a plane ride, followed by a long layover, then a delay, delay, gate change, delay, and finally a barf bag worthy plane ride.  Miah says it was a […]

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Bite Me – Monday with Miah

Bite me – Or bite sized foods was the Memorial Day MWM theme.  I don’t know if it was the theme, the promise of a new leaderboard, or just that everyone had the day off, but, there was one amazing spread!  From super delicious jalapeño poppers, to fruit tarts, to BLTs made in bacon baskets and […]

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