Tuesday, November 30, 2010

already?... really?

5 months old

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Weight 14.6 lbs. 17%

Height 26.5 in. 76%

Head 16.3 in. 9%

Sladie babie,

I love you and I know you certainly love me because you want me to hold you ALL the time.

Please stop growing up and stay my smooshy little yummy ball of love forever... please!

Thursday, November 25, 2010

"National Lampoons" Thanksgiving!

Yes, that’s right I said National Lampoons Thanksgiving… NOT Christmas!
why, one might be asking?... My Mom and Dad came all the way from Ut. to little ol’ Moscow for Thanksgiving Exciting right! :)… Here is why… My Mom and Dad hit a huge snow storm on there way up here and got in a car accident rolled the car three times the drive here took 2+ days {instead of the normal 10 hour drive} than… My Dad was like a little boy on Christmas all over again because he was planning to go fishing a few days while visiting me. {I guess northern Idaho has amazing fishing.} Turns out… We were told the fishing right now was HORRIBULE because of the weather!
that's why... anything that could go wrong did go wrong!

All-n-all I am so so so thankful my Mom and Dad walked away from the accident! My Mom and Dad truly and honestly are my best pals. I am SO glad they were able to come and spent Thanksgiving day with us!

-xoxo

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I love, love, love cooking with my mom!
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Happy Thanksgiving
~love you M and D!

Monday, November 22, 2010

Hair cut

everytime this sweet little vanila swirl of mine gets his hair cut it's a freaking RODEO!
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Friday, November 19, 2010

My smily Sladie baby!

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Thursday, November 18, 2010

Truly and honestly....

the best $1.20 I've ever spent!
I about died and went to heaven when I found these at the local thrift store!
Aren't you dying to see them on my Sladie baby?
.. give him a year and they'll fit!

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Every day

Cowboy boots
Gun
Buzz backpack
Blankey
He packs up and says "Byyyyye love you!"
And I say "See ya! Love you!"

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

Thank You Military!

Back in my single days I knew one thing would be certain in my future husband… I said I would NEVER EVER marry someone who was in the military. It flat out scared me! I know I am a needy person and I KNEW I could NEVER handle my husband being deployed. Whelp… Here I am married to a military man He may not be a veteran {yet} But He is in the military and I honor and love that about Aaron. Ever since I met Aaron and his family I have fallen in love with our country and have a huge appreciation for all the men and women who sacrifice SO much for everyone who lives in America. I am grateful for my dad, Aaron’s dad & for Aaron because they all three served our country!
Happy Veterans' Day!
{Aaron being sworn in by his Dad}
This was at Governors Day in 2007......
Waaaaay back in the day when it was just Aaron & Angela combo!....
Was there ever a time when it was just he and I?.... not really!
I was pregnant here!
2 months being newlyweds and 2 months being pregnant! :)

Monday, November 8, 2010

Pumpkin doughnut muffins

batter:
10 T. butter
3 C. flour
2 1/2 t. baking powder
1/4 t. baking soda
1 t. coarse salt
1/2 t. nutmeg
1/4 t. allspice
1/3 C. buttermilk
1 1/4 C. pumpkin puree
3/4 C. brown sugar
2 large eggs
sugar coating:
3/4 C. sugar
2 1/2 t. cinnamon
1/4 C. butter
In a medium bowl whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, nutmeg, and allspice. In a small bowl, whisk together buttermilk, and pumpkin. In a large bowl, using an electric mixer, beat butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs, one at a time, scraping down bowl as needed. With mixer on low, add flour mixture in three additions, alternating with two additions pumpkin mixture, and beat to combine. Butter and flour 12 muffin tins.
Cook for 30 min. @ 350 degrees
Let muffins cool. Brush all over with butter, then toss in sugar mixture.
enjoy!
356 calories per muffin