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Easter Dinner!

Saturday evening my brothers and I all got together at my mom’s for an Easter dinner. A perfect ending to a pretty perfect day! My mom baked a ham, made a new baked macaroni and cheese recipe, green bean casserole … Continue reading

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Beachin’ & Shoppin’

Thursday evening, we departed for a great vacation at the beach with our friends Tara and Rick. Even after arriving at almost 11pm, the night would not have been complete without a very tastings of beer! Friday morning, we were … Continue reading

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Christmas Celebrations

Beginning Christmas Eve, Ben and I started our celebrations with family. Over the past few years, we’ve started a tradition and get to spend special times with all of our families. On Christmas Eve we headed to Sanford for gifts, … Continue reading

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The 3rd Annual Stafford Cookie Swap!

The 2008 Holiday season has officially begun with our 3rd Annual Cookie Swap. Ben and I were so excited to be hosting it again this year since we’ve moved into our new house. Not only did we have a ton … Continue reading

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Ballet, Bowties and Brews

This has been a pretty fun weekend so far and we’ve been busy!! Friday after work, we braved the rain and headed to Sanford to see Laura in the Nutcracker. She was a gum drop and a clown this year…and … Continue reading

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Peak City Grill

Saturday my parents came over to our house and had appetizers and champagne and then took us out to dinner at Peak City Grill. I have been dying to try this restaurant since so many people have given it great … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Graduate!

This past Sunday, Ben officially graduated with the first part of his degree in Network Technology. After 3 years of working full time and taking classes, I couldn’t be more proud of all of his hard work. We hosted a … Continue reading

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The Big 5-0 Birthday

This year was my mom’s big 50th birthday party. It was my dad’s too, but he wasn’t interested in having a big party as he had a big suprise for this 40th. My brother and I started planning this party … Continue reading

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