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    Hello and welcome!

    My name is Becca and I am a stay at home mom to two little balls of energy! I love photography, crafts, simple living, cooking, home decorating, and so much more! So come on in, take off your shoes, grab a cup of coffee and stay awhile!

Here it is, 5 days until school is out for the summer. It seems like just yesterday he was starting his first day of school!┬áJake is already asking about what we are going to do to fill up the days (even he understands how difficult it’s going to be, haha). So we sat down and made our traditional summer bucket list! Hopefully we get to cross off most of the things on the list this year!

I’m so excited! I’m out of school, the kids are out of school! I hope that this is a summer of fun stuff, photos, blogging, relaxing, and time together!

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I’m going to just sneak these in here and pretend like nothing is amiss. This post is totally not a month late. Nah, that doesn’t sound like me at all!

In my defense I am eyeballs deep in school and extra learning. I hope to look back at all these posts about how much school is sucking in all my time like a black hole and say it was worth it because I have an awesome job in my chosen field. We’ll see! Until then…

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It’s crazy to think that this awesome park is just a little over an hour away from Tulsa. It seriously feels like another world!

I’m kind of sad to say that this was the first real hike we took the kids on. Jonathan works so much, Emma is such a klutz and Jake is such a home body that we have just been putting it off for way to long! Finally we just decided to do it! We packed the car with an awesome little picnic (we forgot the blanket but that didn’t matter), and drove to Natural Falls State Park! It was a perfect day for it! Everyone else thought so too so there was quite a few people there but that didn’t bother us in the slightest! The kids traversed the trails like rock stars! And Emma is begging to go camping for real! I’m so excited to maybe have a little buddy who likes nature as much as I do!

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We spent spring break just enjoying time around the new house. The weather was getting warmer and so we played outside a lot. The kids decided that they wanted to make homemade cake pops, so we did! I think this little activity is what made them both decide what they want to be when they grow up. Emma wants to run a bakery, she is going to name it Nu Nu’s Bakery and is going to specialize in cupcakes. Jake will have his main restaurant right next door to her bakery. It will be located in France (he’s informed me that since he wants his main restaurant in France he will have to learn French so I will have to learn French). It will serve fish hamburgers and orange juice and milk, but no water. And for dessert they can have a choice of one of Emma’s yummy cupcakes. He also said that as soon as his restaurant in France takes off that he will then have restaurants all over the world.:)So cute! I am going out to buy him a cookbook soon and I am going to have him start cooking one or two meals a month for us. I will have him pick the meal he wants to cook, go to the grocery store an pick out all the ingredients (this is something that not even Jonathan can do, I have yet had him bring home a good avocado, haha), and then cook it. He’s so excited! I’m also going to teach Emma to bake cupcakes (wish us luck, I am an awful baker).

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