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Thanksgiving in Big Bear

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We did something a little different for Thanksgiving this year.  We rented a cabin in Big Bear with the Flores' for two nights for Thanksgiving.  After a very crazy and hectic month for all of us, we were very excited to get away for two nights.  We mostly ate and relaxed :)  The cabin had a hot tub so we definitely took advantage of that as well.  It was so relaxing.

The kids had a blast running around the huge yard and exploring and playing with sticks :)


 I LOVE this picture of these two :)  Best buds since birth!


My boy would not put down his sticks and take a picture with me, but my sweet girl did :)



Danny and Jolene
She's beautiful, both on the inside and out :)
When we hang out with the Flores' we always have fun.  We played games and had a couple of dance parties.  All of our dinners include me and Danny dancing at least a few times, lol.  You have to take time out to dance!


 Even though the temps up there weren't really that cold, we kept a fire going most o…

Ethan turns FIVE

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I can't believe I have a five year old.  Ethan woke up on his birthday to one very BIG surprise.  After opening a few gifts inside we led him outside with his eyes closed to find this....

A 12 foot trampoline :)  I've been wanting to get one for the kids, and I found a great deal on this at the perfect time.  To say he was thrilled would be a huge understatement.  He literally played on it ALL DAY LONG.  I don't know how he had the energy!  Both of the kids are loving it and I am glad we got them one.





Ethan's birthday was on a Thursday and he didn't have school, so I let him choose where he would like to go to lunch.  His choice: Chick fil et.  I guess I should be glad he's a cheap date :)


I wasn't going to throw Ethan a birthday party, we were going to take a year off, but the kid starting talking about how badly he wanted a birthday party about 4 months ago, so being the sucker that I am I put together a little something for him.  There was no theme, and …