Last Post of the Year 2013

The past couple weeks have been pretty busy. At my work we have been doing our end of the year evaluations for the staff and as a Supervisor that means a WHOLE lot of work and time. I ended up getting them all done in time and I’d say I passed mine so now that […]

30 Dec 2013


Dakota’s Birthday

Yesterday was Dakota’s 24th birthday!! It was really nice to have the whole day off work so we could hang out. We started the day off by sleeping in and then we got ready, open presents, and went to one of our favorite places ever – Texas Roadhouse! Afterwards we went to the Sprint store […]

8 Dec 2013


Confessions of a Newlywed

Okay so Dakota and I have been married for a year and a half now and we are still known as “newlyweds”. Being a newlywed is super fun but also has it’s challenges because we are still figuring things out and learning more and more about each other. So in honor of being a newlywed […]

3 Dec 2013


Being Grateful and Giving Thanks

As you all know today is Thanksgiving! At the beginning of the month I decided that every day I would write down what I was most grateful for that day. I really wanted to focus on the little things and things that happened that day. Everyone is grateful for their family, church, etc. but I […]

28 Nov 2013



So Dakota and I took some “family photos” the other day. It was a lot of fun and our photographer Debi was amazing 🙂 Check them out! Brought to you by the amazing Debi Rae Williams with Debi Rae Photography. Check out her Facebook page and website at debiraephotography.smugmug.com

14 Nov 2013


Love Language

This week at work was parent weekend which basically means that the parents and families of the girls get to come visit and do activities and group therapies and such. My mom gave a group on the 5 Love Languages and I kept hearing from a few different parents that it was an awesome group! […]

28 Oct 2013


Life As Of Late

Dakota has been spending his mornings at the gym lately. He found someone to lift with so now he actually goes every day! His gym partners name is Trevor and in the last couple of weeks they are practically a cute couple! I always tease Dakota about it because Trevor will call and talk to […]

8 Oct 2013



On Sunday Dakota and I decided to do something rather than watch a movie or go fishing. So we decided to go to Springdale! Springdale is a cute town just outside of Zion National Park and it has tons of shops and little restaurants. When we first got there we went to the Imax theater […]

4 Sep 2013


Nothing Fancy

School just started back up again! I signed up for classes and thankfully was able to test out of one of them so that lightened my load a bit 🙂 I am still taking Behavioral Neuroscience and Cognitive Psychology and working two and a half jobs! I still work at Sunrise and I still love […]

25 Aug 2013


Still Married and Seminar

That’s right! We are still married and just celebrated our 1st Anniversary 🙂 We are so cute! Unfortunately we didn’t really do anything haha. We are still poor newlyweds I guess and I was going on a week trip to Texas. Dakota did get me a very beautiful necklace though! I love it. I got […]

9 Aug 2013