Category Archives: Celebrations Of All Kinds

Rachael’s Final Thoughts

Even though we’ve been home for a while now, I wanted to do one final post just to sum things up.  I couldn’t close out the Austin blog with a post about Colorado.  That just isn’t right. Even though the … Continue reading

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“Give ‘Em A Quack For That!”

Dad and DW made another trip to Austin to celebrate Dad’s birthday.  We were all stoked that Dad is healthy and able to really enjoy this birthday. Because Dad has really been watching what he eats, neither one of them … Continue reading

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Home for the Holidays

Trav and I went home to spend the holidays with our families…minus my mom and the OK/DE Gates.  We arrived in Atlanta on my birthday and went straight to Ed & Tracey’s house.  We were greeted by the whole family, … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Carving

Breanna, a friend from work, had a pumpkin carving party so Trav and I grabbed a pumpkin, a bottle of wine and joined in on the fun. We met some really cool people and she had a platter food that … Continue reading

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The Wedding Trifecta: Part 3 of 3

Wedding Weekend #3: Blake & Erin…aka The Culmination of Awesomeness As usual, the flight attendants at the airport made several announcements about it being a full flight and how to properly stow your carry-on items.  They made empty threats about not … Continue reading

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The Wedding Trifecta: Part 2 of 3

Wedding Weekend #2: Alexa & Cameron The next wedding weekend had a much less eventful flight, but it was full of funny comments, including a kid a few rows behind me yelling, “We’re gonna die!” as we were landing. I think … Continue reading

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Happy [Belated] Birthday, America!

To celebrate the 3rd of July, we decided to float the river with Holly and her friend Steve, who was in town on business from Chicago. I didn’t want to risk ruining my phone, so we don’t have any pictures … Continue reading

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