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Darric kept going back and forth about getting Mackenzie a car. Originally he was going to have her take his truck to school, but insurance for her on that would have been super high. Then he was searching for something... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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• While he was home sick (mid-April) Darric decided to start watching Breaking Bad on Netflix (Yes, we are a little late. This show started back in 2008 and ended after five seasons in 2013). As he was getting towards... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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No more telling Max's Alexa "set an alarm for 6:30 am tomorrow"... no more making Max's lunch (two days at a time) in the mornings... no more texts from Madison during the school day asking me to take photos of... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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• I ordered Max's yearbook online. $45 this year. As far as we know, he's only in there two times. His 6th grade photo and a homeroom class photo. • Mackenzie and Madison got one yearbook for the two of... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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We slowly got up and got ready on the morning of Max's 12th birthday. We eventually made our plans for the day, which meant we had to hurry things up. Kenzie took Max and Beckam to Dunkin' to get some... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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THURSDAY JULY 6TH We tried to sleep in this morning. I still woke up at 8:00 and Darric was in the house shortly after that. I didn't even bother with a shower because the last one I had I ended... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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WEDNESDAY | JULY 5TH We were up pretty early this morning. We had to be over to the BRCM Resort at 8am and we had to have breakfast first and get our lunch ready too. Jan made a yummy breakfast... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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TUESDAY | JULY 4TH We left the hotel at about 8:30 this morning. Dana gave us a good laugh when he walked out in a little patriotic tank top (and then he changed). We took the back roads to Lin's... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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We went back and forth deciding where we were going to go this Fourth of July. It was a toss up between Bryce, Big Bear, Park City and Big Rock Candy Mountain (BRCM). We didn't know if we wanted to... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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Dr. Truman's office had their patient appreciation party at Wet 'n' Wild again this year and we made sure not to miss it this time. Especially since "go to a water park" was on our summer to do list. It... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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• This week we headed to Utah for our Fourth of July vacay. We left on Monday and came home on Thursday. When we got home, the tuner Darric ordered for his truck was sitting on the front porch. It... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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(Madi's Taki fingers and Max holding the mirror up while Madi dyes her hair a deep awburn) • This week Madison worked all day on Monday, Kenzie worked all day Tuesday and then they both worked all day Wednesday and... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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I've never played the popular Plants vs. Zombies game. But after attending Coda's 9th birthday party with Max on Saturday, I was thinking I needed to give it a try. Everywhere you looked, Calie had different characters from the game... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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• Monday evening, Darric, Max and I went to the AT&T store. Kenzie and I got new phones. I got the new iphone 7 plus and she got the new 7. Madi was supposed to get a flip phone because... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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August 30th of 2004, Grandma Becky, Madi and I dropped Mackenzie off for her first day of Kindergarten. Back then, hearing her grade referred to as the Class of 2017, just sounded like pure craziness. I didn't realize that those... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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MACKENZIE... Got new tires put on her car at Discount Tires. (the ones the original owner put on were too big) Went to the mall with me on Monday evening to find a dress and shoes for graduation. We got... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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If he won't look at the camera and smile on his own, then Madison will help... The kids all got themselves up this morning and went to get donuts from Winchell's. (Max wore a hat this time) They know Darric... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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Kenzie had her last club tournament over the Memorial Day weekend. It was the AAU tournament at the Westgate. It started on Saturday afternoon and wrapped up with one last game on Monday. It didn't end the way we were... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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• The party guests included... Grandma and Grandpa Steward, The Meltons, The Bertrands, Jen, Mason and Grace, Sandy and Steve, Eli and Dave and Christi came a little later. • For dessert we had three 8" Nothing Bundt cakes. A... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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• Got to Silverado at 5:30 am. • Left at 6:00 am on the big charter buses. • Stopped at train station in Barstow. Eli got donuts, I got a frozen chai tea. • Got to Disneyland at 12:00 pm.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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The Friday night before her senior prom, Eli showed up at our front door with roses and a sign. The two were already planning on going together. Kenzie purchased her dress almost a month ago and Eli had picked up... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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MON | 05 Tonight was Kenzie's club volleyball end of season party. It was at the Red Rock Casino pool. She just rode out with Lydia and her family. TUE | 06 Kenzie didn't have any classes today so she... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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MON | 22 I went to lunch at Claim Jumpers for my mom's birthday. It was me, her, Jen, Jodie and Posie there. That evening Kenzie had practice at Durango. She took in the mini volleyballs that we got and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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MON | 29 No school today, Memorial Day. We wrapped up the AAU tournament and then spent the evening at my mom and dad's. TUE | 30 I had designed some stuff for Awburn and in exchange, she gave me,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]
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ADVANCED HONORS DIPLOMA: The Advanced Honors Diploma is offered to students who have exhibited outstanding achievement in a variety of disciplines and in a highly challenging course of study. They will wear a silver robe and hood at graduation to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Jamie Carter [Lifestyle Blogger]