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Boys of Summer

This post is sponsored by Phillips 66. All opinions and love of baseball and road trips are my own. #I70Series #RivalryRoad


What a perfect end to summer, an amazing road trip where we followed the Cardinals across the state on I-70 and back. Oh and did I mention the home town boys took all 4 games of the series!

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Our trip was a blast! We packed up the car and Fredbird and headed west early Tuesday morning. It was such a pretty morning and we were ahead of schedule (an actual miracle with toddlers) so we stopped in historic St. Charles to fuel up on gas and coffee at … read more

One Last Summer Hurrah

This post is sponsored by Phillips 66. All opinions and love of baseball and road trips are my own. #I70Series #RivalryRoad

Road trip time! We have one last hurrah planned before school starts again and Brandon is back at work and Jude starts preschool! Also, please don’t bring preschool up to me, I’m in complete denial. :) But moving on, talk about a perfect send off to summer, a road trip to Kansas City to see our beloved Cardinals play ball against the Royals!

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Weekend Fun + A Roadtrip

What a busy weekend we had! We left last Thursday afternoon with Brandon’s little brother to drive to Cincinnati to visit Brandon’s dad, stepmom, and little sisters and brother to celebrate his dad’s birthday!

Thankfully Jude did AWESOME in the car and only got upset a few times. He slept the majority of the way and then I put an episode of Sesame Street on the iPad and he actually watched it! This was the first time he’s ever shown any interest in watching something, probably because he was strapped down and couldn’t get away

We got in late Thursday night and went straight to bed, but were up bright … read more

Weekend Fun

What a weekend! I’m ready to take a nap, and let’s hope Jude agrees with me! :) We were out of town this past weekend for Brandon’s cousin’s wedding! It was So. Much. Fun!

Since we were in the area, we went to The Bar for lunch on Friday. Yes this is “The Bar” from the movie Gone Girl.

Friday night we had the rehearsal and rehearsal dinner. Brandon and I could not remember the last time we ordered steaks for dinner. And these steaks did not disappoint, they were sooooo delicious! Jude opted for a meal of french fries! :)

Friday night sleeping was NOT fun. We brought the … read more