Our most requested video thus far has been the Chubby Bunny Challenge. At the beginning you will also get a taste as to what it’s like to film a video with Chase and Karli. They are a riot, but they also drive me batty at times. But hey, that’s their job I suppose. I hope you all are having a good summer!

On a sidenote… we are really starting to make some decent money off of our videos. So sorry if this blog has turned into just video after video, but right now that is really what I have been enjoying and with the limited time that I do have that is what I have been focusing on. I’ve also found that the older our kids get there is less and less that I really feel I can write about. Our blog is public and is shared with family and friends and I can’t just write about whatever is on my mind. If I did I would probably tick a lot of people off. Haha!! If you do watch our videos, please feel free to comment on YouTube or at least give it a thumbs up. Both of those things help our channel immensely. Thanks!!



Day 189
Finished the second book Where She Went in one day. So good! If you like mushy young love kinda books

Day 190
ice cream
Yummy in my tummy!

Day 191
big brother
Crazy season of Big Brother…loving it!

Day 192
andrew thumb
Ouch! Andrew sliced his thumb open at work. Thank goodness no stitches, just glue and some steri strips. Oh and paper duty at work for a few days. LOL

Day 193
Blake 14th
Blake was finally able to celebrate his birthday with some friends!!

Day 194
pups sunbathing
Spending Sunday sunbathing with the pups!

Day 195
karli's book
Karli is writing a book about a girl named Lexi who is a gymnast and wants to be in the Olympics someday. This is her book cover.

Day 196
just because
Roses from Ken, just because :)


Ken has been coaching youth football for almost 10 years. This has become a tradition with his team… a day of MUD PIT tackling! The boys love it!! As for myself, well let’s keep in mind I am the one that has to do the laundry ;(


#365dog – Week 27

July 8, 2014
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Day 182 We took the kids to see Transformers Age of Extinction at the Phoenix Theaters in Monroe. Super comfy recliners, perfect for a 3 hour movie. Day 183 He’s stuck with me for life :) We were at Pacesetter Park waiting for the fireworks. Day 184 Happy 4th of July! We had a low […]

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Blindfolded Bean Boozled Challenge

July 7, 2014
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After we did the Bean Boozled Challenge, Chase came up with the idea to be blindfolded and try to guess the GROSS bean flavors!! It was actually more fun than the original challenge that they did. And this time Uncle Don joined in the fun. SHARE

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Call it bad luck

July 5, 2014
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We have the worst luck when it comes to getting our cars hit in parking lots. Twice in less than 12 months even! First I had Ken’s Camaro at Karli’s dance studio and one of the teenage girls backed into it. The crazy part is she was parked on the same side of the lot […]

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#365dog – Week 26

July 4, 2014
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Day 175 Started reading If I Stay by Gayle Forman. The movie comes out in August and the previews look really good so I thought I better read the book first. So far it’s really good…looks like a real tear jerker. Day 176 The twins! day 177 The dogs were trying to keep cool by […]

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Goals for July

July 3, 2014
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I had written down my goals for June and ended up being pretty successful at completing most of my goals. Recap of June Goals: 1. Blog at least 2 times per week and Post at least 1 video per week – I accomplished this if you include the weekly blog posts for my 365 Days […]

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Andrew’s graduation scrapbook

July 3, 2014
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I made this video for Andrew’s graduation party in lieu of making the traditional trifold poster board that most people make. Thinking ahead to after the party when I would have no use for the board I decided that making a video would be something that would last forever. Assuming that some people didn’t get […]

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#365dog – Week 25

July 2, 2014
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Day 168 Tried out this sausage pasta recipe that I found here. Turned out great and everyone loved it. I didn’t think it was really all that spicy though. Day 169 Kids last day of school, yippee!! Day 170 Can still remember when we had Andrew list his goals right before his Senior year started. […]

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How to make Perogies

June 25, 2014
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One of Ken’s favorite things to make is perogies. He has a recipe that was given to him by his friend’s grandmother. He always gets Andrew to help and it’s been sort of a tradition for them to make perogies at least once or twice a year. It’s one of those recipes that makes a […]

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#365dog – Week 24

June 23, 2014
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Day 161 This is the first time one of the kids has had to make a store window for their mini society project. Karli’s turned out pretty cute. She had it all planned out in her head before she even got her supplies out. Such a crafty girl! Day 162 Taco salad for dinner per […]

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