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Doing our best …

For me, on Father’s Day, it’s necessary to remember: None of us are born knowing how to be parents. We bring a child into the world with all these ideas of what it will be like. What *they* will be like as children. What *we* will be like as parents....
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Broncos are Topps!

This fall, Blake participated in Friday Night Lights flag football for the first time. The only thing better than spending a Friday evening on a field with 14 simultaneous football games was the fact that Blake’s team was made up entirely of buds from his Kindergarten class. It was a...
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Learning Legoland

Honestly, Legoland has never been on my personal Bucket List. I’m not a huge amusement park girl (even Disneyland doesn’t do it for me), but I knew the boys (all three of them!) would love a weekend in the building block capital of the world. So when a deal came...
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With eyes like this (grrrrr) …

So – inspired by finding the Christmas list my mom saved for me when I was 3, I sat down with Blake Dean this morning to write out our very first letter to Santa. Now – I must say – I’m not a fan of encouraging kids to make huge long lists...
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On PSU

I didn’t go to Penn State, but I did grow up in Pennsylvania. PSU is central to my identity as a PA native. I met my first “real” love on the PSU campus. Outside of the Steelers, I grew up watching Penn State games every weekend.  Thus, although I know...
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