Last Michigan post (I promise)

This post is just going to be photo heavy (I apologize) I just couldn’t decide which to keep and ones to not

I really miss Michigan ๐Ÿ˜ฆ

But here are some flashbacks!

Each morning or evening, Andrew and I would go for walks on the beach or to the lighthouse

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We also worked on Andrew learning to ride his bike oh help me, withย  my cousin’s and her boysfriend’s help.

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Of course, there was the amazing beach

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Thanks for keeping up till the end ๐Ÿ™‚

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Beach Bum

I swear I don’t have many more posts about the lovely beach, and how much I miss it haha

Besides getting sick with a 102.8 degree fever, and having to start antibiotics, it was a great trip. Although St Louis’ weather is in the 70s and really nice!

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playing at the beach

 

I <3 mom

I โค mom

we had big waves one day. Andrew with papa

we had big waves one day. Andrew with papa

cousins relaxing

cousins relaxing

andrew, beach boy

andrew, beach boy

night of lots of veggies!

night of lots of veggies!

Our pet frog haha

Our pet frog haha

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family at the beach one night. my brother was fishing

family at the beach one night. my brother was fishing

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my future house haha

my future house haha

 cool ride for the week haha

cool ride for the week haha

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The one thing I will change would be to bring my bike. I didn’t get much exercise, and I was definitely feeling it when I got home. Although, my body probably appreciated the rest (just not the million M&Ms)

Question for you:

What is one thing or person you miss right now?

-Andrew is at the lake with his dad. He has been gone for 2 days. I think I missed him the night he left haha. Luckily, he will be back on Sunday! HIS BIRTHDAY!

Sand, Sun, and feeling at home

After driving to Mississippi, it was time to make it to the beach!

First, we made it through my favorite underwater tunnel in Mobile Alabama

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After sitting in HOURS of traffic, we FINALLY made it!!!

We unpacked the car, and headed to the beach!!! Riding in our OWN sweet golf cart

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(weird angle of me, but my nephew’s face is awesome!)

on the way!

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THERE IT IS!!!

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I am officially home ๐Ÿ˜‰

Some of My favorite pictures

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don’t worry, still more to come!

 

Question for you:
What is your favorite place to visit?

 

 

Beach Vacation Survey

Right now, I’m on the road!!! I can not express how much I have been looking forward to fresh air, and getting out of St Louis. I always feel rejuvenated after our beach vacation, now I just have a few hours standing between me and the gulf ๐Ÿ™‚

I saw this survey on mealsandmoves and thought it was a good one!

Current Book: I actually need some ideas for the beach! send you suggestions!

Current music: I just heard Dont Ya by Brett Eldredge. LOVE IT!

Current guilty pleasure: Starbucks ๐Ÿ™‚

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Current nail color:ย  I’m not sure the name, but I just got a pedicure with my mom, and they match my flowers ๐Ÿ™‚

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Current drink: good o’ water (after my starbucks….I did have a coupon though! haha)

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Current food: This morning I had a big bowl of oats, now its time to decide what to do for lunch….

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Current favorite show: I love Dancing with the Stars, sadly it just ended

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Current wish list: travel with just me and Andrew out West, try crossfit, and volunteer with Andrew with animals

Current needs: To stop coughing, apparently I caught it from my nephew (who now has pneumonia….)

Current celebrity crush: I think you guys all know about this one….

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Current indulgence:ย  besides starbucks, it is definitely ice cream

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Current blessing: The ability to take a vacation with my whole family, and take 2 weeks off work

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Current outfit:I don’t have a picture of me, but I am wearing this outfit

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Current excitement: Leaving to go to the beach (and not head back to work till June 6th!)

Current mood: alittle under the weather (darn nephew. haha)

Current link: Oh my. I have a few. Youtube.ย  A few blogs I need to read: Sweet Tooth Sweet Life, and Fuelbylolz

Alrighty, time to get back to driving (haha just kidding)

Question for you:

What is one your “current”?

What book should I read while laying on the beach?

Before and After: bathroom #2

I know we are working on the bathroom on the main floor, but I have to show you the second bathroom.

And no I didn’t take down any walls or title (I think myย  brother would kill me)

In November, I put up some shelves that I had from college, and placed some great beach stuff on the shelves. Well those darn command strips……didn’t last.

Today, my brother was nice enough to show me how to hang things when the walls are plaster (I will always hate plaster)

SOOOOOO…

BEFORE

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I also got this from good o’ Big Lots.

I just added some sand and shells

I promise you all, this is the only remodeling for this room haha

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long lost michigan pictures

remember how I lost my camera in michigan, was sad about it, and then found it the same day my parents bought me a new one?? haha.

Well here are a few of those pictures. We went to Michigan in August 2011. It was awesome

One of my favorite nights, was having mexican. It was the kids night to cook.

And there was plenty of Coronas to go around

We also got Andrew to dress up! Isn’t he cute!

The next day, My dad and I also took Andrew on a bike ride.

Andrew MIGHT have stolen my camera during the ride

I might need to put this one of the frig so I stay away from the food (I have a booty. Its all good haha)

We also had dinner out w/ the family.

This is Andrew with his godmother Jill ( also my cousin and friend since I was born. she is five months older)

They were trying to be a two headed monster. pretty good right?!?! haha

well I think that wraps up michigan now haha. Im so glad I have my camera back!

Question for you:

Do you like mexican? Whats your favorite Mexican food?