Jan 22

She’s Competitive

I had a lot of fun as well but my favorite part was watching her get so into it. When we stood directly across the line from one another, both trying to figure out who was going to throw first, she made this little movement with her mouth that I immediately recognized as her competitive tell. It was that competitive fire, the desire to win. I am excited to see that in her and eager to see where it will propel her in life.

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Jan 16

I Want What I Want…

I had a wonderful three days in New York City for work and I have to admit it has been challenging coming back. As the kids were arguing and delaying bedtime yesterday, I went into the bedroom to change into pajamas and Andy came in and said, “Its nice to get away. And then you […]

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Dec 31

2013 Year in Review

I thought about 2013 and came to the conclusion that it was a really great year which inspired me to write this post.

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Dec 23

Why We Live in Boise!

Why we live in Boise

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Dec 21

Sun Valley Winter Wonderland Festival

Last weekend we drove to Sun Valley for the 2nd Annual Winter Wonderland Festival. Touted as a winter wonderland kick-off and a classic Christmas stroll, the event did not disappoint.

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Dec 18

Transitioning from Individual Contributor to a Manager

A few years into my career, I set my sights on becoming a manager. I went back to school part-time and eventually earned my MBA from a respected online university. Throughout the course of my two-and-a-half years of study, I learned so many new aspects of business: finance, accounting, supply chain, organizational behavior, international business, marketing, public relations, customer service, support, legal, etc.

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Dec 16

A Business Education Changes Everything

Are you interested in studying business so you can command a higher salary? Perhaps you want to move into management or even start a business of your own. Whatever your motivation, a business education can help you achieve your goals and so much more.

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Dec 08

Christmas Excitement

Like many of you, we have been decorating the house for Christmas, making lists of what we want for Christmas and even visiting the big man himself.

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Nov 29

Travel Guide

As you know, we love to travel and spend a lot of our time and money on trips each year. Since we had kids, the destinations of our trips have been a little more first world, but other than that, we haven’t missed a beat and have already taken our girls to Germany, Switzerland, Hawaii, Mexico, Yellowstone and even Aruba and Fiji if you count my pregnancies. Belén is not even five yet and is begging for another trip to Mexico next summer. Don’t most girls just want a Barbie?

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Nov 27

Thankful

I’ve been inspired by all of the nice notes of thanks on Facebook this month. There is truly so much to be thankful for. I’m not always someone who is good about stopping what I am doing to say thanks so I feel it important to articulate my thanks in this post today.

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