photos and a video from tubing with family!

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LOVE TAZA TUBING DAY-4

we met up with two of my sisters and their husbands over the weekend for some quality family bonding time and to go tubing all together with the kids at campgaw mountain in new jersey! everyone had a great time, but i think josh probably had the best time of all… if anything, just watch the last clip in the video below....

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donuts and wheelies.

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true story. about a year before i could drive, my dad would teach me in the vacant church parking lot by letting me practice being behind the wheel. afterwards, we’d switch places and he’d do donuts (spinning the car in circles) during the winter months when there was snow. i have one very vivid memory of being in the car with my sister late one night after he picked us up at the church (i think there must have been a church dance for the youth or something) and proceeded to do donuts with us in the most beautiful snow storm....

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give me all the january days like today.

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it’s no secret january can feel rough. i won’t even get into why because then i’ll just start feeling bummed out.  good news is, it’s half way over. even better news is, there have been some days this past month that might go down in my group of “favorite days ever”, and that’s surprising to even me!  ...

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starting mornings with a stretch.

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years ago, before three kids and a blog, i was a dancer. and i was (a little bit) flexible. flexibility didn’t come naturally at first and i worked hard to limber myself up and lengthen every muscle i could over the years. after hours of moving my body in a dance studio each day, it was natural to come home and sit on the floor in a strange position while watching a movie or reading a book because i always felt best when i was in tune with my body....

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