Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

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So far in 2011 I’ve already taken three sick days. What in the world? Desi has been laid out twice with a stomach bug and now the flu. I had a sinus infection and stomach bug. Abbie’s had pretty much all of the above. We’re kinda worn out right now. We need to rest up and heal up. Except the …

BrownTown at the State Fair

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BrownTown rolled out to the State Fair of Texas last week along with the Kreusch family. Great times were had by all. Here’s a few photos: [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157625047732669″]

BrownTown at the Dallas Arboretum

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We took a little day trip to the Dallas Arboretum a week or two ago. Great time. I think we’ll get a family membership there at some point. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157624822827588″]

Vacation Pics

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We had a great vacation down at Cedar Creek Lake this past week.  The kids really enjoyed hanging out down there and having undivided attention from Mom and Dad.  It was great. We didn’t get as much sleep as we wanted to, but it was a lot of fun.  It was great getting out in the country and hanging out …

Monarch Hunt

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This weekend we took the kids on a little adventure. Some of our friends have been collecting monarch butterfly eggs and then watching them hatch into caterpillars and eventually, metamorphosize into butterflies. It’s a fun project for the kids and they get to learn some pretty cool stuff in the process. There’s a field not too far from our house …

Tough Week

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Last week was a little rough around BrownTown.  I was down and out with a cold that turned into pneumonia.  Drag.  I started feeling bad at work on Monday and before I left for home, I already knew I was coming down with a fairly strong cold. After staying home on Tuesday and Wednesday, I wasn’t feeling any better and …