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5 Things I Can’t Live Without

Hey guys! Welcome back! Hope all of you had an amazing weekend and did something fun with your family and loved ones! We had quite an eventful weekend. Ashley did the Storytelling Festival all day Friday and Saturday with her Dad, a yearly tradition. I got the girls all to myself! Win/Win! Today I sat …

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What It Means To Me To Be A Father

Today I thought I’d write a few thoughts down that maybe one day ill look back on and remember my thoughts and feeling today. I like to do this from time to time to see how much I’ve grown and changed, or stayed the same. It’s a really great experience, and I recommend it to …

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These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things

    Today’s blog is all about focusing on the good in the world and what we can do to be a part of it. Particularly the good in our own world. There is so much that Ashley and I have to be grateful for, and today I wanted to share a few of those things. …

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Gratitude From a Father

Today my mind is filled with many different thoughts, but looking out the window enjoying this beautiful summer day, none more so than gratitude for everything I’ve been given in the wonderful life! Id like to share of few of my thoughts with you all on what I’m grateful for this day! My Family- I’ve …

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5 Things You Need to Know About the Gardners

Having our lives in the public eye these past few years has definitely been an experience for us, to say the least. We’ve learned so much about ourselves and about the world around us. We’ve grown and learned who we can trust and depend on. We’ve seen love and support from all over the world, …

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A Blog From Auntie Madison

Hello everyone!! I hope you’re all having a beautiful day! I’m so happy to be a “guest writer” on the blog today!! I first want to say how much I love all of you and how much I appreciate your kindness! To all of you who take the time to write such sweet notes to …

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How Grateful We Are For All Of Our Blessings

I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend! Our family sure did! We had some much needed down time, and we got to really enjoy quality time with the kiddos and each other. There’s nothing better than quality time with family! I wanted to just write down a few of my thoughts today, for myself to …

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Monday Reflections

Mondays are always the hardest days of the week for me! We’re usually coming on a very relaxing Sunday spent with loved ones doing nothing but enjoying their company and time spent with family. We try not to work or do anything too strenuous on those days, and just let the day pass as it …

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Trials Are Vital to Life

This picture was taken a little over 2 years ago. Hard to believe how much transformation can take place given just a little time. Our lives have changed more than words can describe in this short period of time. We’ve grown as parents, and as human beings. We’ve learned to trust each other fully and …

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What A Christmas Carol Taught Me

It has been an amazing Holiday season so far for the Gardner Family! We have been so blessed to be able to spend so much time with the girls, grandparents, Aunts and Uncles, and great friends! As the Holiday season is swiftly passing us by, I’d like to share some thoughts I had the other …

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