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A couple days ago I got back home from an awesome adventure to Grand Rapids, Michigan! I'll be posting the details of this trip soon, but for now here are a few pictures taken on the way there (most of these I plan to enter into our local county fair this summer)...



Michigan Trip

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Realizing that I am running short on time this week, I have decided that I will do a quick post on my "exciting news" so that you don't have to wait any longer! I will do a more detailed post later ;)....
     As you know, at the end of April I traveled down to Iowa with my mom for the AACT Region Five festival. Community theaters from Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and our fellow Minnesotans performed over the three days that we were there. We performed on Friday evening and it was our absolute best performance yet (which was awesome, because that was when it really counted)! Time has been a big thing for us. Each theater has an hour to present their production and if you happened to go over, you'd be disqualified. Well, during several practice sessions we performed just barely over an hour. Thankful for the real thing, the competition, we were just under that time!
     Saturday morning, after attending church, my mom and I headed to the awards cer…

Graduation

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Hi there readers! No, I didn't fall off of the face of the earth, but I'm back again ;). Upon looking at my blog stats tonight, I was thrilled to find out that someone from Sweden has visited my blog! I love the Scandinavian countries and am hoping that I can tour them someday (particularly Norway).      Life got busy with finishing up school, graduation stuff, my summer job and a play. Thus, no time for blogging. But now I'm back and I'd like to write about my graduation ceremony and the events leading up to it!

     Just a day shy from a month ago, I graduated from high school!! After changing my mind several times, I finally decided to go through ceremony with the homeschool organization we're involved in. It was an amazing, God-centered ceremony and I am so happy I got to be part of it!

    Prior to our ceremony, we had several planning meetings with the group. It was a great way to get to know our fellow graduates and their families better. I met many new fr…