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kiengkham's korner: halloween + home

Our Halloween was spent at our church this year. Souwan and I joined our church family for trunk or treat. If you've never been to trunk or treat, well you're missing out on family fun. We had games at each trunk and lots of treats. Every trunk had a theme, just to name a few: gone fishing, a coffin, and ours was Alice in Wonderland's queen of hearts/tea party. It was a fantastic night and we enjoyed being with all of the kids.

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Our grocery trip this week was great! We got more items for our holiday parties. The gravy mix & pumpkin filling are great for the holiday parties ( I love making cupcakes with the pumkin filling for Thanksgiving).  I am thrilled about getting new eye shadows. Some of these items we will be giving away to charity. I'm really happy we will be able to give some of these items to a good cause. Here is our total, we spent before = $102.54 and after coupons = $19.20!!!

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It's been a while since I update you on the house. We have been in our first home for a year and 1 month! We're still doing a lot and saving up for our house. Souwan and I decided to hold off on a heat pump, but we're looking at a shed and lawn mower for our home. Right now we have a shed picked out. Souwan and my brother Lee are taking on the project of building the shed so stay tuned for that project update. I have been slowly filling in picture frames all around the house. It's pretty fun finally putting memories in frames. I went from two pics to 16 framed pics! I'm loving the layout of these frames on our living room wall. Souwan did a great job putting these up for me!

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I have been away from the blog, but for a pretty sweet reason. My friend's Anna and Charlie are having a baby and asked me to capture their growing family. I was so excited they asked me. I had so much fun spending the afternoon with them. I'm so happy for them! Here is a sneak peek of their session, i'll post a blog with more heart warming pics very soon.
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