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About aquilavilla

We've been married for several years now and have found that our adventures are just beginning. This blog is a way we both can share our thoughts, collectively, along the journey.

While I’m waiting…

Since J has been mostly communicating the happenings of our adoption story, I wanted to share my perspective a little bit.  This process has been a long time coming for us, and now there’s a little light at the end … Continue reading

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Delayed in Colorado … But also a Daddy !!!

What !?! … Exqueeze me?  Baking Powder? You have read this correctly.  I’m stuck in the Yampa Valley Airport, hours away from home.  I’ve been hanging out in Steamboat Springs, CO since Friday, taking part of the Bridgestone Winter Driving … Continue reading

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A New Story Worth Telling

So … It’s been awhile.  A loooooooong while.  Ages, really. Awhile back … Almost three years ago, Angie and I decided to let nature take its course and see if we could start a family.  With me being five years … Continue reading

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Behold the Lamb of God : An Advent Narrative

I know it been forever since I’ve contributed to this blog, and I also knew it would take something significant to get me to actually sit down and write again.  The good news is, friends, that I’ve found that something … Continue reading

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Peer Pressure, Folks.

For real, ya’ll. This post is brought to you by my fine bookie ladies, who’ve so nicely pointed out on Facebook that we have blogged in forever.  Ironically, the previous post, titled We’re not slackers…I swear, was a complete post … Continue reading

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We’re not slackers, I swear…

…we’ve just been really busy! J lost his job in January.  It sucked.  Bad.  Dealing with struggles in our marriage reminds me why I love that man so stinkin’ much.  Since that sucky time, J has moved onward and upward … Continue reading

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The End is Near…

…for my Masters Program, that is! I’m starting my last class next week, and I’m pretty pumped about it.  I have one big, summative paper to write about how my teaching as changed, as I apply the new things I’ve … Continue reading

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Angie’s 2010 Top 10…

Oh, 2010, where did our time go?  Lots of stuff happened in 2010, both happy and sad, but I’ll share my top ten memories of 2010 (in no specific order!). 1 – Masters Program – I started my Masters work … Continue reading

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J’s Best of 2010

Top 5 Adventures … 1) 3 years of Marriage with Angie :  We are having a blast together!  I am learning to love her more and more each day.  She teaches me how to be a better man, even in … Continue reading

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15 YEARS.

Fifteen years ago, we thought our world was falling apart. Yet today, we celebrate 15 years of being CANCER FREE! I love my mom and am so proud of her battle with cancer and the journey that brought us to … Continue reading

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