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I’m Engaged! :)

I proposed to Tara on Saturday, February 9th … She said yes! It’s been a great relationship and I’m excited to move to the next step. We now start planning for the big day, there is a lot to do. The wedding will be at the St. Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha, Ne. It will happen in August of 2008. I’ll…

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David Day + Associates wins a Summit Award

We won the Summit Award for the Ambassador of Hope Gala. David Day + Associates did all the marketing, branding and web development for the Cancer Research benefit, which raised $1.4 million for UNMC Eppley Cancer Center. Tweet This Post

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New Job at David Day + Associates

Today, I started at David Day + Associates today as their Web Developer. I’ll be working with an intensely creative team to build high quality web sites. DD+A is a Webby award winning brand and interactive agency. They handle top national clients, this will give me some exciting opportunities to grow. Tweet This Post

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The Game

Last night I had a great time playing ‘The Game’, a version of the Amazing Race. It’s been done in Omaha by a small group of people, probably years before Amazing Race ever hit the TV Screen. There were a series of clues that we followed around Omaha, trying to be the first to the finish line. Our team was…

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Tubing Down the Niobrara

I spent the weekend in Valentine, Nebraska and tubing down the Niobrara River. Our family got together and had a great time. Here are some pictures from tubing down the river. Tweet This Post

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Royals Games and Concert

This weekend was a lot of fun, I went to the Omaha Royals on Friday and the Sawyer Brown Concert. On Sunday we drove to Kansas City to see the Royals play the Angels. A lot of baseball and fun this weekend. Here’s some pictures from the Kansas City trip. Tweet This Post

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Surprise 28th Birthday Party

I turned 28th, yesterday. And my friends in Omaha threw a Birthday party that really surprised me, it was a lot of fun. That was a clever little scheme, Christine picked me up. She had a story about going to Thuc’s house and getting Gerry at his sister’s house. We got to Thuc’s house and we went to the basement…

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St. Cecilia Graduation

Brandon, Derek, Brian & Brandon I went to the St. Cecilia Graduation today (in Hastings). It was really good to see all the kids there again. This is another exceptional class of kids, I’m can’t wait to see what they end up doing. Brian Nielson was the Salutatorian. Talk about a smart kid, he’s planning to go to UNL and…

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Thanks Mom!

Thanks Mom, for everything that you’ve done for me and the rest of the family. As I reflect on the past, I see that we’re really lucky. We have the best mother you could get. I look back, and there’s too many examples to explain of the great things that you did for us. Let me brag a little bit…

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B-5 District Champs!!!!

A very big win for St. Cecilia Boys, the smallest school in the B-5 District. Even with some important athletes missing from injury, they managed to come out on top. The girls team placed 5th in the same district. This really makes me proud, I know how great these kids are. Dedicated and driven, they were absolutely the best kids…

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Hastings College is Building a New Track

It’s finally happening!! A new track and field is being built at Hastings College. It will be a part of the Osborne Family Sports Complex, east of the Football field on the corner of 12th Street and 6th Avenue. They plan to have the track and field complex complete in the Fall of 2006. Good news, Coach Clay is planning…

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Enrolled in Classes this Summer

I enrolled into my MBA Classes for the Summer Session this morning. I’ll be starting my first class on May 8th, it will be one of those Prerequisite classes for the program. So, I have about a month of freedom until the classes start, I’m going to enjoy it as much as I can. The only downside is that I…

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Whitney’s Engagement & B-Day

For those of you that hadn’t heard yet, my sister Whitney recently got engaged. She’s planning to get married to Steve Pribnow in the Summer of 2007. They’re a great couple, Steve is a great guy. The whole family is excited. Also, Whitney had her Birthday this week on April 10th. We got her tickets to a Kenny Chesney concert…

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State Farm 10 mile

Michelle, Harper and Lance I ran the State Farm 10 mile Run in Lincoln, today. It was a great race, lots of runners and the course was mostly on a dirt path. We ran past Walton, which is the site for the Cornhusker State Games Footstock. My goal was to run under 1 hour and ten minutes, so I was…

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Holy Name Fish Fry

We went to the Holy Name Fish Fry on Friday night. The line was huge! Wrapped around the building, down to the basement, through the tunnel and finally to the cafeteria. Great food and lots of fun. They went through 2,000 pounds of fish, it’s hard to imagine. When I got in line, I bumped into Elly Hoarty. She darted…

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Admitted to the UNO Graduate College

I was admitted to the Graduate College of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. I am ready to start classes this Summer, I’ll know more once get a chance to register for classes. It should take 2-3 years to get my Masters in Business Administration. I’ll probably follow the Technology emphasis, of course. It’s been a good day. Tweet This…

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Phone not Working

If anyone has been attempting to call me in the past 2 days, my phone has been down. So I’m not ignoring anyone, just been dealing with a mess. Alltel says they’ll have it working tommorrow (March 1st). What a pain. Tweet This Post

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Back From Vail …

I got back from Vail, Colorado on Sunday Night. The trip was great, we spent the nights out in Vail Village on Mardi Gras weekend. I had the benefit of having a local, Scott Miller, lead the way around. I’m definitely jealous of everyone that gets to live and work in Vail. I took snowboarding lessons on Friday, spending the…

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2006 USA Cross Country Championships

Hey runners, set your Tivo’s to record the 2006 USA Cross Country Championships on ESPN2 (Sunday Feb 19th, 11:00pm CST). The 2006 USA Cross Country Championships and World Cross Country Team Trials, which will be conducted in New York City’s famed Van Cortlandt Park on February 18-19, 2006, features the top distance runners in the USA vying for a spot…

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