Karess Carter

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Friday, December 11, 201512/11/2015

What goes on during a Girls Night Out?

I am lucky enough to have a job a love. I get to meet great people and enjoy doing fantastic…

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Tuesday, December 8, 201512/08/2015

So I don’t believe it should be a resolution anymore!

I used to make my New Year’s resolution like everyone. ┬áIt usually was to eat better and workout. Then it…

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Monday, December 7, 201512/07/2015

Have you told you the story of the great penguin war?

The first Christmas with my husband was when we were engaged and I hadn’t met his family yet. We had…

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Wednesday, December 2, 201512/02/2015

I learned how to cook lamb shanks! And drink Jameson whiskey…

I am having so much fun with the Royal Flooring VIP Chef Series! I get to meet amazing people, and…


Monday, November 23, 201511/23/2015

Disney On Ice: Dare to Dream!

It has become a family tradition for us to go to Disney On Ice the night before Thanksgiving. My daughter…


Wednesday, November 18, 201511/18/2015

Royal Flooring has another amazing night with their Chef Series!

I have been lucky enough to be involved in the Royal Flooring Chef Series. I love this event! I get…

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Monday, November 16, 201511/16/2015

There was wine and running. It was brutal.

Let me tell you about my weekend. Friday night I headed over to the Food and Wine Expo at Hy-Vee…

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Friday, November 13, 201511/13/2015

Before and After

Yesterday was my one year check up for my Gastric Sleeve surgery. It is so weird how quick a year…


Wednesday, November 4, 201511/04/2015

Royal Flooring welcomes Le Jardin to the Chef Series!

If you have never been so check out Royal Flooring in Urbandale, I suggest you stop in and see the…

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Monday, November 2, 201511/02/2015

Halloween observations and feeling icky

First of all I need to tell you about some Beggar’s Night observations we had. When we took our daughter…

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Excalibur Roofing Photo Gallery

Excalibur Roofing comes prepared!

See pictures of my new roof thanks to Excalibur Roofing!

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