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Snapshot of our life
Meet Matt!
Meet Matt!
Meet Amy!
Meet Amy!
Bailey is such a happy dog! He loves spending time in our back yard playing fetch.
Bailey is such a happy dog! He loves spending time in our back yard playing fetch.
Our backyard with Bailey.
Our backyard with Bailey.
Our sweet cape cod. We love our  home and community. ❤️
Our sweet cape cod. We love our home and community. ❤️
Out front of our home.
Out front of our home.
Our first Donate Life 5k with our friends and family. We do this every year as a team. ❤️
Our first Donate Life 5k with our friends and family. We do this every year as a team. ❤️
Amy’s Mom and Dad! They are best friends and incredible parents.
Amy’s Mom and Dad! They are best friends and incredible parents.
Duckpin bowling after running a race as a group. This is an annual tradition and one of our favorite days of the year.
Duckpin bowling after running a race as a group. This is an annual tradition and one of our favorite days of the year.
Matt’s mom crocheting . She makes the most amazing blankets, and even taught Amy!
Matt’s mom crocheting . She makes the most amazing blankets, and even taught Amy!
Celebrating with friends!
Celebrating with friends!
We visited the Great Salt Lake with friends. We couldn’t stop laughing at how ugly and stinky it was!
We visited the Great Salt Lake with friends. We couldn’t stop laughing at how ugly and stinky it was!
Celebrating our wedding anniversary at a football game with our friends.
Celebrating our wedding anniversary at a football game with our friends.
Amy  and her god daughter. Love these two!
Amy and her god daughter. Love these two!
Summer bbq with these amazing ladies .
Summer bbq with these amazing ladies .
These people are like family. We are such a close knit group and all live a few miles away from each other.
These people are like family. We are such a close knit group and all live a few miles away from each other.
Amy, Bailey and Aunt Laura enjoying a summer boat ride at the shore.
Amy, Bailey and Aunt Laura enjoying a summer boat ride at the shore.
With Matt’s mom and Sister. We have so much fun together. One of our favorite traditions is to go to the US Open every summer.
With Matt’s mom and Sister. We have so much fun together. One of our favorite traditions is to go to the US Open every summer.
Matt and uncle Russ at the shore house. One of our regular weekend getaways in the summer.
Matt and uncle Russ at the shore house. One of our regular weekend getaways in the summer.
Aunt Amy and Uncle Matt.  We adore these girls. ❤️
Aunt Amy and Uncle Matt. We adore these girls. ❤️
Matt loves camping  with this crew. These people are some of our best friends. ❤️
Matt loves camping with this crew. These people are some of our best friends. ❤️
Amy’s Mom and Matt’s Mom. Our families love spending time together.
Amy’s Mom and Matt’s Mom. Our families love spending time together.
Uncle Matt going on a ride with two of the cutest little loves!
Uncle Matt going on a ride with two of the cutest little loves!
Visiting  the water gardens while on a trip to Gladney.
Visiting the water gardens while on a trip to Gladney.
Out besties enjoying dinner on our back deck.
Out besties enjoying dinner on our back deck.
A weekend at the beach with friends!
A weekend at the beach with friends!
Our friends
Our best friends came with us to Utah to support Amy's competitions in the Transplant Games of America.
Our best friends came with us to Utah to support Amy's competitions in the Transplant Games of America.
The boys posing for a pic during a summer BBQ.
The boys posing for a pic during a summer BBQ.
Amy and her besties having a girls weekend away.
Amy and her besties having a girls weekend away.
Amy attempting to paddleboard for the first time.
Amy attempting to paddleboard for the first time.
Matt and his childhood best friend.
Matt and his childhood best friend.
We escaped!
We escaped!
Our annual
Our annual "Fristmas" party. We love Christmas and always host a friends party with white elephant gift exchanges.
Aunt Amy, her bestie, and the sweetest little girls ever. One is her beautiful goddaughter.
Aunt Amy, her bestie, and the sweetest little girls ever. One is her beautiful goddaughter.
Bailey loves sitting on laps, regardless of how inconvenient it might be for the human!
Bailey loves sitting on laps, regardless of how inconvenient it might be for the human!
Cheering Amy on during her cycling competition at the Transplant Games.
Cheering Amy on during her cycling competition at the Transplant Games.
An evening on the water with some of my favorite girls.
An evening on the water with some of my favorite girls.
Amy's bestie and her girls at one of our annual charity walks.
Amy's bestie and her girls at one of our annual charity walks.
Another Bestie and her girls at an annual charity walk.
Another Bestie and her girls at an annual charity walk.
Matt and his groomsmen looking dapper.
Matt and his groomsmen looking dapper.
Celebratory dinner with friends.
Celebratory dinner with friends.
Matt and one of his childhood best friends.
Matt and one of his childhood best friends.
Hiking with friends.
Hiking with friends.
Being silly on a hike with friends.
Being silly on a hike with friends.
New Years Eve dinner.
New Years Eve dinner.
We love hosting our friends for dinner on the back deck. Bailey enjoys it too!
We love hosting our friends for dinner on the back deck. Bailey enjoys it too!
Seeing a show at the theatre!
Seeing a show at the theatre!
Amy and her bestie posing for a pic at dinner.
Amy and her bestie posing for a pic at dinner.
More best friend love!
More best friend love!
One of Matt's best friends being silly while getting dressed for our wedding.
One of Matt's best friends being silly while getting dressed for our wedding.
Dinner with our friends.
Dinner with our friends.
Matt and the guys at an early morning charity event.
Matt and the guys at an early morning charity event.
Love this girl!
Love this girl!
Amy and the girls at a charity walk.
Amy and the girls at a charity walk.
Annual
Annual "Fristmas" (Friends Christmas) party pic.
Amy's bestie and her husband looking sharp for our wedding.
Amy's bestie and her husband looking sharp for our wedding.
Friends having fun and being silly.
Friends having fun and being silly.
Flashing
Flashing "I love you" in sign language.
Backyard birthday party with friends.
Backyard birthday party with friends.
Celebrating at a baby shower!
Celebrating at a baby shower!
Creating a
Creating a "wedding dress" out of toilet paper. She didn't win the contest.
Weekend getaway to Deep Creek Lake.
Weekend getaway to Deep Creek Lake.
We love hiking with friends!
We love hiking with friends!
A nice summer evening for pre-season football.
A nice summer evening for pre-season football.
Kayaking is one of our favorite things to do.
Kayaking is one of our favorite things to do.
Sending a nice weekend on the water.
Sending a nice weekend on the water.
Some of our closest friends enjoying a weekend together.
Some of our closest friends enjoying a weekend together.
Being silly while hiking.
Being silly while hiking.
Out on the water as a group.
Out on the water as a group.
During a trip to Niagra falls, being goofy for a photo
During a trip to Niagra falls, being goofy for a photo
Amy's best friend being silly.
Amy's best friend being silly.
Our Family
Running a 5K as a family to support Amy's first ever race!
Running a 5K as a family to support Amy's first ever race!
Amy's amazing Mom and Dad.
Amy's amazing Mom and Dad.
Hanging out as a family before a wedding ceremony started.
Hanging out as a family before a wedding ceremony started.
Amy's Mom, Brother and sister in law posing for a pic at a birthday dinner.
Amy's Mom, Brother and sister in law posing for a pic at a birthday dinner.
Matt, Amy's Dad, and Amy's brother being silly in a photo booth.
Matt, Amy's Dad, and Amy's brother being silly in a photo booth.
Amy and Matt's cousin. They are so close they refer to each other as
Amy and Matt's cousin. They are so close they refer to each other as "sister".
Matt and his Aunt. We spend so much time with his Aunt and Uncle, they are like a third set of parents!
Matt and his Aunt. We spend so much time with his Aunt and Uncle, they are like a third set of parents!
Matt and his Uncle posing on the boat.
Matt and his Uncle posing on the boat.
With Matt's mom and sister. Our annual family tradition of visiting the US Open! We all love tennis and really enjoy doing this together.
With Matt's mom and sister. Our annual family tradition of visiting the US Open! We all love tennis and really enjoy doing this together.
Another family race for charity. We host a big outdoor bbq after the race followed by a game of duck pin bowling. It's the best!
Another family race for charity. We host a big outdoor bbq after the race followed by a game of duck pin bowling. It's the best!
Amy and her dad, walking her down the aisle.
Amy and her dad, walking her down the aisle.
Another early morning charity walk as a group.
Another early morning charity walk as a group.
Matt's Mom and Amy's best friend dancing and being silly.
Matt's Mom and Amy's best friend dancing and being silly.
Amy's Mom getting ready for our wedding.
Amy's Mom getting ready for our wedding.
Amy's Mom and Dad on a hike. We love being outdoors, hiking, playing tennis, and going for bike rides as a family.
Amy's Mom and Dad on a hike. We love being outdoors, hiking, playing tennis, and going for bike rides as a family.
Amy, Matt's Aunt, and Matt's cousin before one of our family races.
Amy, Matt's Aunt, and Matt's cousin before one of our family races.
At a baseball game with Amy's Cousin and her husband.
At a baseball game with Amy's Cousin and her husband.
Family pic with Matt's Mom and Sister. Bailey made it into the shot too!
Family pic with Matt's Mom and Sister. Bailey made it into the shot too!
We didn't let some rain stop us from our charity walk!
We didn't let some rain stop us from our charity walk!
Amy's Dad enjoying some morning coffee at the beach.
Amy's Dad enjoying some morning coffee at the beach.
Amy's mom and dad smiling during a father's day BBQ on their back deck.
Amy's mom and dad smiling during a father's day BBQ on their back deck.
Amy and her dad did a choreographed father daughter dance to
Amy and her dad did a choreographed father daughter dance to "My Girl".
Amy's dad smiling big during a beautiful evening hike.
Amy's dad smiling big during a beautiful evening hike.
Amy's brother and sister in law holding up their Easter baskets! We love doing egg hunts each year.
Amy's brother and sister in law holding up their Easter baskets! We love doing egg hunts each year.
Matt and his Mom dancing at our wedding.
Matt and his Mom dancing at our wedding.
Amy's Mom, happy and smiling during a beach getaway.
Amy's Mom, happy and smiling during a beach getaway.
Amy's Mom and Dad posing for a pic during a bike ride.
Amy's Mom and Dad posing for a pic during a bike ride.
Matt's Aunt and Uncle at the shore house. Our third set of parents!
Matt's Aunt and Uncle at the shore house. Our third set of parents!
Posing for a pic during one of our
Posing for a pic during one of our "cousins" weekends. We have the best time together!
Matt's sister during one of our family game nights. Playing games is one of our regular activities when we are together.
Matt's sister during one of our family game nights. Playing games is one of our regular activities when we are together.
The cousins during our holiday get together.
The cousins during our holiday get together.
The boys being silly when during a picture.
The boys being silly when during a picture.
A Mother's Day dinner with Amy's parents, brother and sister in law.
A Mother's Day dinner with Amy's parents, brother and sister in law.
Matt and Amy's dad posing for a pic in the kitchen.
Matt and Amy's dad posing for a pic in the kitchen.
Amy's Mom and Amy's god daughter at a backyard birthday celebration.
Amy's Mom and Amy's god daughter at a backyard birthday celebration.
Amy's Dad smiling on the deck during a Father's Day cookout.
Amy's Dad smiling on the deck during a Father's Day cookout.
Amy's Brother during a Father's day cookout.
Amy's Brother during a Father's day cookout.
Amy's Sister in law smiling for a pic at a Father's day cookout.
Amy's Sister in law smiling for a pic at a Father's day cookout.
With Matt's Aunts, Uncles and Cousins at the shore.
With Matt's Aunts, Uncles and Cousins at the shore.
Amy's Mom and Brother posing for a pic in the front yard.
Amy's Mom and Brother posing for a pic in the front yard.
Amy and the cousins at our wedding.
Amy and the cousins at our wedding.
During a weekend stay to visit Matt's cousin and explore old city Philadelphia.
During a weekend stay to visit Matt's cousin and explore old city Philadelphia.
Eating wings with Matt's Aunt and Uncle after an afternoon boat ride.
Eating wings with Matt's Aunt and Uncle after an afternoon boat ride.
Amy and the cousin's during a weekend get-away.
Amy and the cousin's during a weekend get-away.
Boat ride with Bailey! He loves the wind and all of the salt water smells.
Boat ride with Bailey! He loves the wind and all of the salt water smells.
Posing for a pre race pic with Matt's Cousin.
Posing for a pre race pic with Matt's Cousin.
Amy's Mom on a trip to the desert!
Amy's Mom on a trip to the desert!
Amy's brother and sister in law during a family weekend get together.
Amy's brother and sister in law during a family weekend get together.
Amy and family.
Amy and family.
Matt and family.
Matt and family.
Races
After our first Shamrock 5K!
After our first Shamrock 5K!
Amy and team at the Transplant Games of America.
Amy and team at the Transplant Games of America.
Running a charity 5K together in Salt Lake City. The elevation was brutal!
Running a charity 5K together in Salt Lake City. The elevation was brutal!
Family pick post charity run.
Family pick post charity run.
Amy's first 10K!
Amy's first 10K!
Reindeer Run together. It was 29 degrees out and Matt wore shorts!
Reindeer Run together. It was 29 degrees out and Matt wore shorts!
Amy and friends at a marathon relay. One of our original girl couldn't make it so a guy friend stepped in. And even wore the team tutu!
Amy and friends at a marathon relay. One of our original girl couldn't make it so a guy friend stepped in. And even wore the team tutu!
One of the race photographers caught Amy on the course.
One of the race photographers caught Amy on the course.
Another successful Shamrock 5K.
Another successful Shamrock 5K.
Team pic post marathon relay.
Team pic post marathon relay.
Post race pic with one of Amy's closest friends. It was so hot that day!
Post race pic with one of Amy's closest friends. It was so hot that day!
Amy running her hardest during a 1500M race at Transplant Games of America.
Amy running her hardest during a 1500M race at Transplant Games of America.
Amy posing with all of the strong women who competed in the Triathlon at the games.
Amy posing with all of the strong women who competed in the Triathlon at the games.
Representing MD with Friends post 1500M race.
Representing MD with Friends post 1500M race.
Amy showing off medal! She placed bronze in the 20K cycling event!
Amy showing off medal! She placed bronze in the 20K cycling event!
Close up of the prized medal.
Close up of the prized medal.
Amy during her 500m swim competition.
Amy during her 500m swim competition.
Friends taking selfies while waiting to cheer Amy on when she crosses the finish line.
Friends taking selfies while waiting to cheer Amy on when she crosses the finish line.
Posing pre 20K cycling event.
Posing pre 20K cycling event.
Morning of our first 5K together. 6 months post transplant.
Morning of our first 5K together. 6 months post transplant.
Family being silly at a race.
Family being silly at a race.
Matt posing with family pre race.
Matt posing with family pre race.
Friends hanging out and socializing pre race.
Friends hanging out and socializing pre race.
Team photo!
Team photo!
Team photo before the big race!
Team photo before the big race!
Amy about to cross the finish line!
Amy about to cross the finish line!
First time running this race together.
First time running this race together.
Wee hours of the morning before the race kicks off.
Wee hours of the morning before the race kicks off.
Done!
Done!
All about Bailey
This is our sweet pup Bailey!
This is our sweet pup Bailey!
Matt and Bailey taking a morning boat ride at the shore.
Matt and Bailey taking a morning boat ride at the shore.
Bailey loves being on the water!
Bailey loves being on the water!
Lounging for Football Sundays.
Lounging for Football Sundays.
Bailey loves snuggling.
Bailey loves snuggling.
Bailey's favorite food is bananas. So Amy made him a banana costume for Halloween!
Bailey's favorite food is bananas. So Amy made him a banana costume for Halloween!
Morning boat ride.
Morning boat ride.
Bailey waiting to get on the boat.
Bailey waiting to get on the boat.
Sleepy boy.
Sleepy boy.
Showing off his fresh hair do.
Showing off his fresh hair do.
He loves snow! This is after digging for a tennis ball that landed in a huge snow bank.
He loves snow! This is after digging for a tennis ball that landed in a huge snow bank.
During the quarantine period we’ve been working from home. Baily naps in my lap  are the best.
During the quarantine period we’ve been working from home. Baily naps in my lap are the best.
Close up of this handsome guy on a walk.
Close up of this handsome guy on a walk.
Sun bathing on the back deck.
Sun bathing on the back deck.
Thrashing around in the grass and sunshine.
Thrashing around in the grass and sunshine.
Lounging with dad.
Lounging with dad.
Boat pup!
Boat pup!
Bailey is one of the happiest little dogs ever!
Bailey is one of the happiest little dogs ever!
Sleeping after a long day.
Sleeping after a long day.
Jumped into his toy bin to dig for his favorite ball.
Jumped into his toy bin to dig for his favorite ball.
He jumped up on the swing all by himself!
He jumped up on the swing all by himself!
Sporting his fancy Christmas tie.
Sporting his fancy Christmas tie.
Vacations
At Animal Kingdom! This is probably our favorite park at Disney. We are both animal lovers and this place is amazing.
At Animal Kingdom! This is probably our favorite park at Disney. We are both animal lovers and this place is amazing.
We were so lucky to visit Disney World during the international food and wine festival!
We were so lucky to visit Disney World during the international food and wine festival!
In front of Cinderella's Castle. The Magic Kingdom is amazing!
In front of Cinderella's Castle. The Magic Kingdom is amazing!
In front of the Epcot ball.
In front of the Epcot ball.
In front of the Tower of Terror at Hollywood Studios.
In front of the Tower of Terror at Hollywood Studios.
Seven Dwarves Mine coaster! We both really enjoyed this one as well.
Seven Dwarves Mine coaster! We both really enjoyed this one as well.
Such beautiful landscaping at every  park
Such beautiful landscaping at every park
We both really enjoyed Thunder Mountain Railroad. It was one of Amy's favorite rides as a child too.
We both really enjoyed Thunder Mountain Railroad. It was one of Amy's favorite rides as a child too.
This ride goas 0 to 60mph in just a couple seconds. Look at Matt's face =)
This ride goas 0 to 60mph in just a couple seconds. Look at Matt's face =)
Splash Mountain! An all time favorite.
Splash Mountain! An all time favorite.
Posing for a pic while snacking on a terrace overlooking a safari.
Posing for a pic while snacking on a terrace overlooking a safari.
Caught matt snacking on some cheese
Caught matt snacking on some cheese
Posing for a pic while munching on snacks, watching animals on a safari. Pretty incredible.
Posing for a pic while munching on snacks, watching animals on a safari. Pretty incredible.
Expedition Everest, One of the best rides at Disney. No hands!
Expedition Everest, One of the best rides at Disney. No hands!
This is the view from our hotel room! We stayed at the Animal Kingdom lodge and had a balcony overlooking a safari. Amazing.
This is the view from our hotel room! We stayed at the Animal Kingdom lodge and had a balcony overlooking a safari. Amazing.
Up close and personal with a beautiful Giraffe.
Up close and personal with a beautiful Giraffe.
Posing front of the Tree of Life at Animal Kingdom Park
Posing front of the Tree of Life at Animal Kingdom Park
Trip to Deep Creek Lake with friends. Found this gorgeous waterfall on a hike.
Trip to Deep Creek Lake with friends. Found this gorgeous waterfall on a hike.
Snapped a shot of Matt and our friends during one of our hikes.
Snapped a shot of Matt and our friends during one of our hikes.
Posing for a pic while on a hike.
Posing for a pic while on a hike.
Matt Kayaking in Deep Creek Lake.
Matt Kayaking in Deep Creek Lake.
Amy getting up the nerve to try and stand up.
Amy getting up the nerve to try and stand up.
Amy Paddle boarding for the first time. She fell off pretty fast.
Amy Paddle boarding for the first time. She fell off pretty fast.
Amy emerging from under water after falling off the paddle board.
Amy emerging from under water after falling off the paddle board.
Matt and our friends enjoying the beautiful day on the water.
Matt and our friends enjoying the beautiful day on the water.
Matt after a fun day on the water Kayaking and paddle boarding.
Matt after a fun day on the water Kayaking and paddle boarding.
The biggest pizza we've ever seen!
The biggest pizza we've ever seen!
End of Summer beach weekend with friends
End of Summer beach weekend with friends
Matt playing catch on the beach.
Matt playing catch on the beach.
Amy building a sand castle with no tools except her hands.
Amy building a sand castle with no tools except her hands.
Finished product! complete with shell windows and a feather flag.
Finished product! complete with shell windows and a feather flag.
A stop at the water Gardens while visiting Texas.
A stop at the water Gardens while visiting Texas.
On our Dallas Tour.
On our Dallas Tour.
Birthday breakfast while in Texas.
Birthday breakfast while in Texas.
These statues of Long Horns were amazing!
These statues of Long Horns were amazing!
Posing for a pic with the Long horns.
Posing for a pic with the Long horns.
Hiking with friends on a trip to Utah
Hiking with friends on a trip to Utah
Matt and a friend dipping their hands into the Great Salk Lake
Matt and a friend dipping their hands into the Great Salk Lake
Amy getting some sand from the Great Salt Lake
Amy getting some sand from the Great Salt Lake
The girls posing for a pic while touring the Mormon Temple Grounds
The girls posing for a pic while touring the Mormon Temple Grounds
Group photo in front of the Mormon Temple
Group photo in front of the Mormon Temple
Gorgeous scenery while hiking in Utah.
Gorgeous scenery while hiking in Utah.
Trip to San Diego. It was Matt's first time visiting California!
Trip to San Diego. It was Matt's first time visiting California!
Sea world!
Sea world!
Petting a sting ray. They are surprisingly friendly and love attention.
Petting a sting ray. They are surprisingly friendly and love attention.
At the San Diego Zoo. This Giant Panda was just too cute.
At the San Diego Zoo. This Giant Panda was just too cute.
Late afternoon walk on the Beach.
Late afternoon walk on the Beach.
The beaches were so beautiful, and the weather was incredible.
The beaches were so beautiful, and the weather was incredible.
Trip to NY to watch the Giants vs. New Orleans Saints!
Trip to NY to watch the Giants vs. New Orleans Saints!
Matt sporting his Giants jersey.
Matt sporting his Giants jersey.
Giants running onto the field to start the game.
Giants running onto the field to start the game.
We had a really good view of the field, and it was an awesome game!
We had a really good view of the field, and it was an awesome game!
Memorial Day 2020