Monthly Archives: June 2014

Midpoint

I thought it was time to post a little update at our midpoint of summer. I’ve had the blessed opportunity to see several family and friends in the last few weeks due to gatherings, weddings and reunions. However, since there are several people who do actually read this blog (when I find the time, energy […]

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Backwards: Father’s Day

I’ve been blessed the last few years to celebrate Father’s Day not only with my husband and father to our kiddos, but my dad as well. This year was even better because we shared it with my brother, on his first Father’s Day and my sister in law’s dad, Bob, as well. We spent the […]

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A kitchen and a grandmother

In my down time I had a the delightful opportunity to paint a canvas for a friend from High School’s new kitchen and for my dear friend Janel’s sweet grandmother’s birthday.    LOVE this quote – I have it on one of my chalkboard cabinets in my kitchen. It’s a marvelous daily reminder. Michelle contacted […]

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camping: take 2

There is just something about being outside. Away from phones, TV, Xbox, iPads. The birds, the water rushing, the crackling of a fire. I’m not a tremendously outdoorsy girl, but I can sit in a chair and read outside with the best of them. I read something recently about people in today’s society being incapable […]

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summer: a break

I will ask that you excuse this post, it may come in a variety of “tenses” because I am writing before and will most definitely be writing after. “After what?” you say, well let me explain. I have tried to be fairly transparent with our challenges in bringing Miss home. Of course I’ve tried to […]

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