Monthly Archives: September 2013

ten on tuesday.

1. Brent and I leave for our whirlwind tour of the west coast on Friday. Our 10 year anniversary trip just a couple years late. We’ll be hitting up the Monterey Bay, Napa, Klamath Falls, Ashland, Portland, Whidbey Island and Seattle. If there’s something we just have to see, link me up in the comments! […]

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aunt lu’s.

Since I’m headed back to California in four days it’s probably time I wrap up posts from my last trip there. Here’s a look at some fun we had at my Aunt Lori’s house with the whole fam… Gizdich pie…you never know where it’ll end up… Ephraim planted himself on the couch and didn’t move […]

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the bar, again.

Piggy-backing on the post about my Grandpa, here’s another one. (I told you he had quite a collection…) I’ve written about Grandpa’s bar before but there really can’t be too many posts about such a treasure. It’s been a work in progress for the last several decades and there’s always something new to see. And […]

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the mini cottage

Within minutes of arriving at my grandparents’ house last month my grandpa said, “Hey DeeDee, I got something to show you in the garage.” This is not unusual. Grandpa is forever collecting interesting items, new toys, junk, funny things for his bar…the list goes on and on. So I thought nothing of following him. And […]

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first day.

I have lots of stories and pictures to share from our trip out to California last month, but before I do I want to go ahead and share about the kiddos’ first day of school. Second grade for our big girl… and kindergarten for our baby boy, which means he graduated to the front porch […]

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