Monthly Archives: July, 2016

The Great Purge

Or, purge-a-tory, as I consider it.  Letting go can be really difficult.  We are working hard to get rid of anything we don’t use or love, rather than just moving it to the new house.  As non-purgers, both Rob and I have collected a lot over the years.  I haven’t taught elementary school in ten years, …

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The things you do for your kids…

Like move to a better school district!  In three weeks this will be our house.  Eek!  It’s less than 15 minutes from our current house, but in a much better school district.  It’s also in a lovely neighborhood and I hope it will be the ideal setting to raise the girls into adulthood.  The move …

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Lake Cabin Getaway

This year we decided to skip our regular Cannon Beach trip and try something new.  We headed north of Seattle and boarded a ferry to San Juan Island for a little lake vacation.They are just too cute for words!My attempt at a selfie with Holly in the wind.Um…  Attitude?Holly snaps a shot of the family.We …

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July 4th

We’re still here!  I’m completely absorbed with a very large project at the moment; more on that soon.  So I’m behind with the blog and probably will continue to be until mid August or so.  Here are two pictures I missed posting from the evening of July 4th.Rob set off some small fireworks in the …

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Tea at the Farm

Rob’s parents are visiting for the holiday weekend.  We loaded everyone into the car and headed over to my aunt and uncle’s farm for an afternoon of visiting, berry picking, egg collecting and tea.  Perfect!Linlee wasn’t so sure about petting the goats, but it turns out my husband is a Goat Whisperer.Tess is such a …

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Strawberry Picking 2016

This was last weekend…Girls on the wagon out to the fields

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