Remembering…

This afternoon Matt & I headed over to the state capitol to see the memorial they put up in remembrance of those who lost their lives on Sept 11, 1002.  There was a flag representing each individual on the east lawn.  It was moving,.. This mom was taking photos of her daughter, and I thought …

Hello FALL!!!

We celebrated the upcoming onset of fall this past weekend by trekking up north to Minneapolis/St Paul.  It was about time that we got out of Des Moines for a few days, and it couldn't have been a more perfect weekend! We drove up after I got off work on Saturday afternoon, and stayed with …

Custom Painting

In case you didn't know, the hubs and I have been making and selling Kubb sets all summer.  It's be kinda fun to tell you the truth, especially since we added a custom option to the mix! I know I've already bragged a little about this one, but thought I throw it out there to …

Holding Pattern

hold·ing pat·tern, noun 1. The flight path maintained by an aircraft awaiting permission to land. 2. A state or period of no progress or change Our life is in a seemingly unending holding pattern right now.  It started the night of my birthday, back in March.  Matt came home from work and told me that …

Quick-e’s

Now for a list of random life happenings...... I bought 4 pounds of strawberries at Fareway today... they were on SALE $1.48/lb and I haven't seen or tasted such delicious berries in such a LONG TIME!!! This morning Matt & I decided that we were going to drive efficiently, and use the least amount of …