Grocery day!

Today was our biweekly grocery day!  Since Matt & I both have to go to the store (since I don't drive) , we try to go once every two weeks.  This works out fairly okay.  It helps that we have a Sam's Club membership and are able to buy in bulk.  Plus, I try to …

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 …

Quick-e’s

My Wednesday was CRAZY busy at work, which is a good thing, and then my mom was in town again last night.  We had a good time... just went to Archiver's and Walmart, then hit up Tasty Taco.  Yum.  To be honest, I haven't gotten back into the swing of cooking, or housekeeping since returning …

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 …