birthdays, family photos, and the beach

Mom had a birthday! We celebrated by going out to lunch Wes came home for a few days. We were happy to see him and Kayla! Wil didn’t come home until Monday and just missed Wes, but we had Nikita to stand in for family photos – ha! Grampa and Gramma enjoyed seeing Wes! Then…

Solo trip to Greenville //so many pretty pictures! 🪴🌺

I had such a fun few days going down to see the boys. Dave was teasing me and asked if I knew how to get there by myself and I said sure, “go from here to the Burlington outlets, then from there to the Depot in Charlotte, then to ikea, then you’re almost there –…

Nashville 2021✨👏🏼🎤🎸 (part 1)

Dave, Skye, and I went to Nashville this last week to go to the Sing music conference We had an amazing time in this arena with thousands of other musicians (mainly, it’s mostly geared toward church musicians, but they let me in, so you can see it’s for everyone!) The drive there was fun, we…

Leaving our Second Child at College -part 2

Part one here. leaving Wes at college 2 years ago here. Visiting Wes at college here So after we moved Wil into the dorm we went to Five guys for lunch…and … Kung Fu Tea for bubble tea and smoothies. One last visit to Wes and we brought him spicy noodles. Then it was time…

Leaving our Second Child at College -part one

I had to wait to write this post for the emotions to subside…but the good news is that I feel much better and we are all ok!! Both boys are settling into school nicely and love it. And we are settling into our new normal very nicely too- thankfully! When it was time for school,…

Pennsylvania to see Wes! (Our 4 step plan of what to do in PA)

It was so nice to take 3 days and drive to PA, see Wes, do a little sightseeing, and then drive back. A lot of driving! But totally worth it. Step number ONE: eat at Dienner’s…it’s the best Amish food (or Mennonite, not sure…)but it’s so so good. And so clean!! Amazingly fresh and homemade….

Final last Arizona post 😂

I found a few more pictures on Dave’s phone and had to add them as the last last trip post!😂 This church on the side of a rock was pretty. We enjoyed touring it, and here’s the view from the other side: