Our one big project this summer that we had to complete this year or the house will disintegrate {or so my husband made it feel} was painting the exterior of our house. I will admit that the house was due and a fresh paint job would benefit all of us, so I was game. Let me tell you a little secret about myself – I have paint color commitment phobia. So what color to paint the house felt like the… Read more »

Everyone loves a really late post….riiiiight?! I completely failed to post prior to, or near, the 4th of July! {Hey, at least it still is July!} The 4th of July is my husbands favorite holiday and is definitely one of mine as well. There is just something about the general spirit of the day, the community, the food, the colors of the red, white and blue, family and fireworks. Can’t do without the fireworks. We went to my father-in-laws like… Read more »

This summer has been AWESOME in Washington state! The weather has been really great and we have been trying to jam-pack the fun in while we have free time aside from working. Not the easiest task! I went to my annual family reunion this past weekend, which is held at a public park on a lake. It was a lot of fun and Madi was ready to explore the whole area. I didn’t get to visit as much as I… Read more »