Category Archives: Miscellaneous


My sewing closet is finally finished! So, in this house with limited rooms, I converted the coat closet into a sewing room (by “I”, I mean Dave) when we moved in but this week I actually put the finishing touches … Continue reading

House stuff

I’ve been doing some things around this house lately, like paper organizing and minor gardening for lazy beginners. And I actually found all the parts to my camera and replaced the parts that were “lost in the move” and remembered … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Don’t you love the heart-head portraits if Dave and me? (I’m even wearing high heels!). Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Happy New Year!

I think I’ve determined that the short period between Christmas and New Year’s is my favorite time of year. There’s something so liberating and almost electrifying about packing up Christmas and putting it all back under the stairs…my excitement about … Continue reading

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Belated Mother’s Day Stuff

I totally forgot to post the Mother’s Day weekend happenings that went on with us and it’s nearly been a whole week since! (…although, based on my past record, one week late with a post is practically ahead of time.). … Continue reading

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Saturday in Old Town Alexandria

So today I went with my friend to get her wedding dress fitted and since the dress shop was in Old Town Alexandria, we decided to make a day of it. First we had lunch at a place called the … Continue reading

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More Christmas Preparation…

We got the tree decorated, the lights up, and the rest of the decorations placed about…Yay! Side note – for some reason, every year, when we get the tree decorations out, I always have some type of ‘issue’ with garland … Continue reading

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We Found The Cutest Tree Ever!

We went to Miller Farms Market yesterday to chop our tree down. As we traditionally get our tree a little late in the season the people at the farm were doubtful we’d find one to our liking in the patch, … Continue reading

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On our way to Ellensburg, we made a quick stop over at another relative’s house in Oly and look at all the pretty sand dollars we found on the beach! Lots more animal friends in Ellensburg…plus, I didn’t know cantaloupe … Continue reading

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Olympia! (part 2 – country)

It was so much fun hanging out around my childhood stomping grounds with my brother and his family. The girls were dirty the whole time and made a lot of new friends, not of the human sort. I think that’s … Continue reading

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