snow day extras and an inspiration forecast

it’s a snow day so I have some extra time… first I want to share 2 new blogs I am following The Beautiful Frugal Life and Not So Suzy Homemaker. I have found Beautiful Frugal to be applicable to my life and the ways I’m trying to be better at deal finding. Not so Suzy has a […]

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day ten

i’m craziest with my husband… he just brings it out in me…  our most recent crazy adventure was to the Olympic National Forest to get our 2010 Christmas tree in the dark. And then to being it back inside our 1974 Volkswagon Bus. (I guess buying the bus in August would also count as a […]

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day nine

**a picture of those who have gotten me through the most** my mom and dad, whom i affectionately call “Momma and Papa” have seen me through so much. the list is endless and their are not words for the gratitude i feel. but in the spirit of being thankful and expressing my gratitude. thank you […]

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day eight

*a photo that makes you laugh* this photo will always make me laugh! taken in February of 2009 at a fundraiser my sister started called “Dance Through The Decades: Dance-a-thon.” procedes benefit Children’s Miracle Network. we dressed according to decade. can you guess which we were from? during the first year of this fundraiser my husband and […]

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day seven

a most treasured item… truly this was tough but it came down to three words and i was inspired by matthew 6:20 “But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.” the meaning behind this ‘item’ is what lead me […]

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day six

this one had me stumped… someone i’d like to trade places with for a day… honestly the thing that sounded best was only having to concentrate on sleeping, scratching, bathing, laying, warming, stretching, pooping, eating, laying, laying, scratching, laying… did i mention laying? so i pick my cat – dosey-doe! I also considered my grandmother, […]

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day five

my favorite memory is this one… hands down… we walked down the aisle and said, “we did it! we’re married.”   love you Benjamin! some “unrelated to ben” moments that are significant… when i got ipa-mae my first pet when i moved into my first apartment setting up my first classroom announced top 5 at miss […]

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day four

Today I headed over to Edmonds, on the ferry, for a Cascade Camp Cedarbrook Operations Meeting. I go once or twice a month in preparation for camp this year. We are getting SO excited! I attended C.C.C. for 13 years as a camper, at the Lyle McLeod site in Belfair. I have been on staff 4 years, having […]

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day three

 It’s a tie. Other shows that came close… Gossip Girl Survivor Bachelor(ette) what can i say? guilty pleasures i guess… Facebook Comments

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day two

moving, changing, 13 schools, 3 cities, dating, pageantry, adolesence, a wedding, college, roommates… all faced with my sister. we have always loved each other, and liked each other most of the time. very different and yet very much our parent’s children. despite the fact that it is supposed to be 1 photo I decided to […]

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