Reminiscing Halloween

Let me just start by saying that I love to throw a party. And when the kids were little, Halloween was such a fun excuse to host another party! We moved around with the military, so we had new places to explore all the time. And so many friends to hang out with! But it … Continue reading Reminiscing Halloween

California Bound!

Katie and I trekked across the country this past September. We loaded up the Prius and started out at 6:30 a.m. She had been out karaoke-ing with friends, and then Kirby came back to the house to see her off that morning. First Night on the road: El Paso La Quinta Dinner: Long John Silvers … Continue reading California Bound!


My butterfly bush has never had so many blooms. And when we walked outside the other evening, it was overflowing with Monarch butterflies! At least 10 of them sipping away on the flowers. We were able to take a few pics, but if you could have only seen it in real life! Fabulous!