Tag Archive: family

Snowed In

…well, not really. But it feels like it. We got more snow last night, and it’s another cold, cold day. Don’t get me wrong, it’s beautiful. And I actually like going outside to… Continue reading

Amazing Race

We LOVE The Amazing Race. It’s the only reality show that either of us have ever been able to get into (and stick with). I’ve watched a few others here and there (Trading… Continue reading


Happy Birthday, Ollie! His birthday was actually yesterday and I kept asking him “Do you want to turn three?” He got SO excited–talking to us, dancing and jumping around. Brock and I thought… Continue reading

Things I Love

My husband~the feel of sand between my toes~my sweet puppy~a brand new book~freshly painted nails~CSI:NY~anything (clothes, pillows, bedding) with eyelet detail~Phase 10~snow covered trees~The Family Stone~peonies~the color pink~pajamas~U2~my Bible~working from home~my dutch oven~FRIENDS~traveling~Dave… Continue reading


Oh. My. Gosh. Why in the world did I wait so long to finally get her cookbook? Thankfully, I didn’t wait to cook any of her recipes! But seriously… Having so many of… Continue reading

The Help

I mentioned that I did not read as much last year as I usually do. However, I did read several books (probably about 6 or 8, instead of my normal 15-20). One of… Continue reading


Yesterday’s suggested blog post topic, per The Daily Post, was: Do you prefer to talk, text message, or a different communication method? I SO prefer talk! But face-to-face. I’m not really much of… Continue reading

Design Dreams

Brock and I have decided to build a house! I can hardly wait to get out of this apartment and into our new home. Don’t get me wrong. I love our apartment. It’s… Continue reading

The Family Stone

Last week I posted an entry about my favorite Christmas movies. The Family Stone made that list, and since then I’ve been doing quite a bit of thinking about why it did. I’ve… Continue reading

Hermit Tendencies

In the last 5 days, we’ve had snow and/or ice for 3 of them. Can we say, “hello, winter!”? I love winter. I love the cold weather and being able to bundle up… Continue reading