Category Archives: Sunshine

Summer’s End

What started as an extremely last-minute beach invitation in 2013 has transformed into one of our family’s mostView full post »

The easy yes

She asked if she could join me in painting as I worked on a chalk paint project on the front porch.  I embarrassinglyView full post »

Solar Eclipsing 2017

The Solar Eclipse was SO COOL!  I’m so glad we were able to snag some glasses so we could all experience theView full post »

Putt-putting

We had the chance to do some mini-golfing with my mom last week, and I think the kids had so much fun!  This was one ofView full post »

Independence

Happy birthday, America.  So thankful for the land of the free, and the home of the brave.  And for all of the peopleView full post »

Weekends are for airshows and friends

The weekend was filled with beach time, pool swimming, sunbathing, book reading, delicious food eating, game playing,View full post »

Life moves pretty fast

Within a span of less than two weeks, this precious girl celebrates two big days.  Her seventh birthday and her sixView full post »

Front Porch Sittin’

We had the family over for a Mother’s Day celebration and it was such a nice evening.  Lots of chatting andView full post »

Signs of spring

Signs of spring abound.  There are little green shoots sprouting up from the ground all over our property, thanks toView full post »

A sweet surprise

I went through some of my picture files (the year 2012 actually) this morning to make space for my China trip. View full post »

New Traditions

A few weeks ago, we hosted my Uncle and cousins from my Daddy’s side of the family.  It was, sadly, the firstView full post »

We could have missed this

Yesterday was World Adoption Day.  I’m a day late.  Whoops, mom fail.  Oh well, my #worldadoptionday2016 postView full post »

Halloween fun

Happy Halloween from Paw Patrol’s Marshall, Hermione Granger, a skeleton, and a strawberry shopkin!  The kids hadView full post »

Serenity

It was the kind of afternoon where everyone was quietly and peacefully playing.  So glorious.  I sneaked upstairs toView full post »

Hot chocolate

I did a lot of fall yard work over the weekend that included preparing flower beds and planting spring bulbs.  We wereView full post »