Oy – Am I horrible at blogging or what? Here’s a quick catch up of the last — six months!? (um, I also see that my post before that was last summer, so obviously I’m amazing at keeping a blog) January – February – March – April – May were lesson planning, teaching, keeping … More Hello, Summer.
I cannot get enough of Maine. I got to travel unexpectedly this summer with my sister-in-law and two of our friends up to Bar Harbor and Acadia. What a wonderful, unplanned thing that was! If you’ve ever wondered if it’s worth the trip, the answer is yes. Yes. Yes, Yes, Yes. Favorite Stops & Things … More The Pine Tree State
Chincoteague. The horse islands. Just a few highlights and a 5 star recommendation for visiting the little island. Beautiful islands with the perfect slow pace. If you need a week of easy biking, ocean, and seafood, this is the place for you!
Today is Christmas-decorating day! Our Christmas decorations are sparse this year—no big tree, no ornaments, no lights. Why would we opt to not decorate for the best holiday of the year? Great question! Here’s a piece of huge news: Nate and I have bought a HOUSE!!!!!! And here’s the huger news: We settle three days … More Deck the halls!
Look at the sea, girls–all silver and shadow and vision of things not seen. We couldn’t enjoy its loveliness any more if we had millions of dollars and ropes of diamonds. –Anne of Green Gables As promised, a glimpse into a gorgeous week in Maine. Wondering about the title? That’s the tagline on the state highway … More The Way Life Should Be
** It’s opener, out there, in the wide, open air. ** Dr. Seuss A sneak peek of our beautiful trip to Maine, and an update to my favorite map! More to come!
As many of you probably already know, Nate and I got to spend Valentine’s Day in the giant metropolis a few hours north of our little metropolis. Or large town with city-esque features (aka coffee shops, one way streets, and parking garages), however you like to refer to Lancaster City. We left our little city … More The Big Apple Weekend
Can you believe another one is gone? The older I get, the faster time seems to go. My guess is that will continue to be more and more true. I’m sitting here sipping a cup of tea and thinking of all of the crazy (and awesome) things that have happened in the last year. Besides … More Year in Review
If there is a perk to teaching it’s this: a long break just about smack in the middle of the school year. We have almost two weeks off for Christmas this year, which leaves plenty of time to visit with my family in Buffalo and still have days to relax before the second semester starts. … More Quality Time
December is always a busy, whirlwind month. I can’t believe the countdown to Christmas is single-digits already. Or that I can count the days on one hand! What a beautiful time of year. Everywhere I turn I’m reminded of the things God has blessed me with and the things I will never stop being thankful … More Good Tidings We Bring