Organizing a dorm room- guys version

I’m understanding that it’s much easier to move a guy into a dorm than a girl.  I guess I will find out in a few years!  With this being my third attempt at dorm organization, the process went pretty smoothly!! So, you might ask…..where is everything???  Well, here is a peek into how his room […]

Week in Review- July 14th- 19th, 2017

  Hello, friends….I’m back, and I’m sharing my week!!  This has really been an interesting Summer. Summer without sports at night, Summer after a high school graduation & a college graduation.  This is also a Summer before a wedding in August!!  It’s been a time of transitions, endings and new beginnings…and it’s all good!! Let’s […]

Week in Review- June 3rd-8th, 2017

  Next to December, Late May into June is the busiest time of the year!!  So many endings and beginnings…activities and graduations!  Plenty to blog about this week!!  I think it’s time to play a little AWESOME vs. AWKWARD….. Let’s start with AWESOME!!!! Last Saturday was a bridal shower for my soon to be daughter […]

Spring Break 2017- Kiawah Island, South Carolina Part 3 of 3

Well, this is part 3 of our Spring Break adventure- WELCOME BACK!! THE PLANTATION Toward the end of the trip, we visited a plantation (Magnolia Plantation & Gardens) which was just outside of Charleston.  The home you see was not the original home on the property- there were 2 previous homes that had been burned […]

Spring Break 2017- Kiawah Island, South Carolina Part 2 of 3

On the second full day of vacation, we ventured out about 45 minutes and took a look around Charleston.  Hubby was hoping to see some historical sights and where we headed first gave him lots of history!! Meet the U.S.S. Yorktown, an air craft carrier built during WW II now turned museum!  There are actually […]

Spring Break 2017- Kiawah Island, South Carolina Part 1 of 3

  This was an odd Spring Break for us this year.  We spent Easter weekend traveling to Iowa to visit relatives, we were home for a day, did laundry like a mad woman and then hopped a plane to South Carolina on Tuesday!  Because we usually had kids on high school athletic teams in the […]

Week in Review- April 1st- April 6th, 2017

Hello, and welcome back to the blog!!!  Because it IS Spring, and I still have snowmen up in my house, I decided that the house needed to be tweaked and switched into Spring mode.  I am NOT a decorator, but I’m really good at going on Pinterest and copying someone else’s idea!  Goals for the […]

Roadtrip to Iowa!!

Well, it’s that time of year- time to go road trippin’ to Iowa to visit relatives! We packed up the car and took anyone in our family that was available to make the trip and HIT THE ROAD! We had a small group this time, hubby & I and two kids! It was a beautiful […]

Week in Review- July 4th Weekend, 2016

  July is here and I’m still wondering where June went!! This summer is the fastest yet!!  Our holiday weekend started on Friday night, as we fulfilled a promise to one of our sons to try “Pho.” (pronounced “fuh”) Let me tell you, it was way out of my comfort zone eating-wise, but it was […]

Week in Review- Memorial Day Weekend

Why is it that I always get Memorial Day and Labor Day mixed up?  Does that happen to anyone else? Well….Welcome to our Memorial Day, 2016!  Memorial Day usually signifies the start of Summer for us!  When we heard that the weather forecast for the weekend was going to be a rainy one at our […]