o’ christmas tree.

When I was a little girl, there was one Christmas in particular that my dad took me out with him on a friend’s property and we were able to cut down a real Christmas tree. I’ll never forget it. I felt like we walked forever, but it paid off with a beautiful, fresh evergreen tree […]

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The Burpee Brunch.

Isn’t it funny when your kids decide on their favorite special places to eat? For some kids, it’s a place like Chuck E. Cheese, or Chick-Fil-A, or somewhere else with a fun play area or crazy amounts of noise and stuff happening. Our 6YO? His very favorite spot to eat is Oskar Blues, and his […]

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Thankful, but not speedy.

I’ve been reading your blog posts out there. About how wonderful your Thanksgiving was. Friends, family, holiday lights, lotso’ food. Makes me tired. Ha. We had the same! And if you can bear to read another Thanksgiving post, welcome. Each year, we host a Thanksgiving feast for our friends and neighbors who don’t have family […]

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Pizza night.

Tonight was meant for friends. We made the short trek to Longmont to share a pie and a pint through stormy weather and a threat of a tornado, Colorado style. (That means we never saw one. In Oklahoma, those darn things tried to kill us annually.) On the way Ewan went from this, To this. […]

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