Aha birthday moments!

I’m in such awe with all the love over these last few weeks. My birthday celebrations started really a week prior to the actual date. I’m not one that likes to be the center of attention. However I must say….my family & friends made me feel so special and my heart is dancing with joy….

Summertime goodness

Summertime in the northwest has been breathtaking. Sunshine, dusk not setting until after 9 and the sound of our birds chirping very early…I love the scent of grills going and finding a new joy daily when I visit our produce garden. Dinner revolves around what we have an abundance of and that is ripe, ready…

Fourth of July with fabulous friends

Our boys loved celebrating the Fourth of July the year before at home. Low key, our own fireworks and watching all the others go off from across the water. They had requested we do the same. Bren wanted to invite his best friend Zach. We decided to invite his family as they are great friends…

Life is full of goodness…

My two sons played on our friends fast pitch team; “The Dodgers” What a great season! We are truly thankful they had the opportunity to learn & grow from coach Eric. He did not only teach skills of the game, but also the importance of being a team. We had an early game one Saturday-It…

Celebrating Our Daughter: College Graduation and Birthday

We had the honor of celebrating my daughter Macey a few weekends ago. It was her birthday and directly following the next morning her commencement at Washington State University. As we headed over in the morning. We decided to stop in Ellensburg. My mom researched and just knew this place for lunch would be right…

9 on the 9th-It’s golden!

My youngest son celebrated is “golden birthday” with family and a few his close friends last Friday. His actual birthday kick off began Thursday at “how to train a dragon” live event. It was beyond what he imagined. He was on cloud nine to say they least (no pun intended). His brother and dad also…

My love for fall and all it’s palettes

For me fall is the loveliest time of the year. The vibrant colors that surrounds us by nature is so delightful in itself. Especially living in the NW it adds brightness to gloomy gray and rainy days. Palettes yellow to the brightest orange to red in all shades. Some of the most delicious treats &…