7 Quick Takes v.6

Dropping in for some quick rambling thoughts and linking up with SQT. Does anyone write really awesome posts in their head at really inconvenient times? I do my best writing in my head while I’m driving. If I’m lucky I’ll remember one or two things to actually write down afterwards. Of course, I always sound…

Quick! Recap *ALL the things*

First, in case you don’t get the reference. Go here: Hyperbole and a Half Well as usual, this summer is flying flew by. We got back from vacation last week six weeks ago and it immediately became crunch time. I’ve started several different posts with updates on the various things we’ve been up to over the past…

Our Summer in a Hot Minute

I thought it might be a good idea to do a fast recap of our summer before Christmas, or next summer at the rate things are going. 😛 So here it is, our summer in a hot minute. //MAY// Summer kicked off with a Memorial Day camp out in Lexington, VA with my family. We…

Andy and the Summer Pantry Upgrade Crusade

This summer, I decided to refinish our pantry/cupboard.  It is an heirloom, passed down from Sarah’s parents; her Dad had constructed it many, many years ago.  We currently use it to store our cookbooks and serving-ware.  Over time, the heritage piece has taken some abuse: scuffs, crayon marks, stab wounds that Sarah insists come from…

Our 30 Minutes of Fame

Wow, it’s been almost a month since my last post but in the blog silence we’ve been enjoying our summer. Andy and I joke that we’ll be glad for school to start because it forces us to be less busy. In the past month, we’ve visited family in 3 different cities and 2 different states,…