2 Years.

Can you believe it has been two years since Ben and I got hitched?!??!?!?!?!?!??!?! And they have certainly been two incredible years. I wrote about the first one here. I really didn’t think it would be possible for the 2nd year to top the first year. But can you believe it actually has! The first […]

A Farewell to Neville

  I can’t blame him. He lived 6 long years. And while I’m not 100% sure he has breathed his last breath (he will no longer start which is a sure indicator that something is not good), now might be the best time to say goodbye. It all happened so soon; I wasn’t prepared to […]

35 fish.

35 fish.

Ben and I left Anchorage on Wednesday night at 9:00 after loading up the truck and dropping Ruby off at the Grandparent’s house with our fingers crossed that we could catch 23 more fish down on the beaches of Kenai. If you can remember, I had gotten 12 fish the prior weekend with my dad and […]

dipnetting with my dad

dipnetting with my dad

This past weekend was a Dad and Katie kind of weekend. Ben was working and mom was in Texas and so Dad and I packed up our rods and our waders for a weekend of fishing the 2nd run of reds on the Kenai. As sort of a last minute thing, we threw the dipnet in […]

home, sweet, home – from yard to yuck… part 2

home, sweet, home – from yard to yuck… part 2

Yardwork around our house is going to be a continual process for years to come. Ben and I were standing in our front yard the other day dreaming of garages, retaining walls, brick paths, recessed flower boxes, a nice garden under the window, a new front porch, benches…. the list goes on. And it has […]

Home, Sweet, Home – New Roof!!!!

Home, Sweet, Home – New Roof!!!!

The Corwins just tackled one of the hardest home projects yet… we replaced our roof! Yes! It was a huge project and one we couldn’t have done without some fabulous friends who donated their time and their tools to the dream of a new roof. It started a few weeks ago when Ben searched around […]