there’s no place I’d rather be…

there’s no place I’d rather be…

Ben and I loaded up on Monday night for Butterfly Lake Cabin in the Nancy Lake area. Wait, no, we stopped first and picked up Ben’s new truck! Ok, then we drove back home to drop off the truck and THEN set off for Butterfly Lake Cabin! This was our second annual (near)-Christmas trip. We […]

we wish a merry christmas!

we wish a merry christmas!

December is such a holly, jolly month. And we got right festive this year in our Christmas spirit! What a great month to celebrate the birth of our Lord and be reminded of the thankfulness that should follow us around all year…   Tree cutting We headed out one Tuesday afternoon in search of the […]

celebrating Ben’s 28th…

celebrating Ben’s 28th…

It all started 28 years ago when the best person was born. Ben is my best friend and the best person I have ever had the privilege of getting to spend time with. He is by far the coolest, bravest, bad ass-est, sweetest, lovingest, just best person ever. To celebrate this awesome individual we needed […]

my pioneering year.

my pioneering year.

  Well my New Years Resolution was to can and be a pioneer woman! And, while I’m not sure I’m a pioneer woman quite yet, I think I did an ok job in trying and I sure had fun in the process! I spent time this year canning, fermenting, and rolling out sourdough. Sweet & […]

thankful days

thankful days

There is so much to be thankful for in this wonderful life.   My sweet hubby… My beautiful state… My lovely family…. And my sweet lil’ doggie… (OK… maybe I take too many photos of Ruby… she’s just so darn cute!) The past few weeks have been absolutely delightful. The days are short and dark […]