Family

A Black Butte Respite

0 by / on October 26, 2012, 6:03 pm / in Family

  NOTE: All the great photos for this post came from Mark’s phone, and now that I’ve switched over my blog, I lost them… So this one comes with words alone…! Now that our Saturday CSA pick-ups are done (we continue to have Wednesday pick-ups until mid-November), Mark and I headed to Black Butte for a three-day weekend.  We started […]

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Labor Day Family Reunion

Labor Day Family Reunion

0 by / on September 4, 2012, 5:14 am / in Celebrations, Family

  Our family gathered over Labor Day.  My sister, Kathy, and neice, Mercy, stayed with us–giving us a rare chance to spend some good time together.  My mother, three siblings (and most spouses), and an assortment of our children and grandchildren hung out together over a 4 1/2 day weekend that started with a mother/daughter wine tasting trip to Stollers […]

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Tea for Two

Tea for Two

0 by / on August 4, 2012, 1:11 am / in Family

  Today I invited my granddaughter, Auden, to come bake Raspberry Zucchini bread with me, and to have a tea party.  She said, “yes!” (or at least her Mama did!). So after her nap, I went and brought her to Fern Creek.  Here are my “Grammy’s Tips” for a baking/tea party date with a two-year-old: For the Baking: 1) Have an […]

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