June 2019 recap

Lazy Summer mornings snuggling with Dash.Blake is trying to earn some $$ so Halle and Josh can sign up to have him do their jobs.  They love it!Steven comes for a visit.  I was at YW Camp, but Rusty was so happy to see him.  Kami KILLS the Boulder Ironman, taking 1st place in her age…

YW Camp 2019–7Up

YW camp was quite the adventure this year!  It was so much fun to be part of the planning process and see it all come together.  Our YCL’s did such a good job.  Camp was nonstop fun.  But the very best event happened on the first night.  We had the opportunity to have Michelle Craig,…

Family Photos at YaYa Orchard

I jumped at the chance to get family pictures at our favorite apple orchard.  I was a little disappointed that the blossoms weren’t in full bloom yet, but I think the pics turned out pretty cute.  And nothing has made me feel more middle aged than bringing the dog to family pictures.  I fought a…

Last Day in Berlin

Blog post courtesy of Halle: We started our day by dropping Mave and Gwen off at school, and then the four of us went on the Undervelten tour. It was a tour of an underground bunker where people would go during air raids.  Our tour guide was awesome, and we learned so many cool facts…

Flughafensee

Mave came out in the morning to snuggle Nat. She’d gently lift her blanket up and climb in. She burrowed down and stayed for like an hour. I was so jealous. Cause who wouldn’t want to snuggle with this bedhead?After many fun days of sight seeing, we were all ready for a little R&R.  We…

East Side Gallery and Berliner Dom

Let’s start with what we had for breakfast. Schnecken from Zeit für Brot. (Cinnamon rolls). Berliner Pfannkuchen from Bückerei Konditorei, and Cheesecake from Princess Cheesecake. Not a bad day to be us.  Not bad at all. Then we took a train to the East Side Gallery. I’ve been looking forward to this, and it didn’t disappoint. So…