Extended Working Vacation – RV Preparations Checklist βœ”️

After months of debate and discussion, E and I have finally made a decision about the next step for our family of five. [drumroll please] πŸ₯πŸ₯πŸ₯ We are leaning towards delaying making a decision by going on a working vacation to see some of the National Parks in California. πŸ˜‚ It won't be a real … Continue reading Extended Working Vacation – RV Preparations Checklist βœ”️

Wordless Wednesday – Happy New Year! πŸ₯³

Happy New Year’s Eve! πŸŽ‰

As 2019 comes to an end, we want to say "Thank you" to everyone who follows or visits our blog! Blogging would be so boring without you! Thank you for bringing joy to our journey with your prayers, love and support! 2019 started off pretty rocky for our family. Our lives were turned upside down … Continue reading Happy New Year’s Eve! πŸŽ‰

Memory Verse Monday

Here is the Bible verse we are working on memorizing this week. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. Deuteronomy 6:5οΏΌ As usual, we use, A Reason For Handwriting Border Sheets, to practice our best handwriting on the verse of the week. When … Continue reading Memory Verse Monday

Happily Ever After… πŸ’˜

Today is our 12 year wedding anniversary! I've searched my archive photos and found these to share. E proposed at John Denver Point in Pacific Grove, California in October 2007. Here's the engagement ring. E's late uncle Mike took our engagement photos on the beach in Monterey, California. Uncle Mike taught photography at Monterey High … Continue reading Happily Ever After… πŸ’˜

Wordless Wednesday – Merry Christmas πŸŽ„

Gray Lodge Wildlife Area πŸ¦† – Gridley, California

Gray Lodge Wildlife Area hosts the Snow Goose Festival each year. Migrating waterfowl of various kinds like to use the area for a pit stop during their journey. The preserve has a driving tour and several walking paths in its 9,100 acres. We enjoyed a 2-mile loop hike with some friends (Returning to Paradise) today. … Continue reading Gray Lodge Wildlife Area πŸ¦† – Gridley, California

Five in a Row Christmas Ornament Swap 2018

My dear friends from Five in a Row NC were so sweet to send us ornaments from last year's Christmas ornament swap (2018) even though I didn't send in my contribution until this year (2019). You can find details instructions for that ornament here: Five in a Row Christmas Ornament - Who Owns the Sun? … Continue reading Five in a Row Christmas Ornament Swap 2018

Wordless Wednesday

Kids Christmas Movies πŸŽ₯

Here's the list of kids Christmas movies we have watched and are planning to watch this year. The Snowy Day (Amazon Prime) Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Olaf's Frozen Adventure Buck Denver asks... Why Do We Call it Christmas? Veggie Tales: The Toy That Saved Christmas Veggie Tales: The Little Drummer Boy Curious George: A Very … Continue reading Kids Christmas Movies πŸŽ₯