An impromptu trip to Paris and Bruges in March with my friend Melinda Byrd
A trip to Ocean City, Maryland for St. Patrick’s Day with my husband’s fraternity brothers and their spouses
A 3 1/2 month long kitchen/bathroom/laundry room renovation
Three months in a boot because of a torn Achilles tendon (yes, it healed)
An amazing party with my entire family for my 50th birthday
A trip to Orlando with the afore-mentioned fraternity brothers (and spouses)
Saying goodbye to old friends who have moved away 😦
Saying hello to family members who have moved here 🙂
An open studio
Sculptures moving around the mid-west
And lots of little stuff.
Melinda and me under the Eiffel Tower
Carousel in the Jardins des Plantes, Paris
National Zoological Museum, Paris
Rings by the Seine
Beer! The best, by far.
A cool storage for whiskey bottles, Bruges
From the top of the brewery in Bruges
Lots of canals in Bruges
Ripping out the outside wall of our house
The dogs were a bit confused.
The beginning of the new interior
Standing in our new doorway
The temporary kitchen
The “kitchen sink”
The new extended kitchen porch
Finally, three and half months of waiting
Now I can eat and look outside…it’s a blessing!
Three birthday girls
My 50th birthday cake
The airboat ride on Lake Kissimee was awesome!
I don’t do rollercoasters, but I love to watch them!