Stocking stuffers, extreme mammals, I ❤ Denver, attempts at snow shoeing, and loads of board games. Those are a few of the experiences I had this past week when Katie and Mitchell visited. They arrived on Christmas Eve so we were able to spend Christmas Day together! We relaxed by opening our stockings (we chose… Continue reading Christmas with Katie and Mitchell
Look who is waiting for Santa, hoping he gets a present too.
Today at work we had a department meeting and at the meeting we had an ugly sweater contest. Earlier this week I grabbed a sweater I never wore and hot glued lots of pipe cleaners and pom poms on it. It was quite the masterpiece. Today, I won the ugly sweater contest. I am quite… Continue reading Ugly sweaters
Every Friday, you can download a coupon for a free item from the King Soopers phone app (pretty cool). One Friday the coupon was for a free Skittles story book. I figured it would be some silly thing but it turned out to be a box of three full bags of skittles. That’s neat. And… Continue reading Skittles and reindeer
It’s beginning to look like Christmas in this house. And by that I mean we have decorated for Christmas – the Christmas tree and a few other items are up and it looks so lovely. I really do like how the Christmas tree looks. While down in the basement today, Pippin was exploring and made… Continue reading Christmas tree time
I visited Williamsburg on Monday. I spent the day with Lydia and Dave (who also bought the day ticket) going into colonial buildings and taking tours of the Governor’s Palace and the Capitol. We started by going into the Governor’s Palace where we had a tour of the home that the governor and his family… Continue reading A visit to Williamsburg
Gene and I flew to Virginia yesterday to spend time with his family. Although our flight got delayed by almost 2 hours we made it to Richmond only an hour later than planned. We stepped into 70 degree, humid weather. Although the humidity is something I’ll have to get used to, I am enjoying the… Continue reading Made it to Virginia