Getaway to San Luis Obispo

A couple weeks ago, over spring break, we took a trip up the coast to San Luis Obispo. The drive up the coast is just long enough to feel like you are getting away, but not so long that you get restless. The hills were covered in wildflowers and the skies were clear blue. It … Continue reading

Slow Growing Changes

So, it seems like there has been a lot of change in my life lately. For the better, and I am so thankful. New home, new neighborhood, new school for Dilly, new job(s)….. What I am learning, too, is that things take time. Change can happen fast, but often it takes time. There are so … Continue reading

Summertime in Greencastle, Indiana

So it may seem odd to post about our summer trip to Indiana in the middle of winter- but maybe that is why I just wanted to relive it for a bit. Our good friends moved back home to Indiana a few years ago and we have had the good fortune to be able to … Continue reading

Calm after the storm…

One week ago, we were sitting in the dark and putting a puzzle together by candlelight. The windstorm the night before was so intense that we were really thinking that there may be more and were hunkering down for the night. Learning to be sufficient and function without electricity or hot water (downside of tankless … Continue reading

So much to be thankful for…

Thanksgiving is great. And this year, it was extra sweet because we were spending it with our families, the weather was a.mazing, and life slowed down just enough…. God has been gracious again, and Manish had another clear scan- over three years without cancer- and that is huge. And my parents stayed for 3 nights … Continue reading