Category Archives: family

A Quick Break for Liam

A Quick Break for Liam

We got to hang out with Liam last week! Vanderbuilt’s Spring Break was last week and unlike last year when he and the rest of the trombone studio did a concert tour to Virginia and then performed at the American  Trombone Workshop, he got to come home instead! He got to spend a week decompressing….and… Continue Reading

Some Things to Cheer About!

Some Things to Cheer About!

We’ve had some good things happening with the boys lately, and I love to share things like this occasionally! First off, Logan won second place at a speech and debate tournament a couple of weeks ago for his Expository Speech on Thomas Edison. He prefers the photo on the right, I the one on the… Continue Reading

Happy New Year!!!

Happy New Year!!!

Well, another week has flown by! We’ve all been sleeping late, cooking, eating, and watching movies. Hubby’s replacing shocks, struts and bearings on our old Aztek, and I’ve been finishing up making Christmas presents. Here’s some fun pix from our Christmas morning: I’ve found a cool program called “Blog Stomp” that makes collages like this… Continue Reading

Ryan and Kaitlin Got Married!

Ryan and Kaitlin Got Married!

My whirlwind trip to Massachusetts for my nephews wedding was a lot of fun! I got in Saturday morning at 1 AM, and I enjoyed the autumn foliage in my Mom and Step Dad’s backyard: Beautiful! Unfortunately, a temperature drop the night before caused a LOT of leaves to drop and to continue to drop… Continue Reading

Another Fun Trip to Nashville!

Another Fun Trip to Nashville!

Last Friday hubby and I headed out to Nashville to hear Liam play his sophomore recital! The trip got off to a rocky start; we were supposed to arrive at midnight, but our connecting flight was delayed in Colorado, so I got to spent a few hours grading exams in the airport: and we didn’t… Continue Reading

Liam’s Exciting Week in Germany

Liam’s Exciting Week in Germany

It’s been a week since he’s been back and I’m finally getting around to gathering up pictures so I could share a bit about Liam’s experience at the Aeolus Competition. He learned about this competition, which takes place in Dusseldorf, Germany, in the summer  of 2015. In order to be considered, you have to have… Continue Reading