Category Archives: family

Work on the ’68 VW Bug Update

Work on the ’68 VW Bug Update

Back in late December I shared with you the start of an adventure my hubby is taking with our younger son Logan: taking a rough 1968 VW Bug and making it driveable and looking nice (but not restoring it, which is apparently a whole ‘nother level of work and budget!). It ran, but not very… Continue Reading

A Fun Visit to Massachusetts!

A Fun Visit to Massachusetts!

While on break before Mayterm last week, Logan and I went back to Massachusetts to visit with my family as well as a couple of colleges. The weather was nice (cool, but not cold) and we had a great time! We stayed with my Mom and Step-Dad who live about an hour (with no traffic)… Continue Reading

Liam’s Junior Recital

Liam’s Junior Recital

After a whirlwind trip that started/ended in not getting to bed until after 2 AM in both directions, I’m back and sort of recovered from Liam’s Junior Recital at the Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN! He sounded great, and he was so self confident and sure of himself that I really… Continue Reading

Fun Times in Seattle!

Fun Times in Seattle!

Last week Logan and I spent 5 days in the Pacific Northwest looking at 3 colleges. 2 were busts, so I won’t mention them, but the one school that has been his favorite since we discovered it last Fall is Cornish College of the Arts, and it was just as awesome and perfect for him… Continue Reading

A New Project for Hubby & Logan

A New Project for Hubby & Logan

Although my hubby is super busy, he’s always wanted an old car to fix up. Logan is 16 and working on his driver’s license, and loves building things. This has led to hubby casually looking for old VW Beetles for sale in Facebook marketplace recently, and last weekend he found just the right car about… Continue Reading

Another Halloween!

Another Halloween!

Logan and I have been working on his Halloween costume off and on for the past month. He wanted to improve last year’s costume of the King of All Cosmos, a video game character, click here to see what he looks like: So here is the new, improved King of All Cosmos 2.0! We kept… Continue Reading

The Start of Year 3 at Vanderbilt for Liam!

The Start of Year 3 at Vanderbilt for Liam!

A couple of weeks ago I flew to Nashville (literally during the eclipse, Nashville was right in the path of totality and I landed 6o minutes after it was over!) to help Liam get settled into his Junior year as a trombone performace major at the Blair School of Music of Vanderbilt University. He spent… Continue Reading