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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

The End of Summer for Logan!

The End of Summer for Logan!

Well, August started off with a bang for Logan! He had an absolutely fabulous time as a film student at the California State Summer School for the Arts, held on the campus of Cal Arts for most of July and the beginning of August. He (and hubby and I) were very apprehensive about this program… Continue Reading

The Beautiful Country Around Aspen, CO

The Beautiful Country Around Aspen, CO

We’re back!!!!! Hubby and I took a trip up to the Aspen area to visit Liam, who is spending the summer at the Aspen Music Festival. We found this cute cabin to rent in Redstone, which is about an hour away from Aspen: Hubby is a fly fisherman, one of the big attractions of this… Continue Reading