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Another Update on Logan’s ’68 VW Bug

Another Update on Logan’s ’68 VW Bug

The summer is quickly ending! I’ve been spending a lot of time prepping for my classes that start at the University of Redlands next week, but I also spent last weekend helping with the bug. Hubby (and Logan, but mostly Hubby) spent a LONG time this summer stripping ALL the paint off the bug and… Continue Reading

The First of Many Lasts

The First of Many Lasts

Well, today is the last time I get to take back to school pictures in front of our front door!!! Logan is starting his last year of high school, hooray!!!! Even more exciting He doesn’t have a first period class so doesn’t need to be at school until 8:30!!! He can DRIVE HIMSELF!!!!! Ah, that… Continue Reading

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