Category Archives: family

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

Another Milestone for Logan!

Another Milestone for Logan!

I dropped Logan off on a scorching Saturday at CSSSA. He’s never been away from home without family, except for a couple of science camps in middle school, and in that class his whole entire class along with their science teacher were there. He and I were a BOTH bit apprehensive, but felt better after meeting… Continue Reading

International Trombone Festival 2017!!!

International Trombone Festival 2017!!!

Last week was…Overwhelming. Amazing. Stressful. Awesome. Exhausting. Pride-enducing. Blog-writing-negation! I knew it was gonna be crazy, but I had no idea how much! Hubby (and his amazing team) has been working on arranging and hosting the International Trombone Associations 2017 festival for 2 years, and last week was the time!!!! So many amazing performances played… Continue Reading

Milestones in the Past Month!

Milestones in the Past Month!

Today is the last day of school for Logan, hooray! This year was a tough one for Logan (and his parents). It’s done, and he’s learned a lot from everything. Here’s hoping that a month of R&R followed by a month of awesome learning about all the ins and outs of filmmaking at the CSSSA will… Continue Reading