Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

Blue theme

There's a blue theme emerging at Betsy's house. 

Remember what the kitchen used to look like?

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Blue flowers

Table decorations at the Reames' shower for Betsy

Friday, March 27, 2015

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Starting seeds

Tomatoes, basil, lettuce

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Monday, March 23, 2015

Ceiling to floor

Sunroom renovations continue. 

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Saturday, March 21, 2015


Julie came for Betsy's shower last week for a very short visit. 

Friday, March 20, 2015

Thursday, March 19, 2015


We threw Betsy a color-filled party last Saturday.  

Want to test your Betsy knowledge?

1. Where  did Betsy and Josh meet?

a.     At a Bible study
b.     On an online dating website
c.      At a bar
d.     At a funeral home

2. What is Betsy’s job?

a.     Accountant
b.     Teacher
c.      Nurse
d.     Engineer

3. When she was about ten, which activity did Betsy like to do after church?

a.     Sail paper boats in the baptismal.
b.     Listen to Adventures in Odyssey with her friend Lisa.
c.      Eat peppermints in the foyer.
d.     Rollerblade in the parking lot.

4. Which food does Betsy hate touching?

a.     Ground beef
b.     Bologna
c.      Chicken gizzard
d.     Raw bacon

Our menu included some of Betsy's favorite foods, like macaroni and cheese, finger gelatin, fish crackers, and gummy bears.  

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Cream puffs

Made by Libby

Monday, March 16, 2015

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Friday, March 13, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015


Libby is on Spring Break and she is sewing, sewing, sewing. 

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Tuesday, March 10, 2015


 Naomi, Mom and I went to the Butterfly Display at the Dow Gardens. There weren't many butterflies to see, but it was warm and sunny in the greenhouse. 

Monday, March 9, 2015


Last week, when Logan and I were on Spring Break, we drove down to MSU to see Libby. She took us to the sheep barn to see the lambs. 

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Happy birthday

to my youngest sister

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Spring break

This is the second vehicle of the season that I've seen off the road near my parents' driveway.
Spring break is a misnomer. 

Friday, March 6, 2015


My house was fine in the dangerously cold temperatures we had last week. Then it warmed up ten degrees and the wind blew from the south and my pipes froze in the back room.