Thursday, May 31, 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Boy in blue

 This little guy was too busy to pose for a portrait on Sunday. 

Tuesday, May 29, 2018


Brother Byler hosted a concert in his woods Friday evening. 

Monday, May 28, 2018

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Strawberry plants

 I transplanted these from my garden to a raised bed last fall. 

Friday, May 25, 2018


Lilacs make me think of Judith. 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Step by step

I've been working on staining and coating the new stair treads Logan installed.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

Project update

Logan spent a lot of time working on the Cookie House lately, and now we have a new wall, door, and stair treads. Now it's my turn to get busy with paint and stain. 

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Friday, May 18, 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Pool cleaning

Naomi helped me bail out the murky water from my garden pool and lay down new plastic. 

Monday, May 14, 2018


My cousin's twins are almost three months old. The fact that they haven't been featured here yet is a reflection on my health and not their cuteness. Conrad (left) and Delilah (right) slept through Sunday school yesterday.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018


 Naomi and I hauled the lawn furniture and grill out from the garage. 

Tuesday, May 8, 2018


Libby is preparing noodles for the farmers' market. 

Monday, May 7, 2018

Clean up

 Dad, Aaron and Brian came over on Saturday and cut up the fallen tree and removed it from the driveway. 

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Saturday, May 5, 2018


I'm so thankful this tree fell across the driveway and not on my house, car or even the power line.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Thursday, May 3, 2018


 The grass, bushes and trees are starting to green up.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018


After Logan removed the chimney, Dad and Brian helped him finish patching up the hole.