Adventures in…Wedding Reception Planning

As I may have previously mentioned once or twice my son is getting married in May.  It will be a destination wedding and very small, so Dale and I have offered to throw a reception back here in Iowa for friends and family who will not be attending the wedding.  We have set the date, […]

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Adventures in…Winter Dog Walking

Our poor pup has had a hard time of it since colder weather and then snow set in.  Her 3 miles each morning has been reduced to the 1/2 mile it takes to go around the block many mornings.  When it’s nicer we explore a little bit farther from home.  Today it was a nicer […]

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Adventures in…the Snow

Well, it has happened!  After all the talk in recent years about how mild our winters have been in Iowa…how little snow we have gotten…we just broke a record from 1886!!!  Most consecutive days with accumulating snowfall!  The older Dale and I get, the less we enjoy winter, and we were perfectly content with no […]

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Adventures in…Flu Bugs

So, it’s bad enough when I get the flu, but this time we were doubly blessed when Dale got it too!  So, the dog is taking care of things around here right now!  Also, since my body is forcing me to have some downtime I am taking this time to migrate my blog to a […]

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Adventures in…Moving

The move is done!  The nest is empty once again!  We are tired and sore, but ready to embrace whatever adventure comes next!  The move was pretty smooth, considering it happened in January in Iowa!  We were blessed with a January thaw and sunshine.  A week earlier and we would have been battling 30 below […]

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