Beachcombing on Christmas Eve

We’re in Seaside, Oregon with our friends Brad and Amber and their kids for Christmas this year and we’re having a blast!  This morning after breakfast we went to the beach (the resort is right on the beach so it’s kinda convenient) and looked for shells.  It was kind of picked over — we were … Read more

Merry Christmas!

Well for all of you who would rather receive a Christmas card, I’m sorry, I’m too lazy for that. This is what you’re getting. I’ve already received one Christmas present, on accident. I got home from scouts one evening to see a nice big Brother box on the porch which Jake hadn’t noticed and hidden. … Read more

The Joy of Giving

I typically finish my Christmas shopping rather early, but this year was a bit different. I’m a member of an online LDS forum called Nauvoo, and one of the members who lives near me has a son who has been very sick. So upon some discussion and the brilliant ideation of mini.michaela, we gathered up … Read more