Tag Archives: Family

Good Day and Good Food

Dad and Jake are here all safe and sound. We had a great day but they are both, to use a British word, knackered. I took them to Parliament today and they got a tour and got to sit in … Continue reading

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Christmas 2010

As usual our trip at home was filled with thousands of memories and only a handful of pictures. And we are ok with that. We managed to get out on Tuesday morning after a looooong wait in the ticketing area. … Continue reading

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Thankful for Thanksgiving

We have now hosted our very first Thanksgiving dinner! It was wonderfully fun and exciting and it was amazing to get to spend Thanksgiving with family even though we live so far away. We kept the menu pretty simple compared … Continue reading

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A Visit in Pictures

Here come the obligatory pictures of the wonderful trip we just had at home! It is always bittersweet when we go home and this time was no exception. We had a such a great time and here’s the proof: Jake’s … Continue reading

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Quick Turnaround

So since my last post I have been back to good ol’ Texas for an impromptu 4 day visit. I will refrain from putting details here on the interweb but my mom had some health issues and was going to … Continue reading

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Go Tigers!!!

One day I was at lunch with some of my friends and somehow the subject of high school football came up. I tried to explain Texas High School Football. The more I talked about it, the more incredulous they were. … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village

Not being home on Thanksgiving isn’t fun. Not being home the day after Thanksgiving SUCKS. The Friday after Thanksgiving (TFAT) is my favorite day of the year- and it has nothing to do with shopping. You couldn’t pay me to … Continue reading

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