Christmas Day Hike

Christmas Day Hike

It is cold but that didn’t stop us from a Christmas Day Hike. I think it has to be an annual tradition!   Not on the hike, but showing off the new sunglasses J got...
Christmas On Orchard Street

Christmas On Orchard Street

Building is going but the snow and severe cold is slowing things down a lot. J will be home for a few weeks at Christmas so we are spending it at our old...
A Blessed Thanksgiving Holiday

A Blessed Thanksgiving Holiday

After much back and forth as to whether J would be coming home, I got the following text, “Good news or bad news?” he asks “Both,” I reply “There is no bad news … leaving tomorrow for home!!!!” Tears streamed down my face. J arrived around 3p on Wednesday night and we immediately drove to our 18.96. He hadn’t seen the place since August when he left. To my surprise and JOY, I’d done everything “right.” We spent the next several days working, running and enjoying each other’s company. It all went by way too fast. On Thanksgiving we surveyed and marked all of our property lines . . . I even did a little yoga . . . By Saturday our excavator cleared our building pad and had a temporary driveway in place.   And on Sunday, J left for Kentucky for his next assignment. We got a family photo just before he left.┬áCan you tell I’d been crying all...
We Bought A Door & Windows

We Bought A Door & Windows

J is still gone but I managed to get a good deal on a front door, plus two high windows and one large window that will go next to the front door (not pictured)....