Tags archives: 2015

  • A Trip to UK (Part 3 of 3)

  • London Are we finally in London?! Yes, we are! We arrived in London on October 31st (yay Halloween!), after just 2 hours of sleep, and then a two hour train ride from Cheltenham we walked out at the London Paddington station (no, I still have not seen the Paddington bear movie). From there we grabbed a taxi, which took us to our hotel in Westminster. I[...]
  • A Trip to UK (Part 2 of 3)

  • Stonehouse Stonehouse is a small town about 30 minutes by car from Cheltenham, where we stayed. We didn't get to venture out around the town, but the drive and the views from the office were breathtaking! The drive to Storehouse took us through a town called Stroud. Fan fact about Stroud: there is a street with one lane for traffic going bo[...]
Oh, Chicago! (part 2)
  • Oh, Chicago! (part 2)

  • PART 1 TUESDAY Tuesday was another long and eventful day. When we travel, we try to jam pack as many activities as possible. We started the day by going up to the Willis Tower (formerly known as the Sears Tower), which has for years struggled to be the tallest building in the world. You can read about the struggle on Wiki. The observatory, Skydeck, is on t[...]
  • Much ado about nothing - New Year's Resolutions

  • New Years always start with a bunch of resolutions. Probably one of the most common resolutions is to lose weight and eat healthier. After all, you are what you eat, right? This post is about my strengths and weaknesses when it comes to food. My go-to healthy snack is BERRIES! I love berries, any kind of berries, strawberries, blueberries, raspberries (so[...]
2014 Year in Review
  • 2014 Year in Review

  • Wow! What a year it has been! A lot of sweat, tears, and dust, lots and lots of dust (from plastering and sanding)! Here are a few of the things we have accomplished this year. 3 interior doors The two bedroom doors and the downstairs bathroom door have been replaced and painted. There are still 10 old flat doors around the house. We are replacing them s[...]
  • White Christmas 2014

  • This winter has been very warm in our neck of the woods. I am not sure if it's the weather to blame or something else, but this year I am struggling to get into Christmas spirit. Usually I have a clear idea of what I want the Christmas decor to be for that year, but I guess this year there have been many other things occupying my mind. We finally put our [...]