The Aftermath Of Christmas Morning

When I was still a toddler, my parents separated and ultimately divorced.  Despite the separation, our parents always made sure we were able to celebrate Christmas with both sides of the family.  We would typically spend Christmas Ever with Mom’s said of the family, Christmas morning with Dad’s side of the family and, of course,…

Santa Claus Is Coming…

The Christmas season is officially here!  I know a lot of other bloggers beat me to the first official Christmas post and lord are their pictures looking amazing!  I’m excited to have my first one done and will be oohhhing and aaahhhing over everyone else’s picture for the next several weeks.  🙂 Christmas always has…

Winter Observatory

As a child, I used to go camping all the time.  I still go hiking in the mountains when I can.  I have always loved watching the wonders of Mother Nature and find a sense of peace as I watch how everything lives in harmony together. As I have gotten older, I still love to…

Watch Your Catch

My grandfather was an avid fisherman.  While he typically fished on the lake from his small boat, he would take any opportunity to fish with friends, which meant fishing at the local ponds or rivers and casting his line from the shore instead of his small boat. When Granddad would take us fishing with him,…