Posts tagged with ‘Special Occasions’

  • Turning 16 with an iPhone

    By on August 20, 2010

    August 27 is the right day but only 2/5 of us will be around then so we celebrated early....

  • My 20th Wedding Anniversary

    By on December 29, 2009

    I had a wonderful day. It helped that we had no big expectations of it. We needed to take...

  • Light Play and Candy

    By on November 1, 2009

    I had fun playing with the Halloween lights and the settings on my camera. I love considering these as...

  • Jack-o-lanterns

    By on October 31, 2009

    My town has one of the largest celebrations of Halloween around. See the Bethel Pumpkin House YouTube videos here...

  • How I Met My Husband

    By on October 9, 2009

    I met my husband 21 years ago today. Long before that, this date was important in my life because...

  • My Parent’s 61st Anniversary

    By on August 28, 2009

    Today is my parent’s 61st wedding anniversary. My parents have relied on each other so much, one wonders if...

  • My Son’s 15th Birthday

    By on August 27, 2009

    We’ve been celebrating this all week around the college delivery. We had a combined farewell dinner/15th birthday dinner out...

  • Homeschool Graduation Haiku

    By on June 21, 2009

    The house is scrubbed clean For the big graduation All the books are shelved. A tent in the rain...

  • My Homeschool Daughter’s Graduation

    By on June 20, 2009

    We had forty special people to our house today for my oldest daughter’s homeschool graduation ceremony. After homeschooling for...

  • Today’s Earth Day Poem By Me With Photos

    By on April 22, 2009

                     On Earth Day Often we think of earth’s jaggedly impassable, impressive...

  • Photos of Secular Easter in Texas

    By on April 12, 2009

    We had a wonderful Easter celebration with my husband’s family in Texas.  Here are some vignettes of the trimmings. ...

  • My Youngest Daughter Turns Twelve

    By on February 13, 2009

    Our family birthday tradition includes my mother’s recipe of cut out cookies in the appropriate digits...