Category Archives: Celebration

Weddings and Camp and Garden

For the second time in less than a year, we’ve attended a wedding for one of the kids that used to be in our youth group at church. The first, last August, was close to home; this one was in … Continue reading

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Graduation Part II

A few more pre-graduation pictures, including the building that houses the English Department. The fountain and student center in the background. And the sisters all together. But she did actually graduate! Summa cum laude and an honors fellow. She will … Continue reading

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April Update

Spring has sprung; I think we are finished with the wood stove for the year! Though I probably shouldn’t speak too soon, it can freeze around here until the beginning of May. All but the tops of the mountains are … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

On Friday, we enjoyed our church’s youth/college group Christmas party. We are blessed with a wonderful bunch of teenagers who are truly a joy to be around. And of course, since it’s Christmas Eve, this is our post Christmas Eve … Continue reading

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Almost Done

We are almost done with lots of things. Rebekah and I have one more week of school for the semester. Jenna and Lauren will be finished with their semesters the second week of December. We have moved all but a … Continue reading

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Eight Years and Counting

Eight years ago today, we arrived in NC. Some of us have changed a little. To celebrate, we pickled 14 pints of okra. While we actually did pickle all that okra, it wasn’t really in celebration of anything. The summer … Continue reading

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Texas Trip

The annual pilgrimage to Texas was in May this year, and as always it was good to see family and friends in Clarksville, Mesquite, Azle, Lubbock, Waco, and Temple. And with all the good food that comes with vacation, at … Continue reading

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