Tag: family

May 12

It’s official: My step-dad just retired

This weekend Eric and I traveled up to Maine to celebrate my step-dad’s retirement. My step-sisters and I had been planning a surprise retirement party for him for the last few months, so I was pretty excited for the, “big day” to finally arrive. Each of the three of us (and our families) drove to …

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Oct 20

Busy bee-life update

I know I’ve been quiet lately. Life has been busy and blogging has had to take a bit of a back seat. So I just wanted to write a quick post to, “check in”. Here’s what’s going on in my world recently: Hiring. I know I mentioned this a few weeks back, but one of …

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Aug 28

Taking a Break

Hi friends! Taking a break from your regularly scheduled programing because we’re on vacation at my folks place in Maine. We’ve been resting, relaxing and spending lots of time with family and friends. Tonight my grandparents are coming over and we’re going to grill some steaks and pork chops (I’ll be eating chicken of course). …

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Jul 07

Laughter is the best medicine

I’ve you’re a regular reader you may have noticed I’ve been pretty quiet lately. I’ve had a few great guest posts from fellow bloggers, but just haven’t had the energy to put together a post of my own. Long story, short, we took our cat Liam to the vet a few weeks ago and got …

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Mar 21

Loss & Gratitude

Tuesday night we lost my uncle Steve. Uncle Steve was my step-dad’s older brother. He was a fun, friendly, and down-to-earth guy who was passionate about family, friends and life in general. He was a small business owner (landscaping and tree removal) who made friends everywhere he went. My step-sisters and I have been told …

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