Category Archives: family and friend visits

update

I have, obviously, been away from the blog for quite a while. My mom has come and gone. Chris is home!  He flew in on Thursday night, a week early to “surprise” me, but I figured it out and surprised … Continue reading

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family togetherness

On Saturday, we had a rare opportunity to get all of my side of the family together.  My brother just got out of the Air Force, and is heading back to LSU.  We ate supper with my grandparents, and took … Continue reading

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rainbow over New Orleans

As I was leaving New Orleans last Monday, there was the most beautiful rainbow over the city.  I would have loved to stop and take pictures, but that unfortunately not possible.  Instead, I blindly snapped pictures, and thankfully a few … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania family visit

A few weeks ago we had some of my mom’s side of the family come to visit.  I had intended to blog about it before I left for New Orleans, but that didn’t happen.  In lieu of that, I’m posting … Continue reading

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Fat Tuesday 2009

Every year we make it to Mardi Gras.  Since we’ve had children, we only make it to the Mardi Gras Day parades, but it’s a tradition.  Since Chris grew up in New Orleans, he grew up going to the parades, … Continue reading

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Jazz Fest 2008

Thanks to the generosity of my in-laws, we all got to go to Jazz Fest yesterday. I couldn’t pick my favorite photos, so I’m going to overload your senses and give you a whole bunch of them. (Sorry, this post … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday

Both sides of the family came to our house for Easter. Even better, we ate with neighbors as we did at Thanksgiving. Unlike Thanksgiving, the weather was wonderful! I’ll wrap this one up quickly. Here are the girls’ baskets. As … Continue reading

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