Category: Misc.
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Thanksgiving at the Lodge – 2014

Every year for Thanksgiving my family on my Mom’s side gets together in a lodge at Lake Sallateeska Baptist Camp in Pinckneyville, Illinois. We have Thanksgiving lunch, play football, canoe, hike, play catchphrase and apples to apples, tell stories, stuff our faces, dress up in costumes, go shopping at the local antique stores, have a […]

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Hi everyone! I’d like you to meet my cousin’s dog, Gatsby! Could he be any cuter? This guy was a bundle of energy when I met him for the first time when my family got together this past July at my grandma’s. He loved running around the large yard and chasing balls. And of course […]

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Snow Day

There’s just something about the bleak trees, gray skies, crisp air, and little snow flakes falling gracefully down that make me simultaneously feel giddy and introspective. It’s a tradition that me and my long-time neighbor and good friend Georgie will spend our snow day together sledding and exploring the woods, ending in my house with […]

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