The Family

I promised to give you an update on the family. The best way to do that is to do it one by one. But let’s first start with the large group. The family birthday party in November was the largest one we had. This year we had Earl’s sons and daughters-in-law’s join us. My daughter … More The Family

Packing and Moving Day

We thought for sure the neighbors must have noticed something was going on when we started pulling up the gardens and moved the grapevines to one of the Warriors’ farm. That same week we bought an eight-by-twenty shipping container and had it delivered to the house. I needed storage for all this double household stuff. … More Packing and Moving Day

What Came Next/Sold

Once Husband and I had made the final decision to sell the cottage, we talked to the Warriors. That’s when we got the biggest surprise. They felt the same way we did. They were no longer happy at the cottage either. They only came because we were there. What surprised us the most, was all … More What Came Next/Sold

August 27th, 2022

There are some days in your life that you will never forget. Every minute of that day will be imprinted in my brain for as long as I can remember. The day started off at the cottage with the Warrior Ladies. We had a big day ahead of us. There was going to be a … More August 27th, 2022

Spring 2022

Spring started off in the normal way, with a list of projects. While the weather in early Spring was still balancing off between wet and cool, Husband put in new floors in the Warrior’s Cottage. He worked steadily for several weekends to get it accomplished before they arrived. His work efforts paid off as he … More Spring 2022

A Time For Thanks

2022 has been one of the most memorable years of my life. There were some very exciting days and some very sad ones. Over the next few blogs, I’m going to take you through the Summer of 2022. The year things changed. Big decisions were made. My schooling was completed and the Warrior’s made plans … More A Time For Thanks