We just got back from celebrating our anniversary … in Hawaii! We’ve been talking about doing this for two decades. It was a blast.
We went to the island of Kauai.
It was absolutely gorgeous.
We saw some amazing sights, including this old church:
With beautiful stained glass.
And, given that it was Kauai, we saw chickens.
Lots and LOTS of chickens.
So much fun. So relaxing. So many pictures! There will be more…
THIS is why I should never, ever, ever surf the web while today’s freshly washed-and-gathered eggs are drying on the counter, while the Toddler is Awake.
Never, ever, ever.
I have this awesome neighbor that likes to bring my kids fun stuff. She fulfills the role of “crazy aunt-type person” in their lives.
We don’t celebrate Halloween. However, our children enjoy dressing up any time, and will do so with very little provocation.
Here they are, in their most recent iterations:
Handsome dudes, no?
I believe the dentist got quite the kick out of it when Natter showed up for his cleaning, decked out to the nines…
Mr. Caffeinated and I took the opportunity to have a romantic – read: child-free – walk through the Rose Garden in Grandview last time we were there.
It used to be on the other side of town, but was moved to be nearer one of the main entrances.
It’s right along the biking trail, which means more people can stop in and enjoy.
It was a lovely moment of beauty in the midst of a hectic season.