Enjoying what we have

My love for snow is no secret. So whenever we get any (never enough) I try and get out in it. Spring Grove is always a good place to hear it crunch underfoot. Related to above, a different season:

Mom day

Lunch and then shopping with mom, getting goods for Thanksgiving. These are my favorite days. We eat lunch slow and chat over soup and sandwiches, then wander liesurely through the aisles of Costco and talk each other out of things we want but don’t need, settling on ingredients for our family potluck meal. On the […]

A bit autumny

Spring Grove is pretty fantastic in the fall. (And for the record, I tried to edit the photo to look more like it did in real life. ;-)

Lantern Lighting Ceremony

This was the tenth anniversary of the Lantern Lighting Ceremony at Spring Grove and my first. Families come together and customize lanterns with messages of remembrance or hope, then launch them on the lake at dusk. We got our lanterns in order, carved out a nice spot on the eastern shore and had a makeshift […]

Memorial Day

Memorial Day at Spring Grove.

Spring in Spring Grove

My yearly tour through the cemetery for the blooms. Chalked up a good chunk on the pedometer, but didn’t quite hit my goal of 10k. Baby steps.