Monthly Archives: July 2013

Columbia River Gorge

After our relaxing drive up the coast, and then navigating our way through Portland (not too hard since we stayed on the major interstates and had our map), we had a choice to make on Monday morning.  We had kind … Continue reading

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The Oregon Coast

For nearly a week, Kara and I were in Oregon for the annual church convention that our fellowship/denomination has.  Since we were going to be there anyway, after the convention was over, we spent a couple days in Portland and … Continue reading

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It may seem like I talk about weddings a lot on here.  It is for a very good reason.  Of the 8 weddings I know/knew about since February that are all occurring before December, I have been invited to 5 … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Month!

July is ice cream month!  Yay!  And so to celebrate I made ice cream sandwiches.  Well, actually I made them the last day in June for a girls’ night, but that’s close enough to July for me.  I had made … Continue reading

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The friend that got married last week had a second wedding/reception/party in Wichita on Thursday, since her husband’s family could not make it up here for this one.  So when her dad ended up not being able to go down … Continue reading

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A July Wedding

Remember my friend that got married in April that I played florist for?  Well, her older sister, the one that I made the bouquet for a week ago, had her wedding on Wednesday.  It was a beautiful day, if a … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day!

Yes, it was yesterday, but it still applies.

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