Golden age 9 on the 9th

Today our daughter Elizabeth Carolyn Jane is age nine. It’s her golden birthday. I have thousands of pictures of her since her birth which was also documented on this blog nine years ago! Here are sweet memories from the last year of her being age eight with highlights of all that she is to us. […]

65th wedding anniversary

Tonight I sat at my grandparent’s kitchen table, feasting on a salmon supper my mom made to celebrate my Grandma Nola and Grandpa Oscar’s 65th wedding anniversary with them. After supper was complete, my grandparents, uncle, mom and I enjoyed bakery cake I brought with a special photo on it from their October 6, 1951 […]

First UND home football game

Hunter left home in early July for summer school and daily football workouts. He hasn’t been home since but visits my parents at the farm which is an hour from where he attends college now at the University of North Dakota. Our prairie home to his dorm is 240 miles. We’re learning the fastest routes […]