Summer is in full swing with warm weather, busy days, long lazy evenings, gardening, activities and events. The last thing I want to be doing is slaving away in the kitchen making, hot complicated meals. This time of year we love big salads, grilled meals, and pasta salads. The quicker and easier the better, cold (Read More)
Out and About
It has been a little while since I have posted anything. But I have some good excuses, really I do. First off we have been down in California visiting my family and we were having way too much fun to post anything! Secondly I am not sure what I am going to do with this (Read More)
We took a drive down to Pismo Beach while in California. There is a grove of eucalyptus trees where thousands of Monarch butterflies overwinter. It was a little chilly the day we went so the butterflies weren’t flying around much, but after we were there for awhile the sun came out and a few began (Read More)
My Mom, Melissa, David, and I all took a drive down to Solvang last week. Solvang is a cute Danish village on the central coast Of California. We enjoyed walking around and exploring all the little shops. We went in a sock shop filled with cute and fun socks, a hat shop and tried on (Read More)
We went to the Chewelah Earth Day Fair this morning. It was lots of fun. The weather was sunny most of the time, too. We brought crafts, cards, the first spring produce and the baby chicks! Kids love to come see the chicks and we sold them all!
Last week we went down to the Spokane Ag Expo. We had an enjoyable day looking at the exhibits and gathering information. There were some cute miniature cows there. David got bored in his stroller after awhile, it was a long day. Andrew having a great time!
On our way home we stopped to visit my great Aunt Fran and Uncle Charlie in Petaluma. It was nice to see them and show them the baby. We also stopped at the new Baker Creek Heirloom seed store. It was a lot of fun. I bought a few things even though I didn’t really (Read More)
On Thursday evening we went to the San Luis Obispo farmers market. It is quite the event. There are several blocks of produce and several blocks of food booths. Unfortunately I forgot to take any pictures while we were there. We bought several exotic fruits while we were there. I did take pictures of those (Read More)
Andrew, Jonathan, David and I went over the San Simeon beach one afternoon and took a little hike. It was a beautiful sunny day.