Little Girl (aged 12) came into the kitchen to find a stack of newly-folded (by me) towels on the counter. She was indignant. Her: WHY are you HOLDING the towels HERE? Me: What? Her: There’s only ONE towel in the BATHROOM and it’s DIRTY! And that’s because all the towels are HERE! Me: Okay. Well,Continue reading “An Extra Dramatic Discussion About Towels”
This was the first Sunday we were able to go back in the church building. We were pretty excited. The church had already informed everyone that masks would be required, and that we would sit distanced from each other in the pews, so we were prepared. When we arrived at the church building and parkedContinue reading “Going Back to Church… IN PERSON!”
Here’s a picture that made me super excited pre-COVID: And here’s a picture that makes me super excited post COVID:
My little boy didn’t want to share his new toy with his two-year-old cousin. He gave it to me to hold and keep safe. He said, “I trust you with this because I’ve never seen you spoil anything. Except when you’re cooking.” Wow. Thanks, son!
In this completely empty restaurant…. Why is THIS the only table i really want to sit at?
Alaska is a beautiful place, but sometimes I miss the conveniences of “The Lower 48,” as we say here. Earlier I wrote about my troubles retrieving my mail, but there are other things I’m not used to. Another thing that’s weird at my house is that we don’t have trash pickup. We have to haul ourContinue reading “#AlaskaProblems Part 2”