The day after Josh returned we left for Lake Bemidji, which is about 2 hours away in Minnesota. My lovely co-worker, Jackie, and her husband own a cabin there and graciously let us go there for some R&R. I'm thankful we did. Although I was nervous that we would over extend ourselves by packing up … Continue reading Hibernation


As many of you know, originally I thought Josh would be coming home in January. Josh told me he didn't have a homecoming date until about November he finally told me January 2 - which is about what I expected. But the more we talked and made plans, some details weren't adding up and I … Continue reading Homecoming

Wow! Ashlie Actually Put Up a Post!

I’ve been meaning to write an update for a while. A combination of laziness and actually having a life have prevented me from doing so. To my few dedicated followers, my apologies. I’ll do my best to make this a semi-entertaining update for you. Since my last real update, I’ve finished school (for the semester), … Continue reading Wow! Ashlie Actually Put Up a Post!