A great welcome back east!

We drove almost an entire day after we packed up our house in Ann Arbor and were able to spend the night with the Carter crew in Christiansburg, right outside of Blacksburg, where… Continue reading

Leaving Ann Arbor

We came to love our little home in Michigan, and we had a remarkable year in Ann Arbor.  It will always be a special place to us since this is where our babes… Continue reading

In memory of Rich Brauman

We were delivered tragic news last week when we learned of Annaliese’s fiance’s sudden passing.  They were to be married in a month, and Rich would have been Finn’s uncle and my brother-in-law.… Continue reading

Strawberry Pickin’

It’s been awhile since my last post-  we have been busy moving and traveling, and life has been a bit hectic. Lack of internet hasn’t helped.  I have been stockpiling photos and hope… Continue reading

Finn and Cooper

I posted all of these photos on Facebook, but I had to include a few here, because Cooper and Finn have a cute relationship… Kyra and I taught together in Charleston, SC- I… Continue reading

Annaliese is getting married! Let’s celebrate…

Two weeks ago we all gathered to enjoy a beautiful bridal shower in honor of Annaliese-  it had been too long since we’d all been together- can’t wait to celebrate the wedding in… Continue reading

Ann Arbor Greek Fest

If there is authentic Greek food to be had, we are there… so when a few weeks ago the local Greek church hosted the annual festival, we packed up and headed over for… Continue reading

Bath time

Water baby all the way…


Over Memorial Day Weekend, we had two of Ahren’s oldest friends come and visit us (and to see the Red Sox play Detroit)… fun times had by all, and Finn loved Chris! Best… Continue reading

Virginia Travels, Part 3

Our trip east ended with Summer’s graduation from UVA.  She is a rockstar, and I am so proud of her and all of her accomplishments, especially her swimming career.  Finn and I spent… Continue reading