Falawful!

We love to cook, and usually we are pretty good at it. However, a recent attempt to make homemade falafel has failed not once, but twice! We decided to document the process the second time ’round, hoping for better results, but alas… Well, just look at the pictures and see for yourself. Preparing the side…

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Family Photos

I’m finally getting around to posting the family images that were taken while we spent some time with our West Coast Family in Placentia/Vista, CA. Better late than never, right? Photo by Susan Nunn. Immediate family, L to R, Erin, Matt, Matt’s dad (David), Matt’s mom (Diane), Matt’s brother (Jeremy), and Jeremy’s wife Katie. Photo…

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Charlie Browne

I completely and utterly fell in love Diane and David’s new doggy, Charlie Browne. He is a cuddle butt, a kiss monster, has velvet ears and droopy sad eyes, and he snores and snorts even while awake. Love him!! Geronimo!! Dis mai elefunt. u no takes it frum me. He makes funny chewy faces like…

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Christmas 2008, pt 1

Since we had plans to see Wicked while in CA, I bought the book a couple of weeks before the trip since I had never read it. Matt found our sweet Peanut posing next to it and he said that the end result was very fitting. Yeah right! Random picture of Ham, chillin’ out Ham…

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Christmas Lights

This was taken on December 6th when we were hanging our Christmas lights. We realized too late that our ladder fell short of the height required to get the lights on the roof. Not wanting to shell out the dough for a new 24′ ladder, Matt engineered a device for getting them hung. He had…

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Thanksgiving 2008

Some photos from Thanksgiving weekend 2008 We were cooking most of the day, so I didn’t put much effort into taking great photos, but I did manage a few snapshots of the day. A few days earlier, the cable in the den decided to go belly up. Matt had to hook the cable in through…

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Kitchen Remodel: Before & Afters

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First, some before shots. We hated pretty much everything about it. And now.. the big reveal! The lowdown on what changed: – The floor on that entire side of the house was ripped up and re-tiled, including the kitchen, back hallway, half bath, pantry, and laundry room. This was the biggest expense, and the most…

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Halloween 2008

The deco during the day Porch. We were far too lazy to carve the pumpkins. Since it’s been colder, my old girl has been sleeping on the laptop we keep downstairs. The heat is therapeutic for her old bones, so we pretty much just let her do it. I took this one cause she actually…

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Night before Halloween

Just some fun shots we took while getting ready for Halloween. Treat bags for the candiez. Treats for us while we work He’s.. special. candy candy everywhere.. but nothing for Matty to eat. I really hope the turnout is good this year, or I don’t know what we’re going to do with all of this…

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