Auburn Iron Bowl

Auburn Iron Bowl

OH, Auburn. #letmecounttheways You have such a tender spot in my heart forever and always. I’ve known Auburn to be a special place for me for as long as I can remember. I was walking the campus grounds before I was able to walk, strapped to mom or dad or hopped on someone’s shoulders. Now, being a family myself I get to share this same special place with our B…and y’all, he’s hooked and my heart does a million putters when I see his face light up. *cue Auburn fight song (see Auburn video at the end of this post) Continue reading “Auburn Iron Bowl”

Florida Fun With Family

Florida Fun With Family

As we settle into our newish surroundings  I’m continuing to process all that has gone on, is going on, and will go on. Hint: it’s a lot! 🙂 In the last few weeks, we’ve packed up part of our life and split it between Washington and Florida. We decided, as a family, that the best thing for now while Geoff processes out of the Army, would be that Brooks and I would stay in my hometown in Florida with my (very hospitable) parents, AKA The Garner B&B. 😉 The logical plan was to save money and make the travel times fewer rather than going back and forth within only a few months. The emotional side was…I was exciteddd to spend some quality time with my family and friends *cough* finally! The other emotional side that I hadn’t known to anticipate was the intermittent stress and heartache it would cause being a split family for 3 months. Nevertheless, it’s the decision we made and still agree was the right one. Continue reading “Florida Fun With Family”