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A Bundle of Myrrh

"My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh." Song of Solomon 1:13

First Day of School – 2016

August 21st, 2016 by Aubri

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Wednesday the babies were back to school and this year our Gerhardt joins them. All ready for Kindergarten! Per our tradition, a schultüte for his first year. The girls were bummed they didn’t get one, but I’ve decided this is only going to be for Kindergarten kids, not for all the babies every year. Instead of a cone I gave the girls their school supplies and a few goodies in a basket on the table.

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A Great Day for a Barn Wedding

August 21st, 2016 by Aubri

20160820_165126I think it’s funny that though we lived in rural Nebraska for eight years we never once experienced a tornado or a wedding in a barn. Then we moved to big city Nebraska and have checked both off our list within a year. Saturday we went to one of the most beautiful weddings I’ve ever been to. In a barn.

I was pretty nervous to receive an invitation to an outdoor wedding in the Summer. My experience with most things outdoors in the Summer is less than elegant and more like big bag of sweaty hot mess. But no one could stop talking about how amazing the weather was yesterday. Sunny and seventies. Perfect.

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Greek Fest 2016

August 21st, 2016 by Aubri

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This weekend one of the Greek Orthodox churches held their annual festival. Since Phil and I like eating gyros we went over to check it out. I’m glad we did.

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Little Sisters

August 20th, 2016 by Aubri

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Martha is finally warming up to her baby sister.

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