The weather is starting to get chilly around here.
Firewood has been gathered!
Much has been brought inside.
We actually have a new wood storage room!
Thank you, Steve!
(all the boxes are full of wood)
I created a cozy area in our unfinished basement.
There is something charming about watching a roaring fire and drinking my cup of coffee.
I tend to burn myself all winter long.
I somehow always end up touching part of the stove and
this is the result!
In other news. . .
Ashley and Rachel went on a hike up Big Mountain.
(It was a smokey day)
Ashley and her friend climbed a ski-lift tower!
No, no bad says this momma!
Rachel stayed below to catch them!!!!
Kacey did a splendid job decorating for Ellie's Birthday Party!
And Ellie just loves to talk on the phone.
She is very enthusiastic about this!
Here is a photo that Ashley posted on Instagram.
Ellie is talking to Grandpa and
asking him to come back soon!
And that is a tiny peek into what we have been up to!