Wednesday, September 30, 2009



celebrating becky's 40th birthday!

Tuesday, September 29, 2009



a couple more views of the sparkliness that now adorns my hand

Monday, September 28, 2009





old chicago - where we first met - 9/26/2008
sunken gardens - about one minute after brian proposed - 9/26/2009
the beautiful ring he gave me - after asking me to be his wife!

Friday, September 25, 2009

computer is broken. :(

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

we sang in choir, for the first time, last week.
here's the view from the church balcony.

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

my little mabey-cakes. she was less than happy that i was disturbing her nap time.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

yesterday was day #1 of project: clean up brooke's house.
so far, so good.

Saturday, September 19, 2009




alvin, auggie, and eimer. i totally want to adopt them. maybe you should.

Friday, September 18, 2009

brian and i have very similar scars - both on our right hands.
we know we are dorky, but we think it's kind of neat.

Thursday, September 17, 2009

post-killigans

Wednesday, September 16, 2009


i love how brad's head is so wide in photo number 2.

Tuesday, September 15, 2009







mystery meat #2 - a bit like cat food

Monday, September 14, 2009





front row seats at the football game!

Sunday, September 13, 2009

brooke and megan's shoes...we like the bright colors

Friday, September 11, 2009

i often times read two books at a time. sometimes, i read three books at a time. right now, i am reading four. it is kind of out of control.

Thursday, September 10, 2009




a walk to the creek behind the schilowsky's house

Wednesday, September 09, 2009







the first "mystery meat" of the year, wasn't actually meat. it was quail eggs. mmm. i didn't partake, but heard they weren't too bad, until the aftertaste.


Tuesday, September 08, 2009


a small bit of the tailgating fun...shots and an alumni pep band

Monday, September 07, 2009

video

the kind of video you get when you think the camera is on camera mode, but it is really on video mode. and yes, this happened more than once, on saturday.

Friday, September 04, 2009


a bit of farm fun

Thursday, September 03, 2009



larissa, zachary, and baby malia visited us at work on thursday.


Wednesday, September 02, 2009

new orangey and bluey guys to join my white shell chair.
many thanks to craigslist and apartment therapy.

Tuesday, September 01, 2009

bishop benson and mcwilliams