• My Family,  My Trips

    Haleakala Sunrise & Bike Trip

    We made it to the other side of Maui by 3am for our bike trip.  Our driver told us about the area as he drove us in the dark up the mountain.  Once we arrived, we realized everyone was right that it is freezing on top the crater.  We had layers of clothes, as well as blankets from our condo.  As we sat in the dark, we wondered if this was worth the early morning wake-up call.  We also wondered what was in front of us, near the crater.  The stars were awesome…all over the sky. As the sun rose, we realized clouds were all around the crater.  We were…

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  • My Family

    50th Wedding Anniversary

    This past weekend we celebrated my parents’ 50th wedding anniversary.  WOW…50 years is a long time! 🙂  here are a few pics Cutting the Cake Kissin….. Dinner With Our Family

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  • My Family,  My Trips


    My parents are in town for a few days so my dad decided to take us snowmobiling today. We drove to Elk River for a beautiful morning of fun. Take a look… The gang having fun Grandparents with Grandkids Hunter Gentry Ashley Grandpa & Grandma Steve & Kerry Taking a Break Our Gang 🙂

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  • Holidays,  My Family

    Happy Easter

    I hope you had a wonderful Easter on this Lord’s Day.  We had a relaxing day, delicious meal (Steve cooked chucker) and fantastic conversation around our table.

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    Homeschooler Wins Basketball Awards

    Last night was Gentry’s Basketball Award Dinner for Moscow High School. The varsity awards are voted by the girls on the team and the coach asks the girls to give the awards to each other. Not only did Gentry give the award for Most Improved Player, she received 2 awards. . . Most Inspirational and the Bear Award. The Bear Award is for the all-around girl that keeps the teams going, leads the team and sets the example for everyone else. We learned that Gentry’s teammates called her the Team Mom 🙂 Gentry with Lisa & Coach A – her Varsity basketball coaches Gentry honors her coaches – Lisa &…

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  • Christmas,  My Family

    The Perfect Christmas Tree

    The tree is bigger than expected. Although we got the tree up & trimmed, it fell over before Steve returned home. We tied it to the curtain rod until Steve could fix it for us.

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