When you haven’t posted on the blog you love for over a year, you have to think you are the only one in cyberspace who will be reading it ever again. Maybe I will just be talking to myself. Nevertheless, it is time to share my sweet journey home again…
This past year has been wonderful. And extremely busy! I married the love of the last years of my life on May 24, 2015. For the sweet ceremony held at our home, we were surrounded by children and grandchildren and Doug’s mom. Afterwards, we had the reception, buffet dinner and dancing at the clubhouse at his mom’s condo celebrating with more family and friends. For the most part, it was the grandchildren and us dancing – but it was fun. It was a blessed time and one we will remember for the rest of our lives.
We have spent a lot of time this past year decorating the townhouse. Doug finished the downstairs with a family room/office, guest bedroom and guest bath. It added another 850 square feet. In the future, I will post photographs of what we have done with the townhouse.
This past year has also involved a lot of traveling! We have been to the Caribbean, Mexico, Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi, Montana, Holland, Belgium, England, Ireland and Scotland! The month-long-trip to the United Kingdom, Belgium and Holland was a dream come true. I knew I would love Scotland and Ireland…and I did. It felt like home! I have spent so much time this past year working on family history – mine and Doug’s! The future holds a trip to Germany where Doug’s ancestors originated. We look forward to that as well as returning to Scotland and Ireland. I am getting close to finding Rev. William McGregor’s birthplace and I’d like to see it in person next time!
Below are a few scenes from our month long adventure….the first installment of a few more to come.