Lake Wawasee

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As a kid, I spent every summer weekend at Pier 151 on Lake Wawasee.  The “lake” as it was simply known to me was where we went to play in the water.  Boating, skiing, turtle hunting, and more.  As far as things I miss about my birthplace, that’s right up there.  The access to water and the warmth of that … Read More

Indiana Summer Trip

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The kids took their first trip to Indiana without parents to visit family this past summer. I can’t really say what went on because I was a 1,000 miles away. Maybe they will share some stories in the comments. The kids had a great time and said they would go back.

Thanks For Visiting

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My parents came and visited this past weekend for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Kayla was so excited to see them and show them that she can now cross her eyes!

Nana and Papa Visit

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The kids had a 5 day weekend from school so we called in some troops for a Colorado visit. Nana loves pumpkin season so we thought it fitting to take her to the craziest pumpkin patch in Colorado. Pumpkins came early this year so there wasn’t much to choose from. But, we were able to find a few good ones.

Visit with Grandma and the Boys

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This week we were all really excited to have some visitors from Indiana for a week. Grandma Hakes was coming in town for her annual summer trip. And to our surprise she had some guests, Christian and Jonny. These kids only get to see each other once or twice a year. But, when they are together its like they see … Read More