Oh Canada

Oh Canada

When my dad and I woke up in Watertown, NY last Monday morning, it was snowing. In May. When we left Virginia the day before….it was a balmy 65 degrees (Farenheit) and the temperature steadily dropped the further north we…

Johnson Space Center

Johnson Space Center

Let’s just say for the record that I hope I never have to leave planet Earth. Ever. I don’t even really like getting in planes that somehow magically leave the ground and hurtle us through the air. And don’t even…

A Tucson Welcome

A Tucson Welcome

“If you hear something on the roof, it’s most likely the bobcat that lives next door,” Dottie said during a conversation explaining the various wildlife that lived around the house, “It’s pretty wild out here.” When the neighbors let me…

When My Dad Wore His House Slippers on the Road #TusconorBustTour #PartOne

The hardest part of any long cross country trip I take on is the physical act of leaving…. packing everything in the car, finishing up last minute to dos, calming a super anxious cat who this time literally threw up…

Here We Go Again!

Back in May, I found myself in Portland, OR in the middle of my Portland or Bust House Concert Tour. I ran into my old friend Dottie (by “ran into” she sat in the seat directly in front of me…

That’s a Wrap on Portland or Bust

That’s a Wrap on Portland or Bust

Today I finally head home. And only a day behind schedule! New Guy got a little bit louder as the trip went on and when we made it back to Fort Wayne, I checked in with my favorite mechanic of…

And So It Begins

And So It Begins

The past couple of weeks have been such a whirlwind of details….prepping for worship at Restoration while I’m gone, coordinating places to stay and play on the road, learning how to screen print (which will definitely have its own post!),…

Vertigo

Vertigo

The first time I felt dizzy, I kind of thought I was dying. Roughly two weeks ago, I was listening to a group of third graders practice their upcoming presentation when I leaned to the side as a wave of…

Plans for a May House Concert Tour!

Plans for a May House Concert Tour!

This is new! I’m so EXCITED to announce that I am planning my first house concert tour since moving to Reston, VA over a year ago. My friend Lindsey has already agreed to jump in the car and we plan on going where…

Bronchitis and House Concerts

Bronchitis and House Concerts

“I’m going to take your blood pressure again. It looks a little high.” I laughed, coughed, and told her it was because I was so nervous…..since I never go to the doctor. But my first ever case of bronchitis landed…