This Is One Reason I Love Washington

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It’s SO BEAUTIFUL!! This is Mt. Rainer we were ascending this morning. Breathtakingly beautiful. We have trees, mountains and lake all around us. We live in Kirkland WA which is a lake town. Heard a local once refer to it as “The Newport Beach of Washington”. That would only make Sense If you have been to Newport Beach, California. A quaint, boutique ocean side town. Kirkland is just like it, but on the lake. Here are some pictures, lakeside. xo

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When She Calls I Come Running!

I got a text from my daughter and it said this “I’m shopping for prom dresses without my mama :(”
THAT’S ALL IT TOOK!!
I am now sitting in the SEATAC airport waiting on my flight to Texas!!
You see, back in July 2011 my husband was offered a position at a Forbes Top Ten company in Seattle and he went for it! In October we packed up and moved. We gave the kids a choice to uproot or stay with their father in Texas. I believe I made the right choice by letting them choose.
So, when I get a text like the one above: I come running… well flying !
My husband is the angel who got me a last minute ticket and I’m off!
Its perfect timing as this is the kids Spring Break and I’ll be able to see them a lot! Prom dress shopping in Dallas tomorrow at Terry Costa, a massage with BrookLynn on Monday, and I hope to see Kelly & Cabrina and hope to surprise Teresa and Cheryl at Glenview Baptist Church (where I worked for the last five years)
I’ll be staying at my mom & dads and plan on surprising my grandma too! It was such a last minute trip I really didn’t get a chance to tell anyone I’m coming , so I thought I’d try to surprise some folks! I plan on posting, so…
‘See you’ in Texas!!! xo