When shelter in places orders swept the country we were thankful that we were in an “essential” industry and accepted that we wouldn’t be going anywhere for the next year or so. If you had told us that we would be moving in the middle of the summer during a spike in COVID cases to… Read More What’s That Cactus?
Taking advantage of every nice weekend we can; we headed up to Weston Bend State Park for some hiking. We’d been told that leaf peeping (yes, it’s a thing) there was really good so we were excited that we had a free weekend that lined up with the changing leaves. It also happened to be… Read More Weston and the Sallie House
For many young and aspiring writers, November is National Novel Writing Month (i.e. NaNoWriMo). A whole month of community supported obsessive writing! The goal of NaNoWriMo is to write 50,000 words and the only real rule is don’t start writing before November 1st and stop writing November 30th. The website has a word count validator… Read More Announcing: NaNoWriMo 2019!
After our New York trip and wedding we didn’t have very much vacation time left for weekend getaways, so we decided to camp somewhere close. Unfortunately that didn’t work out as well as we hoped. We left work early so we could explore Powell Gardens before heading to our campsite. Powell Gardens looked run down… Read More Labor Day Weekend
Both of us are avid readers, so for 2019 we decided to push ourselves and seek out reading challenges. In the past several years neither of us had as much time to read as we would have liked. As we’ve grown, our taste in books has evolved with us but we still find ourselves reading… Read More 2019 Reading Challenge
Learn what inspired our blog name… Read More APEST