Tag: Family

My 31st Spin Around the Sun #thelovelygeek


My 31st Spin Around the Sun

Back in February I celebrated my 31st birthday. It was kicked off with a joint birthday party at my house the first weekend of February. Since Joshua and I are eight days apart, we usually celebrate our birthdays together with family. I’m actually very proud of myself for pulling this off because for years I’ve… Read more »

Pool, Spa, and Fire Bowl all lit up #thelovelygeek


Recap of Our 2017 Holidays

I can’t believe we’re nearing the end of January already! From the time we bought our new house it seems everything went by in the blink of an eye. Here’s a very belated recap of Christmas and New Years in 2017. Christmas Despite hustling to move, I did manage to get some decorating done for… Read more »

The Goodbye Tour #thelovelygeek


The Goodbye Tour

On Saturday, May 20th we laid my grandparents to rest in the form of scattering their ashes. We’ve been waiting 7 years to scatter my grandma’s ashes as we always planned to scatter hers with my grandpa’s. We scattered them both on a beautiful day in Tiburon, CA. Elephant Rock Pier This is where we… Read more »

Morfar, my grandpa


Remembering My Morfar

My grandpa, known to my sister and I as Morfar (Danish for mother’s father), passed away on Saturday, April 15th, 2017. He was 98 years old and if he had made it to the 21st he would have been 99. His caregiver woke up to find him already passed so it was presumed he died… Read more »

30th Birthday Banner from Pinterest


My 30th Birthday

A little over a month ago I turned the big 3-0. As many of you know, Joshua and I are 8 days apart in age, so it was pretty much a joint celebration all week long. Here’s how we celebrated!

NaBloPoMo #thelovelygeek


NaBloPoMo 2016 and a Halloween Recap

Happy November, friends! Today I am kicking off the annual National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo)! NaBloPoMo stands for “National Blog Posting Month.” The goal of NaBloPoMo is for participants to write a post a day for an entire month. Although November is the biggest month for NaBloPoMo (with prizes and everything!) people are invited to… Read more »