Nathalie's Notes

Raising the Hardy Boys

Home.Sweet.Home. I'm a planner-type. So when Matt suggested we take an impromptu vacation a few days later I kind of didn't respond the way he'd hoped. "Uh-uh. Can't." Then I offered up a list of reasons to justify my initial reaction. High on that list was the fact that traveling with two children under the …

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I've been posting my notes on the house hunt and moving in the "Adventures and Travels" category because to me it seems like one of the biggest adventures of all – moving to a whole new place and starting over.  I've moved enough times to know the drill. {Tacoma→University Place→Gig Harbor→Bellingham→Olalla→Gig Harbor→Back to Bellingham→McMinnville→Garibaldi→Rockaway Beach→Carlton}. And of course, within some of …

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While I'm super excited {and stressed} about our upcoming move to Newberg I'm also getting nostalgic about leaving this house. The saving grace is that people I really like are going to live here and {hopefully} love our house as much as we did. I know this house isn't for everyone, but it will always …

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