Daughter Amanda came home from Tennessee and brought Bekah from Texas for a week of fun
Went to 4 bridal showers and 1 anniversary reception and 4 weddings and 1 college graduation party.
Painted two sides of our house.
Daughter Lindsay and fiance Arthur arrived from Tunis for 8 weeks-and their wedding!
Friend Sarah arrives for week's visit from Minneapolis.
Writing group met at my house on Wednesday nights.
Watched 3 of my kids run a half-marathon together.
Sorted and cleaned and painted the basement into guest rooms.
My Mom went into hospice--so much grief in her decline!
Friends on the beautiful Columbia River have us for a barbecue.
Sister Gretchen and her family arrive from Denver.
Family picnic with about 40 of the Howatt side gathering.
Niece Heather arrives from Washington, DC.
Maxime & Celine, Valentine arrive from Paris; Roselyne from Dubai; Aimee from Anchorage; William from Tunis; Mike from Oklahoma, Rachel from Texas
Went camping for 3 days at coast.
Had big African Rehearsal Dinner
Had big American wedding for daughter
Went on 3 day outing with my Dad and his travel group.