In December, Jason and I paddled across Tiny Pond to take clippings of these beautiful berries for a festive arrangement in our barn.
Being the lazy person that I am, I never fully cleaned up the leftovers from my arranging ... I left them in a bucket of water on the first floor of our barn for the winter. I noticed this week that they were still very much alive! And, so they're having a second-go inside adding some prettiness to our home. Love that!
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How we got here ... with a couple babies!
We first met on July 7, 2006. We'd both quit our jobs and gotten rid of nearly all our possessions. We had joined the Peace Corps and were heading to the Kingdom of Tonga in the South Pacific. We thought we were prepared for whatever lay ahead ... neither of us had a clue.
Just over 10 months after we first met, we were MARRIED! Since then our adventures have included:
- a year in New York City, living in a Harlem brownstone apartment - going off-the-grid & into a tent-cabin on tiny Angaur island in Palau - living with a bunch of teenagers in Shanghai, China while working as dormitory parents
- off-the-grid again & into a barn on 400 forested acres in Vermont
- at the base of volcanos in beautiful Panajachel, Guatemala
And now ... on the hunt for a new career, we find ourselves in IDAHO!
We love to experience this great big world and hope you will join us for the journey!