Aric & Christy

Spring Time :)

We hope everyone has been doing well. We are staying busy, its spring so we have been doing lots of landscaping, planting flowers, opening the pool and getting the boat ready for the lake. Its been busy but we can’t wait to share lots of photos soon. :) We continue to pray for the expectant mamas out there, please feel free to reach out to us if you would like to talk. God Bless! Read more »


We hope everyone had an awesome Easter weekend. Ours was great! We are on the first impressions serve team at church and we served all weekend. Our church had a Good Friday evening service and several services on Sunday.  We took our family photo (attached) and forgot to remove our serve team lanyards :) we had a quiet dinner at home on Read more »

Update :)

Its been several weeks since we updated our journal. We’ve both been pretty busy at work and doing projects around the house, including working on the baby nursery. Everything is good with us though… We are looking forward to a pretty weekend here in Tennessee. We have already opened the boat for the spring/summer so Aric plans to Read more »

Ready for the weekend!

What a crazy weather week we have had in TN! For February, we had 75 degree weather this week and now its back in the 40s. It definitely makes us ready for spring. Aric is itching to get the boat ready for the water. We can’t wait to spend time out on the lake this spring and summer. Tonight we gave Bumper a bath at one of those self Read more »

New Year

We hope everyone had a great New Year. We have been very busy lately so I haven’t been able to update this as much as I would have liked to. Our 7 year old niece came to visit us from Ohio and we had a blast taking her downtown to ice skate and of course I took her for a girls date of lunch and getting manicures and pedicures. We all had Read more »

Merry Christmas

We hope everyone had a great Christmas this year. We spent Christmas eve with my parents and extended family. We had Bumper with us and he was so great with all of the family there and the chaos of food and presents and games. We drove home late that night ( about 2 hours) and had a very relaxing Christmas day with just the two of us. I did Read more »

Annual Ugly Sweater Christmas Party

Aric and I had our annual Ugly Christmas Sweater party this past weekend. It was a blast as usual. We had a group of friends over for food and games and then headed to the bowling alley for the rest of the evening. It was girls against guys in the games and the girls won in Trivia and the guys barely won in Bowling It was a fun night. On Read more »


Aric and I volunteered at church the weekend before Thanksgiving to serve our community. We helped serve brunch to people in need and provided a thanksgiving meal box for them to take home. I am so glad we could help out. We had a wonderful Thanksgiving here at home. We usually travel to my parents house or Aric’s parents house but this Read more »


We had a fantastic Halloween. We had over 100 kids come by to trick or treat. We had the house all decorated, I dressed up as a Charlottes Web and Bumper was a pumpkin. Aric didn’t have time to dress up. It was a fun time - we enjoy the kids coming by in their costumes and giving out all of the candy. Read more »

Spoiled Doggy

A rainy day today here in TN. Mr. Bumper is definitely a spoiled doggy today, loving his naps and being lazy ;) We had plans to go hike this morning but the rain has made it a nap and Christmas Hallmark movie kind of day. Read more »


Just a quick entry to say hello and let you know we will be using this to just update anyone who wants to follow us on our daily lives, what we do, what we have going on, etc. Aric and I both worked today and after work, decided to work on our Halloween goody bags. Our neighborhood has lots of kids coming through to trick or treat! Last year Read more »

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