Category Archives: Holidays

Happy Holidays!

Wow! What a busy holiday season it has been. Abby and I have enjoyed so much time with family during Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas! It has flown by but it has been so full of laughs, smiles, and joy that all the chaos of the holiday season has been worth...

Spring Break 2016

              Spring break for Abby was a fun-filled week of playing with dolls, enjoying sunny weather, having tea parties with cousins and seeing a movie in the theater! Her week long break was capped off by a trip to Arizona to see Grammie and...

Happy Halloween!

              In the blink of an eye, November is here! The holidays are right around the corner, but before Thanksgiving and Christmas arrive, Abby and I had a lot of fun Fall stuff to do! We enjoyed some local pumpkin patches and apple orchards...

Goodbye summer; Hello fall

              Over Labor Day Weekend, Abby and I went to Newport with Nana to say goodbye to summer vacation and hello to fall. We had beautiful beach weather; Abby had her first visit to the Oregon Coast Aquarium where she got to see an...

Spring Break and Easter with a two year old

              These past two weeks have been a flurry of fun adventures for Abby involving visits with grandparents, trips to museums and celebration of the resurrection of Christ. We started our Spring Break visiting Nana for a few days and got to play at...

Merry Christmas!

The Millers had a wonderful Christmas, with Abby in particular enjoying herself 🙂 After enjoying the children’s version of midnight mass (4:00), we had a nice dinner out before settling in for a relaxing evening. Abby absolutely loved her church dress. She twirled and danced all around the living room!...

Outstanding October

              October has come and gone and it has been a busy month of Halloween related experiences and adventures for Abby. This was the first year we went trick or treating and she got to go twice! Once in the middle of the day...

May Days

              May has been a busy month for the Millers! I celebrated my second mother’s day with a trip to Portland to see my mom (AKA: Abby’s Nana). Matt also cooked me a wonderful meal and took me out for FroYo! It doesn’t get...

Merry Christmas!

              I’ve always enjoyed Christmas but this year was especially fun! From the countdown boxes on the Advent calendar to the opening of presents on Christmas day, it was all SO enjoyable. This was a time for our family to create new traditions with...

Thanksgiving 2013

Thanksgiving has come and gone and we are quickly heading into the Christmas season. This is why Matt and I wanted to get away for the Thanksgiving weekend. To take some time to relax before the busy holiday season sets in. Originally we had planned to visit Grandma and Grandpa...