Monthly Archives: June 2013

Our yard in spring

Spring has been late to Iowa this year, much like in the rest of the country.  As a result, we’re only just now in June seeing many of the flowers that would normally be blooming in May.   I’m enjoying looking … Continue reading

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Sunday in Pella

Pella, Iowa, is known for its Dutch heritage and tulips.  We didn’t go to the Tulip Festival because it was very cold that weekend, so we decided to drive out on a Sunday afternoon  a couple of weeks later so … Continue reading

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Iowa State Capitol

Back in February (I’m a little behind on posting), we visited the Iowa State Capitol while my parents were in town.  Over the years, I’ve managed to visit the capitol building in each state in which we’ve lived.  My only … Continue reading

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