We enjoyed a fun week in Virginia with Ben, Bonnie, and family. It’s always special to be with family at Christmas, of course, AND we wanted to meet out newest Schmitt, little Lily, who was only six weeks old. Continue reading Our D.C. Christmas with Ben and Family
Click the links in this post for photos of our family and of our trips in 2017. Continue reading Big Events for the Schmitts
For any readers planning a trip to the Twin Cities, the rest of this post is about things to do and places to eat in the area. Continue reading A Week in the Twin Cities
Our fourth grandchild arrived Thursday evening, November 16th. Continue reading It’s (Another) Girl!
This spring, Jenn earned her Master’s in Medieval German, and in the fall, she started her PhD in the same subject. I asked Jenn to write about her month studying in Germany. I’ve asked her to share her story and some of her photos. Continue reading Jenn Earned Her Master’s
We had planned for months for my hysterectomy on September 8th. We watched Hurricane Irma’s track in the Caribbean for days, wondering if it would come during the surgery. Because I would not be allowed to travel for 12 weeks … Continue reading After Hurricane Irma (and Post-op)