My favorites...

Going on new adventures. This photo is from apple picking in Michigan!

Going on new adventures. This photo is from apple picking in Michigan!

This little lady. Pouncer was a part of my life for many years and she was the best! I miss her terribly.

This little lady. Pouncer was a part of my life for many years and she was the best! I miss her terribly.

Orchids. My favorite flower. Which is saying a lot because I LOVE flowers. I mean stop-walking-because-I-see-a-gorgeous-bloom LOVE.

Orchids. My favorite flower. Which is saying a lot because I LOVE flowers. I mean stop-walking-because-I-see-a-gorgeous-bloom LOVE.

This guy. My partner in crime. My fiancé. And sometimes even my second shooter!

This guy. My partner in crime. My fiancé. And sometimes even my second shooter!

Beer! I am a pretty big fan of craft beer. Sours, cream ales, brown ales, pilsners, even the occasional IPA.

Beer! I am a pretty big fan of craft beer. Sours, cream ales, brown ales, pilsners, even the occasional IPA.

Traveling with friends. There are few things as inspiring as seeing something completely new with some of your closest friends.

Traveling with friends. There are few things as inspiring as seeing something completely new with some of your closest friends.

Hugo! The latest, handsomest addition to our household.

Hugo! The latest, handsomest addition to our household.

Halloween MIGHT be my favorite holiday. If it's not number one, it's definitely up there on the list.

Halloween MIGHT be my favorite holiday. If it's not number one, it's definitely up there on the list.