The anniversary escape to the wilderness was a success!
I'm excited that I finally get to share my anniversary present to Ryan:
The "X" (that's ten to you Romans and a kiss to you letter-writers) is a vintage sign letter from 26 Olive Street. The piece de resistance below is an original by Ian Dingman (you may recall we also have this piece by him too).
First of all, if you have ever stared and Ryan and I from behind, this is almost identical. I'm even one inch taller than him! Second of all, we celebrate our dating anniversary starting from a night we camped out on the roof of his old carport watching the stars and such. Can you believe that I didn't commission this? Could this piece be any more perfect? EEEEIII! Thanks, Ian, for cosmically intercepting our anniversary vibes and getting it down on paper before I even thought of it!
Meanwhile at the cabin and surroundings:
And yes, in case you were wondering, we did end up seeing one lonely otter. Observe my CSI photographic evidence:
Using my expert sharpening software, I am able to get a closer look at our river friend:
My exact process is still patent pending.
This is probably worth mentioning too:
I'm ready to head out again already!