We will miss you!

Our beloved prophet President Gordon B. Hinckley passed away this evening. When we told the boys the news they got teary eyed. Isaac was so sweet in his concern over President Hinckley’s passing. It just makes you want to hug and snuggle those kids all the more when they …

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Pictures From Micah's Birthday

Ily made an excellent tabblo:



Tabblo: Micah's B-day

This is the cake that started it all. The Camp-out cake. Notice the campfire.

It has a rock ring to help contain the fire, Pretzel logs, gumdrop flames, and real flames too on the candles! The dirt was very convincing for the boys. Isaac kept …

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Reece Learned a New Word... GraySkull

Dinner was absolutely hilarious tonight. Randomly, Reece held aloft his magic fork and started jabbering in cadence to the He-Man monologue where Prince Adam holds aloft his magic sword and says “by the power of Grayskull, I have the Power!” Nothing could we understand other than the word Grayskull. Oh …

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We Have Left the Three Year Old Stage Behind. We hope.

On January 16th, 2008, Micah turned 4. Yes, it was this last Wednesday that we celebrated in style the momentous occasion when Micah left the Mighty Age of 3 to become a 4 YEAR OLD!

Age 3 has been good (yet often filled with lots of passionate tantrums from this …

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Cleaning the van

On our short road trip to visit grandparents at Christmas time, the van got really messy. On our daily travels to preschool and basketball, and church, and the exercise club, it got messier. After our trip to go skiing, it was downright embarrassing how dirty the van was. The problem …

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My mixer is coming!

This is what the Fed Ex tracking website told me….How exciting!

Jan 9, 2008 7:25 AM On FedEx vehicle for delivery PORTLAND, OR

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Winter Fun at Cooper Spur

On Saturday I went skiing for the first time in 5 years. I took Isaac and my neighbor Susan and her son Alex along with us. The plan, enroll everyone in lessons and see how it goes.

When we got there, the lessons were all full and I fully expected …

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OMSI

We got an OMSI membership for Christmas this year so we went and checked it out on New Years Day in the afternoon. The best thing about having a membership to OMSI (or the zoo, or the childrens museum), is that normally when you go you buy an all-day pass …

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The Roomba Works!

For Christmas I was blessed to be given a roomba by my loving husband and children. The roomba is a robot vacuum. They were all excited to give this to me. I wonder what this says about their satisfaction with my cleaning skills?

I know that secretly this vacuum was …

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Ummm, I ordered it, I really did.

Just after I wrote up an email to someone convincing myself and them that I didn’t really need a bosch mixer yet so I could make bread, I found one on sale… and yes, you guessed it, I ordered it. i was also very tired that day from a …

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