Girls trip to Houston

Halle and I needed a break. Second semester of junior year during a pandemic is no joke. It’s stressful! And to make matters worse, Crohn’s is rearing its ugly head again. Halle was supposed to have a colonoscopy this summer, but her bloodwork started to go downhill and so I booked her the first available…

Sam and Bob’s 40th birthday Extravaganza

This was a FUN trip. Gina and Kimberlie planned such a fun surprise for Bob and Sam’s 40th. They each thought they were going on an alone trip with their wife. First, they found out they were going with each other. Then, at the airport, they found out we were all tagging along! The surprises…

Jan 2021 update

As I sat down to write this post I thought, “not much happened in Jan 2021.” ummm….WRONG. It was quite an eventful month for the world. Capitol Insurrection, Biden Inauguration, Covid vaccine roll out. It never ceases to amaze me how we can get caught up in the the daily droll and easily forget the…

Kid Dates

We were really missing our family and all the fun we have together after Christmas. So, we decided to have some intentional fun of our own. Each kid got their own date, customized to them. Rusty and I got a date too! First up, Rusty and Halle went to the Denver Museum of Nature and…

Christmas 2020

Luckily, Dr. Fauci went to the North Pole himself to vaccinate Santa. So, Christmas went off without a hitch! Both sets of Grandparents joined us over Zoom to watch the kids open their gifts. And I tricked them all this year–no one correctly guessed their wrapping paper. Santa brought Blake a Sonic Watch. Josh got…