November 2018 Recap

What a fun month this was!  Learner’s permits, dog sitting, and Josh’s first trip to the temple! Blake got to bring home a few of his class Beetles over the break.  They escaped 2 times and one of the times one just crawled across Blake’s foot as he was eating breakfast.  It scared him to…

Cross Country

Josh joined the Cross Country team this year.  I am so proud of him!  He stuck it out even though it wasn’t really his favorite thing.  He always tried hard and he improved so much.  It was so fun watching him run at meets with his good buddy Ethan.  I’m so glad he tried something…

Sept 2018 recap

Puppy sitting Captain, our neighbor dog.  He is the CUTEST, sweetest thing!  He almost makes me want one of our own.  Almost.  The kids absolutely loved having him for the weekend. Hilarious sign at the airport…Our annual Labor Day trip to Elich Gardens.   Sarah and I went to see Beautiful for a belated bday present…

EFY, and German Schofields

This summer is NON-STOP.  A week after returning from Yellowstone, Halle and I flew to Utah.  She was headed to BYU for EFY.  We flew in on a friday so we’d have a few days to spend with the Schofields before they left on to follow their dreams in Berlin!  A few days before we…

The passing of our sweet Chippy

Chippy passed away on Aug 2, 2018.  She had been sick for a couple of days.  Her eyes got glassy, and her little body got bloated.  We were watching her and planned on take her to the vet soon.  The sweet thing passed away in the night.  We were all heartbroken.  She was our first…

Banks Cousins

I didn’t want these cute pictures to get lost in the 100’s of other Yellowstone pics.  We got the kids all cleaned up and made them have a photo shoot.  They were good sports about it and I think we got a couple really good shots!