Aug 2022 Recap

Oh Wow. This was a BIG month. The one where Halle goes to college. I feel like we lived a lifetime in just 30 days. We celebrated our 20th anniversary with a night at the Art Hotel in Denver. We didn’t get away until late, so we had a 9pm dinner at Rioja. The next…

July 2022 recap

Summer, you continue to FLY by. We were way too late to buy fireworks, so giant snappers and a few sparklers were our celebration that evening. Dino Day! We went to see the Dinos at Thanksgiving point, then saw the new Jurassic Park movie. Josh did a really fun tournament in Denver. They put you…

June Recap

Summers with teens are so different than with little kids. Most the time they are out having fun with their friends and I’m stuck at home! I’m no longer the party planner. Sad for me.

May 2022 Recap

Life keeps barreling forward. How are we at May? Is working at Google even a job? Fully stocked fridges, ping pong, a music room, relaxation rooms, a giant gym, an arcade, meals, nap pods, etc. The perks are real. Rusty FINALLY got to go to Mountain View and meet his team in person! 21 months…

April 2022 recap

This year as service for Jim’s birthday we decided to make sugar cookie kits and donate the proceeds to the International Humane Society to help with Animal care in Ukraine. And by we, I mean I. I did get Halle and Josh to help with frosting, and Blake helped me pack up the kits. I…

March 2022 recap-Sound of Music

The best part of March was Sound of Music! Being back inside a packed auditorium watching live theater without masks on was HEAVEN! Halle played Frau Schmidt and she had a TON of stage time. It was so fun to see her shine. I tried to obey the rules and so I only snuck a…

January recap. The Schofields are here!!

Finally! The day had arrived. Schofields made it to Colorado. CO greeted them with frigid, single digit temps, and a giant snow storm. Rusty’s POV: Halle and Tara made a sign. I picked up blake in the truck, they went ahead in the pathfinder. Blake fell asleep in the car. We waited in the car…

Oct 2021 Recap

The fun just doesn’t stop. LONG LIVE FALL!! Halle was the only one who wanted to go to the Pumpkin Patch this year. So we took Dash and off we went on a beautiful fall day. It’s nice having a Dash when you don’t have any toddlers. We took him to see the Goats and…