March 2020 recap (Before the world turned upside down)

High School Band Concert!  Such a fun time! Harlem Globetrotters.  The kids had a fun time but Rusty said the show has gone downhill since he was a kid. It was too cold for our usual Stake Conference adventure outside, so living room picnic to the rescue!Super Tuesday!  Unfortunately, my man Pete dropped out a…

Quarantine life

Who knows what day it is at this point.  My kids call Monday first Saturday, Tuesday second Saturday, and so forth.  Kids are being schooled at home, most likely for the rest of the year.  There are hard times, Halle really wants to get back to HS life.  Rusty lost his job with DNS Filter.…

Feb 2020 recap

Feb is usually a very slow month.  But not this year!  It began with a Vex Robotic tournament for Blake at Soaring Heights.  I was impressed!  This was quite the set up.  And for first timers, Blake’s team did great.  Then, a glorious 70 degree Sunday nap.  Everyone needs one of these in Feb.   But…

Jan 2020 recap

Blake chopped his long, luscious locks.  He has the best hair.  I like his new, edgy look.  He had a fun basketball season, even though his team wasn’t the best this year.  Mr. Smarty pants with another 4.0 to add to his collection. Modern Band performance at the talent show.  Mrs. Harvey offered a modern…

Advent 2019

Ending the decade with a bang! First up, making little goodie bags to hand out at our Stake day at the Denver Giving Machines.  These youth banged out 750 bags in under an hour!Blake gets to meet an eagle!Making Christmas Peep houses.  Josh’s is more of a horror house….Teacher giftsMiddle School band kids playing Christmas…

Nov 2019 recap

Our self-proclaimed perfectionist gets another 4.0! When it’s like 10 degrees outside, but you don’t want to miss Halle’s marching band performance, YouTube to the rescue!  The live stream the football games.  So I sat in my cozy warm car in the parking lot of the HS and cheered her on.  God bless technology.  Blake…

Oct recap

Paws in the Park. Halle volunteered at this fun walk for the Longmont Humane society. She was a course volunteer and Blake, Dash and I walked in the fundraiser. It was a lot of fun! At the end there were a ton of vendors giving away all kinds of doggie treats and toys. We came…