Monthly Archives: July 2015

day in SLC

This morning we had planned to go to the Hogle Zoo…but since Mary stays up until midnight, we got a late start this morning. We ended up doing a Trader Joe’s run, visiting Liberty Park’s splash pad, and then having … Continue reading

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the birds and the bees

Today the girls and I went to the library for new books. I also checked out an illustrated book for kids about how babies are made. Abe and I planned an FHE where we gave really simple, scientific explanations about … Continue reading

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hand in your shirt

Aside from a trip to the chiropractor, we stayed home all day. We were going to go to the temple, but our babysitter had to reschedule. It all worked out, though. Abe was up until 1 am trying to catch … Continue reading

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Qualtrics summer party

While I was visiting teaching this afternoon, Summer took the girls to the park and tried to fly kites with them. We also baked cookies for Abe’s former boss because he has suffered a lot of personal losses recently. I … Continue reading

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Miner party

After church we drove to Salt Lake and spent the evening at the Miners’. They had a lot of family in town and everything was set up for the kids to have fun. And here is a video of Lydia … Continue reading

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Provo Rec Center

We started the day off at a healthy 11:30am with a trip to the Provo Recreation Center. It is amazing. In January, we are going to ditch our Orem pass and get one to Provo.

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Happy Pioneer Day!

It’s crackling and booming fireworks outside as I type. All of Orem is celebrating. Happy Pioneer Day! This is Utah’s equivalent/bigger version of the Fourth of July. Our neighbors set off an incredible show in the cul-de-sac. Right in the … Continue reading

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Elsa play date

Abe has been out of town until today, so last night I didn’t have a chance to blog. He always is so sweet about thanking me for recording our family life in the blog, and I always tell him it … Continue reading

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cuddly ending

This is one of those days where I wish I had had more energy, but I guess the good news is the girls happily entertained themselves all day long. They’re clean, fed, read-to, and loved, and I’m using those data … Continue reading

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clothing Ammon

Today we went to IKEA to meet up with Misty and her kids for lunch. I so enjoyed seeing Misty again. I miss her. Then this evening Chelsea and Derek brought over all of Camden and Carter’s baby clothes. We … Continue reading

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