Monthly Archives: February 2016

weekend catch up

I forgot to post these pictures from Friday: On Saturday we drove to Salt Lake so I could go shopping. I am constantly in a clothes crisis because my body is constantly changing sizes. It’s annoying. While I was shopping Abe … Continue reading

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birthday planning

This morning I planned Lydia’s birthday and figured out her presents. I came across some really cute Cinderella dress-ups, but I do not know if she will remember the most recent Cinderella since we watched it a year ago. During … Continue reading

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Uncle Ted’s Eulogy

We went to see Mahler’s Symphony #2 tonight. It is the “Resurrection” symphony, and it made me think of all of our loved ones who have passed on in the past two years. Abe has lost two grandparents and an … Continue reading

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Lydia video and valentine

I did not take pictures today, but I thought I would copy and paste the email Valentine Lydia sent me. Abe took dictation while Lydia told him what to write, including pictures she chose herself. (Mary also sent me a … Continue reading

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happy day

I spent a lot of time enjoying my kids today. I didn’t play with them all day long, but I did enjoy being around them. I found myself interrupting my cleaning to get down on the ground and sing to … Continue reading

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Little America weekend

On Friday I took the kids out for sushi after Ammon got his shots…and then my car died while we were eating. A sweet mom and son rescued me and taught me how to use jumper cables. That was an … Continue reading

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vain attempts to reign in bedtime

We are vainly trying to get the girls to go to bed at a decent time. Ever since we moved to Orem over a year ago, their bedtime has been 10 or 11. It is crazy. Today I took them to … Continue reading

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park

We just finished Face Timing with Clark, Swathi, Soren, and Swathi’s family in India. It was so fun to see them all. It’s Soren’s birthday over there already! Can you believe he’s one??? I can’t. It’s so fun to see … Continue reading

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Day off

Yesterday night I made pretzels with the girls. I oversalted the dough and they came out tasting like play dough. Gross. But the girls liked making them, even if by the end I was growling at Lydia for whining so … Continue reading

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Baby shower recap

Friday I felt down in the dumps all day and Saturday was a marathon, so I am doing a catch-up post after church. Speaking of church, it was amazing today. Some questions on my mind after today’s wonderful talks and … Continue reading

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