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Cabin Weekend and First Day of Preschool

Cabin Weekend and First Day of Preschool

Last week my sister Amy, and her husband Bryce were town from Colorado. Bryce was up at our family’s cabin fixing the posts on the deck, so, we as a family decided to go up to the cabin on Friday. Our cabin is up Weber Canyon, just over an hour away, and the drive is […]

Farm Country - Thanksgiving Point

Farm Country – Thanksgiving Point

We had another fun day at Thanksgiving Point Yesterday, we went to Farm Country. The kids were able to see and pet all kinds of animals. I love watching children interact with animals, they always have a special bond. After we finished with the animals, we had a picnic out on the grass and then […]

Temple Square with YW

Temple Square with YW

Today I had the opportunity to go to Salt Lake City with some young women from my ward.  We were able to take a tour of the Conference Center, listen to an organ concert in the Tabernacle, and visit the Church History Museum.  I love going to Salt Lake and spending time on Temple Square. […]

Museum of Natural Curiosity - Thanksgiving Point

Museum of Natural Curiosity – Thanksgiving Point

Thanksgiving Point in Lehi recently opened up a new children’s museum called Museum of Natural Curiosity. I have been wanting to take my kids to see it for a long time. My parents and sister in law, Nicole, decided to go to the museum today, so we decided to tag along. When we got to […]

24th of July - Pioneer Day

24th of July – Pioneer Day

Happy Pioneer Day! Today is a special day for those living in Utah; we get a day to celebrate our Pioneer heritage. For some this is just an extra day off work, others its another day to do fireworks, but for me its a day to remember my family and the Pioneers that sacrificed so […]

Emily's First Dentist Appointment

Emily’s First Dentist Appointment

Today I took Emily to the dentist for her very first time.  For the past week and a half I have been talking about the dentist with her.  She was very excited to go.  When we got there, she jumped right into the chair and let the hygienist look into her mouth.  She did everything […]

Neighborhood Trunk or Treat

Neighborhood Trunk or Treat

On Wednesday, October 30th, our neighborhood had a trunk or treat.  This was the first time I had ever been to a trunk or treat and it was really fun.  Those who wanted to participate, parked their cars in the cul-de-sac in our neighborhood, and the children walked around to each car.  It was fun […]

Emily's First Halloween Party and HeeHaws

Emily’s First Halloween Party and HeeHaws

Today Emily was invited to a Halloween party with a few other kids in our ward.  The kids all wore their costumes, and brought a pumpkin to decorate.  They played games like bean bag toss, bowling, and had a pillow case race.  I had a great time with Emily and all her friend’s and their […]

Photos up the Canyon

Photos up the Canyon

On Friday, I took my kids up the canyon and took some photos.  If you haven’t been up the canyon yet this fall, you’re missing out.  The colors are beautiful!  I am no expert when it comes to photography, but I had fun with my kids.  Joshua being 17 months old, was not the easiest […]

A Pancake Morning

A Pancake Morning

Today we woke up to rain, and the air was colder.  When Emily woke up, she told me she was hungry.  I asked her “what should we make for breakfast?”  and quickly she replied “Pancakes!”.  I never hesitate to make pancakes since they are one of my favorite breakfast foods.  Lately Emily has been wanting […]

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