Showing posts from September, 2013
William's pretty fond of Legos lately.  After building one of his creations today, I decided to video his rendition of his masterpiece.  Thought you might enjoy...

The Blessing of Family

A blog post in appreciation of my entire family (pictures included of course) would fill up a book...okay, more than one book, no doubt.  We are blessed beyond words by who God has given us to call "family".  Here's some recents that include the Grandparents... At Grandpa Terry's Surprise 70th Birthday in July.  I love this one-William's pulling his typical I don't want to show my face in the picture and everyone else is trying to get him to smile (o;  Classic. It's a little blurry, but I love it anyway.  Calvin was doing what he does best-hamming it up and making Grandma Loretta laugh.  My boys are so lucky to have the two of you (o; A visit by Grandpa and Grandma Clement, all the way from Minnesota.  We love you both! (and only wish we saw you more often) Grandma Marsha, thank you for always taking the time to spend with your grandkids. You are such a precious gem to me. And after eight long months of not seeing them (of which

My first day of (pre)school...

Hard to believe he's old enough to go to school... My baby's growin' up...sniffle.

A Southern California visit...

It had been eight whole read that right, eight.   Since we'd seen Gpa Greg and Gma Kim that is.  We decided that it was WAY too long between visits.  Calvin had started taking his first few steps at Gma and Gpa's house just a few days before we left after Christmas this past year.  Crazy to think...cause now he's a runnin' machine (o; Not only did we get to see Mom and Dad this visit, we managed to squeeze in a quick visit with quite a few friends (and family!).  Darren and Lisa, Bill and Carol + Syd and Addie, Great Aunt Carol, Ruth, Jodi & Randy, Dennis & Fredi, Ron and Donna, Allen Halloway, Naomi and Debbie Shields, Hazel Dyche, Tyler and Meghan (and we can't forget their little one on the way!), The Hester family, Ellis & Soka...hmmm...I think that covers it!  We fit a lot of visiting in a short week! We also...   Read tractor books. Picked Grapes Took naps (one of the great things Dad does when he's on vacation).