We celebrated Finn’s birthday a few days early. He wanted a ninja turtle party so that’s what we did. His friends Paddy, Rosie Kate, Miles, Ellana and Bethany, Savannah, Ben, and Evelyn came. They did ninja activities like bean bag toss and musical squares, and had pizza and Ooze, and learned how to use nun-chucks.… Continue reading Ninja Turtle Party! Finn is 4!
Tonight Rose got out of bed to show us the lower front tooth (left) that is now precariously hanging by a thread. Her lower adult teeth both grew in behind (just like mine did), but the one on the right moved forward on its own after the baby fell out. She’s also lost one top… Continue reading January Happenings
Raimo and I have been going ice skating together for 10 years. We used to go to the outdoor rink in Salt Lake, and have since switched to our California indoor rink. It’s a little harder these days with the babies, but still a special tradition for us. 2017 December 23 2016 December 23 2015… Continue reading Ice Skating Tradition
We began a tradition the first year we lived in Carlsbad when we went to Ruby’s on the pier on New Years Day. We’ve gone every year for 5 years, and it’s one of my favorite things because we get to celebrate the new year, think of resolutions, see the ocean, and get a peanut… Continue reading New Year Tradition
https://magazine.byu.edu/article/ann-romney-unexpected-journey/ I keep a notebook full of magazine clippings and talks that had an impact on me. I loved revisiting this article today about Ann Romney. She is one of my heroines, a very quiet and strong heroine. I love reading about her introduction to the church, her deep connection to and love she shares… Continue reading A quiet heroine
I just posted a bunch this morning, but I can’t go to bed without recording my story time with Rose tonight! She read a chapter to me from 3 different Princess Posey books, and afterward we were cuddling and she said, ” You’re my favorite in the whole world!” I said, ” You’re MY favorite… Continue reading My Rosie baby
I started this post in September, and again in October. Just finishing! It was a strange thing to be scrolling through my calendar on my phone last month and come across Grandma’s birthday–September 15th. Just a little under a year ago she was here with us and meeting baby Berrett for the first time, and… Continue reading Happy birthday Grandma