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Category Archives: Colin

End of School Water Fight

One of these years the kids will learn that on the last day of school their Mom LOVES to hide behind the bushes and pelt them with water balloons when they get off the bus!!  That always act SO shocked and flabbergasted at first, but then it turns into a huge water fight!!  And you […]

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Last Day of School

Oh my gosh!!!  This past school year completely FLEW by!!!  I’ll admit, fourth grade was pretty tough for Hayley.  If she can just stayed organized, the world is hers!! I think the hardest part for her this past year wasn’t the tests, it was remembering to do her homework, not losing it, and remembering to […]

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Celebration of Learning

It was the end of the year Celebration of Learning for these two!! I’m so proud of their accomplishments and awards in Chess, art, music, and academics!  They also had great teachers this year!  Hayley had Ms. Near (home room and science), Ms. Snyder (math), and Ms. Beveridge (reading and writing).  Colin had Ms. Biermann (home […]

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Memorial Day 2017

I tried SO hard to get cute pictures of the kids in their adorable Memorial Day/4th of July outfits.  Ah, didn’t happen!!  It was an epic fail!  I resorted to just getting one of Hayley and Sydney!  You can’t win them all!  And really, let’s put everything in perspective here.  This wasn’t “cute dress” day, […]

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Grand Lakes Ward Luau

On Saturday night in May, our ward put together a Graduation Luau for all the graduating seniors.  Oh my gosh!!!  It was SO cute and SO creative!!  We are so lucky to have Laurie Turk, the Tip Junkie blogger, in our ward.  I’ve been following her blog for YEARS!!!  And then I realized that she’s […]

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