• Personal

    Birthday Do Over

    My sweet husband had a birthday 🙂 It was lame; he had delegate duties the entire day, I couldn’t find any of the decorations or candles so it was blah, all I was…

  • Adventures,  Projects

    Sewing Retreat

    Completing a quilt has been a dream of mine, and I can’t believe I did it!!! I was thinking I’d match my newbie level and start out with a simple design, but I’m…

  • Adventures

    Manti Temple Open House

    The Manti Temple has been under renovation from October 2021 through March 2024; several years we have waited to return to this beautiful place where Jer and I were married back in 2009.…

  • Kids

    Roller Skating Mother-Daughter Date

    Lily seemed like she really enjoyed our rollerskating date even though it was only an hour of skating. We enjoyed some fun songs and the disco lights! I held her hand a lot…

  • Adventures

    Spring Break Snow Canyon

    Day 2 – Hiking and climbing in slot canyons, sand dunes, rock formations, and beautiful desert trails in Snow Canyon. Swimming at the pool. Eating Hawaiian food and Pupusas. Click here for Day…

  • Adventures

    Spring Break in St George

    Day 1 – Slot Canyon and hiking near Dixie, Thunder Junction Dinosaur Park, swimming at the hotel pool and spa, Desert Gardens. We found turtles in the wild! Lunch at In N’ Out…

  • Kids

    Easter 2024

    Jer and the kids dyed eggs last night. I saw their designs for the first time today once they gathered all their eggs. L visibly grinned when she found my favorite hiding spot-…

  • Party

    St Patrick’s Day Party 2024

    We were pretty low key, had food and Irish music, relaxed and visited together with the kids playing upstairs, and had some silly moments with the photo props. The Dunns made our table…