Friday, March 13, 2009

Is Spring coming?

As winter still lingers on (..hello?! snow on my birthday!), and we endure the long stretch between Christmas and Spring break....we are grateful for a few things:

1. Snuggle time with Dad.

He is still working like crazy trying to make the business work (and we are seeing some success now ...yes!!!). Even though he has been tired and sick, he is always eager to grab all three kids and read stories in the evening.

2. Surprise packages from Grandma!

My mom is always spoiling us with fun packages. She was mailing some things we left in Utah, but managed to stick in treasures for all of us...what a treat ... and makes an otherwise normal day a lot more exciting. Thanks mom! We love you!

3. Summer Vacay
We just booked our tickets for the B-I-G family reunion on my mom's side of the family in the Outer Banks, North Carolina for the second week of June. Let's just say: beach house, pool, beach, family, food, did I say beach?

In the midst of stressful times, we hope you are able to find your own bits of happiness too!


Carmen Goetschius 8:25 PM  

Cute posting Shell. Yep, there are moments of happiness all around if we would stinking pause for a moment to notice. Look at your daughter's hair!! It is so long! She is a big girl!

I think you are awesome! Love, Car

Camille and Bryce 9:58 PM  

That pic of Trev and the kids is so cute! Can't wait for Outer Banks too! Start praying for sunshine now! :)

The Spendloves 2:17 PM  

I am so jealous of your family reunion in N.C!!! I love that place and have many fond memories of going there growing up. You guys are going to LOVE IT!!!

Jeremy and Karen 4:37 AM  

When are you going??? We will be there in August. Can we figure out a way to meet up? You can't come to the East Coast and NOT SEE ME!!!!

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