Being Thankful is something we always try to work on, especially during the month of November. And the kids love to do the Thankful tree. Everyone enjoys writing what they are thankful on a leaf and we stick it on the tree. Such a great tradition. We got this awesome opportunity to stay in a […]
Sometimes I am quite productive, I take the oatmeal out of the big bag and put it into the buckets and tupperwares. We go through a lot of Oatmeal. We went through the last 50 lb bag in 5 months. YES we eat oatmeal 5-6 times a week. Then cereal 1 day a week, then […]
So I've heard about this Heber Creeper Santa train ride and I searched everywhere to find cheap tickets. But with a family of 8, its quite hard to find events like this for cheap. I was very lucky to find out that the Heber Creeper was doing a "dress rehearsal" for free. The first so […]
One of the best things about Wyatt being in Half Day Kindergarten, is his sweet cuddles with Cora. At times I choose the easy route of movies to entertain Wyatt & Cora, they do a lot of other activities...but these Winter months are quite long. So what better to watch then Charlie Brown movies to […]
This year for Thanksgiving we decided to go to St. George...so sadly I wouldn't be home to make the pies we like to eat. So of course we make the yumminess the week before. Mini Pie tarts Carmelized pecan topped Pumpkin Pie....SO yuMMy!
Our awesome little town and its awesome Theater has premieres at 8PM Thursday before the release. AWESOMESAUCE that's what it is! I was counting the days till the Catching Fire Premiere and of course we dressed up! If you can't tell I am when Katnis wheres the red fire dress in the Hunger Games movie. […]
One of Evee's friend, Gentry, had a princess birthday party and Evee could not wait to go. She got dressed a while before she needed to go. She dolled up so cute & is such a sweet princess. The birthday girl, Gentry. All of Gentry's friends and our perfect little princess!
This boy is my peacemaker. Sometimes peacemakers need a break. And sometimes he needs a cuddle and a nap, and I love that. When he was little he was the only one I could lay down on the bed next to and he would put me to sleep cause he would be so still. This little girlfriend […]
Sometimes when life is hectic you need to find peace. And I find peace under a warm blanket, in a quiet room and reading my scriptures. I treasure these moments. Cora is also learning about reverence. She is just too darn cute when she folds her arms.
This year we decided to do things a bit early so Santa could prepare for the Bennett Kids. Wyatt wants a remote control helicopter, two of them. Shae wants more marbles. Rykel wants Kit or Julie American girl dolls, their accessories. Klai wants an art kit and art supplies. Evee drew her many desires: […]
This November is turning out very cold and filled with snow. I like to Hibernate and eat warm soup. Sadly for Rusty he has to go out....and I'm pretty sure he hates it! But sometimes its absolutely magical and beautiful to see.....from the comfort of my warm home!
We were so fortunate get tickets to the "Bells on Temple Square" concert at the Tabernacle. Jase was out of town and I really needed a good uplifting date night. So I took our good friend, Jacki Wallace and the big girls and headed out. It was quite a fun night, just us girls! We […]