Archive for July, 2008

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

a much needed vacation

After 2 long years of school for Mike he will finally get a real vacation. Sure he had time off now and then, but his school never really allowed for time off. The spring break we got last year was intended for our house-hunting. So now we are officially going on a vacation, and we’re […]

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

day three of the eye

For those interested in the various stages of Mimi’s wounded eye here is today’s version.

Monday, July 21st, 2008

the shiner: day 2

It looks better today, right? I suppose we’re going to have a whole week or more of watching the interesting stages of Mimi’s nasty black eye. I just hope it will be mostly healed before our trip to CO. I’d hate for Mimi to associate the trip with her shiner.

Sunday, July 20th, 2008

a lesson learned…we hope

Moving to a new city can be overwhelming. Thankfully, being a member of our church usually brings the benefit of having a built-in social network. We have already been invited to several other members’ homes since relocating here. Tonight was an invitation for dessert at the Smiths’ home. The kids played wonderfully together while the […]

Saturday, July 19th, 2008

official camp-out

Friday arrived with much anticipation from the girls because they knew that we would be camping out that night. Mike got home early enough to get us all packed up and ready to go around 4:30 p.m. However, we were the first to arrive at camp other than the activities coordinator. The other families didn’t […]