Visit with Santa

Santa made a stop at the local mall and the kids needed to see him. They both told him what they wanted and posed for a picture. Eric asked for a front-end loader and Isabel asked for a weather station!

Easter 2012

Easter seemed to come early this year, but next year it is even earlier falling in March! The kids were excited to color eggs and see what little treats the Easter bunny left. But before they could hunt for eggs…

Mondays

Mondays can be hard on all of us!

Halloween 2011

Every year kids get dressed up and beg for food. Our kids are no different. There was a pirate, a cowboy, an ostrich and a, well i’m not sure what that thing is…

Pumpkin Carvings

A few days ago I posted the pictures of our trip to the pumpkin patch. Now you can see what they look like during the carving process. Isabel wanted a pirate, Colbie picked a bat, Blake and Carrigan picked ‘normal’…

Pumpkin Patch 2011

For the third year running we have made what is now our annual trip to the pumpkin patch. We tried out a different one this year and it had more activities for the kids and more pumpkins to choose. After…

Elk Rut 2011

Another fall and another trip to Rocky Mountain National Park for the annual Elk Rut. This year there weren’t very many elk. But enough that the kids were able to see some and enjoy themselves. We started the day off…

A Christmas Carol – by Bugs Bunny

Remember when cartoons were only on Saturday mornings. Somehow they seemed better back then. Maybe it’s because of the 15 cartoon channels pumping out animated drivel 24/7 nowadays. I was/am a huge Bugs Bunny fan. And I’m sure this is…

Dinger, the Rockies mascot

There’s nothing like spending a warm summer night at the ballpark. The Rockies got off to a great start in April! Then they started a long 5 month downward spiral to finish third in their division. We went to a…