January 2018

Corbin got a metal detector from Holly and Jona so the boys were trying it out!

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Papa came (a little earlier than Nana) for Cason’s birthday and baptism!

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Celebrating Cason’s birthday!

Cason bringing his new scriptures to church for the first time!

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The boys set up their room so they could watch a show together!

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Cason’s first time to cub scouts!

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Connor was in China for 2 weeks so there may have been a night (or two) with fast food in front of the TV.

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But we also went hot tubbing at my mom’s.

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Had play dates with friends!

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Parks!

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Cason’s first basketball game!

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Kinsley wore a dress I wore as a kid to church!

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Reading in our new family room!

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Martin Luther King, Jr Day.  Watching his speech and then a hike!

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They story about the above picture.  Our hiking group got separated and the group I was with (mostly all the oldest kids) arrived to the parking a good amount of time before the rest of the group.  As one of the only adults, I was trying to come up with things for us to do.  Some of the kids were trying to balance and walk across that blue curb but having a hard time.  So I came up with the idea that if they could get all the way across without falling down they could earn a dollar.  Each kid could earn one dollar and they could try as many times as they wanted until it was time to go.  They were all having trouble and then one kid did it and then all the sudden ALL the kids did it.  I felt like it was inspired because I only had exactly enough dollar bills to give to each kid and I didn’t even know that before I started. HA! 

Kinsley snuggling Nate.  She calls him Nate Nate!

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Kinsley had told me she had a loose tooth and then a day or two later, out it came!

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I must admit that there is something quite sad about my baby loosing her baby teeth.

I got to go on a field trip with Corbin’s class to a California Museum in Oakland!  It was pretty fun!

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They LOVED this room the most!

Signs for dad to welcome him home!

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We had Nate’s blessing at our house!  Chris with his nephews! Oh and all 4 of these boys wore that blessing outfit as babies.

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Crazy hair day at school! Kinsley’s was supposed to be a unicorn!

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I threw a baby shower for one of my friends.

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We played pool on the mini set we were given for Christmas!

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Kinsley celebrated 100 days of school!

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My super lame picture of the super blood moon eclipse!

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It actually turned out to be a great January.  The weather was beautful and we were able to do some pretty fun things!

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