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Monday, March 29, 2010

Good Riddance WINTER.Spring has arrived!!




WELCOME
SPRING!!

Here is what you mean to me:

Conference
Tulips
Rain Storms
Blooming
Capris
Yellow
Cleaning
AND
Summer is just around the corner!!!!!!




Sunday, March 28, 2010

FESTIVAL OF COLORS!!

This weekend was the weekend of the
Festival of Colors!
For those of you who don't know what this is,
Here are a couple of links explaining:
HERE
&
HERE

It was so much fun! Brooke joined us this year and I am so glad she did!
Here is a pic of us Before:
We were covered from head to toe!
Needless to say, I had to give the Relief Society lesson today with
PINK HAIR!!





Sunday, March 21, 2010

Twenty-Six.....






Well as of March 9th 2010, I am officially 26.....
Dun Dun Dun.
I'M OLD!!!

Jill was nice enough to gather some of my closest friends for a birthday dinner!
It was so good to have a few
of the people that I love surrounding me for my bday.
There were unfortunately a few missing, and were surely missed.
But it was a great night.

In attendance were:
Jill and Cam, Matt and Stacie, Adam and Shanelle, and Matt and I.


Thanks everyone, for being there! =)


Saturday, March 20, 2010

My Venture To Ventura...

I recently ventured to California to Visit this one:
I took a break after leaving N.P.S
and before starting my new job, so rather than sitting at home for a week, I of course decided to head to Cali.
Kim unfortunately had to work the whole week (she
is a nanny) So the majority of the weekend was spent with these little guys:
(plus 2 more)



I was lucky to have a free place to stay, so complaining about kids 24-7 would
have been very ungrateful. (right?)
There is one person that got a bit of my private complaints, and that was this kid:


He was nice enough to get some friends together for a night hike so that Kim and I could get away from the kids for a bit =) (haha much needed)
It was a super fun hike that led to a cool cave and waterfall and it was fun to meet a couple more of Kim's Ca
lifornia friends!
The rest of the week was spent shopping,
n
annying, (is that a word?),
massages, pedicures, eating,
playing with kids, beach and so on.












Nate was once again to the rescue a
nd snatched me away from the kids on my last night in Cali. Don't get me wrong, I just LOVE kids, and these ones are freaking adorable, but I could only take so much of them on my little vaca/getaway. We headed out and went and saw When in Rome. Cute movie, very random and weird, but funny. Not to mention we were 2 of 4 people in the whole theater!! The best part though was definitely the company. =) It was definitely a great way to end my stay in California!




Tuesday, March 16, 2010

RandomNESS

My thoughts today are random.
Here are a few :
(actually this is more than a few, don't read this if you are bored, it will only make you MORE bored)

1. I need to stop drinking coke

2. I think that I have people fooled into thinking I am a photographer. I have had two requests from people to do their family and or engagement pics. hmmmm

3. I have a new found appreciation/love for Skype ;)

4. I am so excited for April for the following reasons: Visit from a California-ITE, Cruise to MEXICO, visit to Camarillo, Conference!! What a great month!

5. I did something stupid, I put oil in my car and forgot to put the oil cap back on : / luckily they only cost $7.00

6. Today was a beautiful day and makes me so excited for the warm weather!!

7. I can not spell. (please don't judge me)

8. Free lunch on the boss man is great!!

9. Cafe Rio has surprisingly grown on me.

10. I got 458 miles on my last tank of gas! My newest short term goal is to beat that! Great Goal I know.

11. This is a pointless post. Especially since I have yet to post about my trip to California and my Birthday! What am I doing?!

12. I have a hair appt on Saturday, I think I am going BLONDE.....hmmm

13. St. Patrick's day tomorrow! Gotta pull out my green!! I miss the good old days when the toilet water and bread was green on this special day!

14. I am 26 years old now..... =( I voiced it for the first time last night and I think I had a mini mid-life crisis.

15. I love my friends.

THE END




Saturday, March 13, 2010

I Stand All Amazed.....

I stand all amazed at the love Jesus offers me,

Confused at the grace that so fully he profers me.

I tremble to know that for me he was crucified,

That for me, a sinner, he suffered, he bled and died.

Oh, it is wonderful that he should care for me Enough to die for me!

Oh, it is wonderful, wonderful to me!



I marvel that he would descend from his throne divine

To rescue a soul so rebellious and proud as mine,

That he should extend his great love unto such as I,

Sufficient to own, to redeem, and to justify.

Oh, it is wonderful that he should care for me Enough to die for me!

Oh, it is wonderful, wonderful to me!



I think of his hands pierced and bleeding to pay the debt!

Such mercy, such love, and devotion can I forget?

No, no I will praise and adore at the mercy seat,

Until at the glorified throne I kneel at his feet.

Oh, it is wonderful that he should care for me Enough to die for me!

Oh, it is wonderful,

(Oh, it is wonderful!

Oh, it is wonderful),

wonderful to me!