Category Archives: Family

A day with Oma and Oma Oma

We spent the day after our Christmas with Oma and Oma Oma at the horse stables.  Nora participated in the fun stuff like riding and the less fun things such as scooping poop and had a great time doing it … Continue reading

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Birthday Week for Amanda

We started Amanda’s 40th birthday week celebration with a gift this morning.  Somehow Nora decided the packing material was a gift boa for her.  Happy Birthday Week!  We love you very much!

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Dushanbe Tea House brunch

We biked down to the Dushanbe Tea House this morning to celebrate Amanda’s 40th birthday brunch.  We all enjoyed our meals and Nora is now converted to tea with a bit of honey and milk.  Afterwards we stopped by the … Continue reading

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Visit from Uncle Chris

Uncle Chris flew up for a couple days recently for a brief visit.  One of the definite highlights for Nora was getting to play soccer with Uncle Chris watching.  She had a couple close attempts at scoring and strong defensive … Continue reading

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Visit from Kambra

Aunt Kambra stayed with us for a couple days while Uncle Phil worked in Denver at a convention.  We went to the Farmer’s Market and played at a festival going on along Boulder Creek.  “Bruiser” is definitely my favorite Pearl … Continue reading

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Visit from Oma, Opa, and Oma Oma

My parents and Grandma flew up for a quick visit recently.  Most of these pictures were taken at the Leanin’ Tree art store/museum where we spent some time in their statue courtyard.  My Grandma also decided her feet were cold while … Continue reading

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First grade!!!!

Today was the first day of first grade for Nora…  Naturally we started out with some breakfast tacos.  It doesn’t seem possible that it is time for first grade already.  At this pace, it feels like she will be in … Continue reading

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Eric’s 40th birthday

Amazing that 40 years went by so quickly.  Amanda and Nora, thank you for making me feel so happy and lucky every day.  Before cutting the birthday cake, we video chatted with Chris and Brianna and I was treated to … Continue reading

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Visit to Texas

Nora spent some time in Texas on a vacation and spent time in Decatur and Austin.  Besides missing her while she was gone, we took some pictures of ourselves in her room and sent them to her.  She was concerned … Continue reading

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Early Father’s Day

Since Nora would be out of town on Father’s Day, we celebrated early at the house.  I requested biscuits and gravy and it was great.  Afterwards, we biked around and played at a nearby park.  The picture below with Nora … Continue reading

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