Category Archives: Holiday

Easter weekend

The weather cooperated for the Easter weekend and we played outside quite a bit.  A classmate had a birthday party with a face painter on Saturday.  We also decorated sugar cookies a coworker of mine made for Nora.  On Sunday, … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

We started Valentine’s Day with some pink cinnamon rolls Amanda made that were a huge hit.  We chased that with some chocolate so everyone was on a sugar rush throughout the morning.  I included a couple pics of Nora working … Continue reading

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Christmas Day

Santa Claus received our change of address form and made it through the snow to our place this year.  Due to our move date, we only had time to get a tiny Christmas tree from the supermarket but it worked … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve in Boulder

We haven’t had time to unpack all our stuff yet, so we celebrated Christmas Eve at a Thai restaurant downtown.  If you can’t tell from all that mysterious white stuff or Amanda’s posture, it was a little chilly out.  The … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

http://youtu.be/RbAhuM67-Vs The weather turned very cold for Halloween but we managed to walk around for about an hour Trick or Treating.  The temperature and rain necessitated leggings and a jacket over the Elsa costume which wasn’t too popular with Nora. … Continue reading

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Carving a pumpkin

Here’s our handiwork…   Nora made a 10 page story entitled “The Attack of The Pumpkins” and our pumpkin was modeled after one of them.

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Happy Independence Day!

Nora made her own flag for the 4th and was clearly quite proud of herself.  She spent most of the day walking around waving it and asking us to play 4th of July songs which really just translates into the … Continue reading

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Father’s Day

  Today was my 6th Father’s Day!  It is flying by so quickly.  It sounds cliched, but every day feels like a special day to me and I am incredibly thankful for all that I experience on a daily basis … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt

We attended several Easter egg hunts this year with the craziest one being the Coolidge Park event on Sunday.  A local church put on the event with 100,000 eggs, donuts from Julie Darling and coffee/hot chocolate.  Unfortunately, it wasn’t a … Continue reading

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Making Easter cookies

Amanda and Nora made some Easter cookies and we all got to take our turns decorating them.  Some turned out pretty cool and others were eaten right away.  Either way, the result was good.

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