We went fishing with the Salyers last week. Elijah caught this huge catfish. Joshua caught a few fish, too. Click here for more fishing pictures.
Since the Brazilians visited, the family has been extra motivated to “vlog”, to create and share our life through video (hopefully resulting in massive wealth and Youtube stardom). So the other night, after watching the somewhat disappointing Star Wars, we took a stroll down Pearl Street in Boulder, taking in the holiday lights and festive…
Joshua likes cartooning. He often comes home from school with new creations. His latest creations concern a squirrel who witnesses rather violent, random accidents and exclaims, “ma ma mea”. We think they’re pretty funny, and at least he is learning something at school. Until I can get the originals online, I tried to re-create his…
This past New Year’s Day we succeeded in finding, and hiking, a great, “new-to-us” trail called Flatirons Vista. After three years living in Boulder, it’s difficult to find new trails to hike that offer something different for everyone, but Flatiron Vista delivered a nice change, and we even managed to get the boys to come…
First Day for a 1st and 3rd grader.
The Birth of Jesus
Written by Lindsay and Elijah
Edited by Jessica
One day Mary woke up when she saw a light shining through her window. Angels came in and said, “You will have a baby. His name will be Jesus.” Mary was so happy and so surprised to be blessed among all women…..
We’ve been reading children’s poems lately, and the boys really love them. They’ve been wanting to write their own, and here are two poems, one from each boy. They really like Jack Prelutsky and a collection of poems by various poets titled “For Laughing Out Loud.”