Aria’s 5th Birthday Party

This year we decided to do something a little different for Aria’s Birthday, Kari planned a party with all of the neighborhood friends. They painted a birthday banner for aria. they decorated cupcakes they made a hand print card that aria can hang on the wall, and a princess fashion show. Kari did a great […]

All Hail Alex the Conquerer of the Potty!

With the upcoming arrival of our new little girl, and the fall school start time we are scrambling to get our little prince out of the world of Pampers and into the world of porcelain. This last week has brought us closer to full potty training for Alex. Although we still have an occasional accident […]

In Memoriam

In lieu of flowers to the grave this year I will be instead speaking of the memories of those that have passed on and who’s presence is dearly missed. I have often reflected on the irony of flowers at the grave site. Although it brings a beauty to the solemn view of a grave yard, […]

Aria’s Pre-School Graduation

Thursday, May 23rd 2014 West Jordan, UT Leap Ahead Learning Graduation Program Our little Aria takes one more step toward being our “Big Aria”. As some of you know she has spent the last two years in a Preschool near our home. Miss Janae is a Godsend even though Aria is a bright girl we […]

New Calling – Deacons Quorum Advisor

I have recently been asked to serve as the Deacon Quorum Advisor for my ward. This is a calling that I am very excited about. I am humbled and grateful to serve and teach what I have observed to be a great group of kids. I have observed them over the last couple of years […]

Happy Birthday to my baby sister Laura 5-16

Laura is the youngest of my siblings and there is a Decade difference between She and I. She is married to Josh Rice and has an adorable daughter Emma. they have recently purchased a cute house in Tooele and are busy making it into a home for their budding family. Laura was the closest thing […]

Day at the Aquarium

There is never anything more fascinating and fulfilling as watching your kids learn and grow. We lose the ability to imagine a deeply when we are adults, but we get to experience a little of our former reveling watching our kids. I will never get tired of watching them discover and learn.  

Reveal Party – Baby Girl Briggs 2014

Its a Girl!! With happy hearts we have revealed the sex of the latest addition to our growing family. Baby Girl Briggs is due September 17th 2014. We decided to have a get together with family and close friend to share our exciting news. Our little house was busting at the seams with scent of […]