Category Archives: family

Swimming. Swimming. Swimming.

Two of my younger siblings have started swimming lessons. Inspiration for swimming started with all the triathlon training we older ones have been doing. Steven didn’t know how to swim very well, so mom and dad thought it would be … Continue reading

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Jump Rope to Israel

My brother Zack and I have a wonderful opportunity to go to Israel this August. We are teaching a jump rope camp as a fundraiser for our trip. We are going to Israel with Zechariah’s Hope (Z-Hope). “The vision of … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

This year R & R cafe was open on Mother’s Day and my Mom and Dad, and Grandma and Grandpa Roome had reservations at 4pm. The table was set with water glasses, salads, and cheese toast appetizers when our customers … Continue reading

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An April Birthday

Last week we celebrated my Daddy’s birthday. For dessert we had two Beyond Bread cakes.   I love my Mommy and Daddy! My Grandma and Grandpa Roome We have a tradition where the Birthday person gives everyone else party favors. … Continue reading

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Spring Break Trip (part 2)

The last part of our trip we spent with Grandma Rasmussen in Vacaville. One day we went to a high school play with Grandma and her friend, Jean. Another day we went to Grandma’s club house and joined her exercise … Continue reading

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Arizona Blizzard

I took these pictures all over our property today. It snowed for more than two hours in the afternoon and gave us close to an inch all over the ground. Then it began snowing again in early evening, replenishing what … Continue reading

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Cold/Hot Arizona

Last week we had a cold snap. The over night lows dipped to 19 degrees F, and the middle of the day only saw the thermometer reach 25 degrees F.  However, it didn’t last long as just yesterday the daily … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve 2012

We have a family tradition of drawing names between my siblings and I. We opened our sibling presents on Christmas Eve. This is all of us kids, except Zack. The reason is explained later. I drew Steven’s name and gave … Continue reading

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Incident at the House on Spanish Trail

If you visited my “writing” page in the past than you know that I like to write stories. One year ago I wrote a short novel called Incident at the House on Spanish Trail.  My sister Emily came up with the … Continue reading

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A Birthday Cowgirl

Emily’s first presents early in the morning were cowboy boots, the hat and the dress. Mom made Molly and Hope’s dresses and vests. Dad and Mom took Emily out to breakfast. It’s a birthday tradition we have for Mom and … Continue reading

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