Tag Archives: Emily

First semester at the U of A – Completed

So, I survived my first semester at the U of A, yet not with out plenty of tears, laughs, frustration, and lots and lots of craziness. Many days I felt completely overwhelmed and never would’ve gotten through it without my … Continue reading

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Last bit of summer

Summer is drawing to a close and my ten weeks of Organic Chemistry are over. I enjoyed O Chem 2 better than O Chem 1, getting to prepare alcohols, esters, acids, aldehydes, ketones, etc. both on paper and in LAB. My … Continue reading

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Jumpin’ Coast 2 Coast – Part 1

USA Jump Rope Nationals 2014 – Long Beach, California – Part 1 Tuesday, June 24 – Travel Day Mom, Lydia, Steven, Molly and I drove to my Aunt Mary’s house in CA. Dad, Emily and Hope stayed home and did … Continue reading

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Summer Triathlon

Last summer I did a triathlon with my two taller brothers, and this summer I did one with my brother who is still smaller than me. Steven did the youth distance triathlon: 250 meter swim, 4 mile bike, 1 mile … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Princess Photo Shoot

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A Minecraft Cake

Jacob turned 16 in December. This is the cake he wanted. It is from the game Minecraft. If you’ve never played the game, the cake doesn’t look like much. But if you have played the game, you’ll appreciate the precise … 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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