Tag Archives: Jacob

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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Tri Family

In March six of us competed in the Tucson Triathlon put on at the U of A. My Dad, Zack and Jake made one relay team, while Lydia, Steven and I made the other relay team. My dad took this … Continue reading

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Adventures of a Triathlon

Two of my brothers and I competed in a triathlon yesterday morning. We swam a 750 meter swim, followed by a 12 mile bike ride, and finishing with a 3 mile run. There were a total of 400 competitors ranging … 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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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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Good Bye, Arizona

Lydia and I are sitting in the Phoenix airport waiting for our flight to Dallas to begin boarding. From Dallas we then go to London. Our whole family drove to Phoenix to drop us off. We just said good bye … Continue reading

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Jenness Park

This morning, a little after 7, my parents and all my siblings, Lydia, Zack, Jacob, Emily, Steven, Molly and Hope left for CA. They are going to a homeschool family camp in Cold Springs, CA called Jenness Park Christian Camp. … Continue reading

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