Tag Archives: Lydia

Student Teacher

Well, I’m officially a student teacher! I’ve completed my first week at a local middle school with my mentor teacher, teaching 7th and 8th grade science in the GATE program. So far I’ve made the new seating charts for this … Continue reading

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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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Jesus Plus Nothing

January. The close of an old year and the beginning of a new one. January is always a time for reflection, regrets and resolutions. If I were to describe the state of my heart with one word for each month of … Continue reading

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Double Dutch Throw Down

Sunglasses. Serious looks. Gray shoes. Patriotic ropes. What are we?? We have no idea. Seriously, we don’t! It was our attempt at being creative. The Double Dutch Throw Down, never before been done, was held in the Ballroom at The … Continue reading

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Jumpin’ Coast 2 Coast – Part 3

USA Jump Rope Nationals 2014 – Long Beach, California – Part 3 Saturday, June 28 – Third Day of Nationals This day started off with 3 minute speed for the girls. I made a new personal record of 796 jumps … 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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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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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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Spring Break Trip (part 1)

Last month my sister and I went on a trip to California for our spring break. Our trip began with spending time with some very good friends of ours, whom we’ve known for over 15 years. Mrs. R and Mrs. … Continue reading

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