Seven Quick Takes: Last Sunday 12-28-2008

by | Jan 3, 2009 | My Siblings, Seven Quick Takes | 5 comments

~One~

Twinkle Toes learned how to bowl this past Sunday! She was so fun to watch.

~Two~

Bowling was fun, but I tell ya, Bowling Buddies on Facebook is so much easier! Even my kids beat my score the first game… I did better the second time, but boy was I sore for a few days!

~Three~

After bowling we headed “over the river and through the woods” to celebrate Christmas once again with my family. Mom baked a ham and we exchanged gifts.

~Four~

My parents gave me each of the children darling Gymboree sweaters. (You can’t beat their awesome sale right now:$15 sweaters! The kids were given this, this, this, this, and this one.) Thank you Grandpa & Grandma!

~Five~

I love watching my daddy read to my kiddos.

~Six~

And watching him dance with Twinkle Toes is even sweeter.

~Seven~

My brother David (pictured on the left) is awesome at The Settlers of Catan. We’ve played it with him twice (so far) and he won both games!! Argh!! I am not at all competitive! 😉


Thanks Jen for making it easy to share our day with “Seven Quick Takes“! Be sure to head over to her blog to see others!

5 Comments

  1. Regina

    yeah, you are totally NOT competitive (cough, cough)~not at all!

    i cant wait for you to come here now that you know how to play settlers…with renee here we have been staying up until around 3ish playing. dont worry, tug and i arent competitive playing either ;).

    and what is with your dad’s beard? when did he start growing that? be sure to tell them hi for us.
    r

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  2. Christine

    Love the bowling! I need gutters!

    Grandparents are the best. Gotta love’em.

    You would think I am nutz but I never ever buy stuff on the computer. I wouldnt want to start!

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  3. Jessica Gordon

    I’m looking forward to visiting Regina!! As for Dad’s beard, I guess it’s pretty new. He had a goatee (is that what it’s called?) for about 6 months or so, and shaved it way down right before Christmas.

    Christine ~ I understand.. There are lots of people who don’t. For me though, I don’t know what I’d do without online shopping. It’s so hard to shop with my children, and (most of the time) online prices are better!

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  4. Sarah

    I love those fair-isle sweaters (both the half-zip and the hooded!) and love the pictures of the cute dressed little one with bowling shoes! 🙂

    Have a great day!

    Best,
    Sarah

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  5. Aubrey

    I love your quick takes! I really love that you did the meme with pictures. I need to remember that. Aren’t dads great? It melts me to watch my own dad with my kids.

    Your kids are still adorable!

    Reply

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