Wednesday, February 24, 2016

New Car!!!

Having a third kid we knew that we couldn't keep the Jeep much longer. We needed more room and a van is just so convenient. We looked a bit last year and kind of knew what we wanted but thought it best to wait and save money. At the beginning of February I woke up one morning and thought, "What are we waiting for?" Saving more than what we had for a down payment wouldn't greatly affect our payment so we started looking in earnest. We found the perfect car at a great price, in the color I wanted at the Modesto Toyota. On Thursday night we drove down and picked it up. Yay for our new Chrysler Town and Country!!
Biggest check we've ever written!

The boys were so excited when we picked them up from Grandma and Grandpa's in it.

I picked up Preston from school and as I was walking
back to my new car I just felt so happy I took this snapshot :)

A few days later we sold the Jeep to a great couple that drove all the way from Fresno to get it.
It was a bittersweet goodbye.

Monday, February 15, 2016

Preston on a 2 Wheeler!

It took us a while to really take the time to take Preston to the park and teach him how to ride his 2 wheeler. When Uncle Brad came to visit and meet Lleyton he took Preston out on the street to give him a few pointers. He took off one training wheel and left the other for a little balance. The next time we took him to the park, he was off!! We took off the other training wheel and he had no problem whatsoever. Not even any falls! Way to go Preston!!!
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Sunday, February 14, 2016

Lleyton's Visitors

Lleyton was so lucky to have so many family members 
come visit to meet him during his first month!
Great Grandma Peirce
Great Aunt Kathy
Uncle Trevor and Ashley
Aunt Anna and Lucy
Wes, Lani, Landon, Blayke and Rowan with Hillary and Mark
Gramma 
Cousin Caitlin
Aunt Lyndsey
Uncle Don
Aunt Maclaine
Papa
Uncle Brett
Aunt Rachel and Uncle Brad
We love our family!













Friday, February 5, 2016

One Month

Today Lleyton turned one month old so we had a little photo shoot. I can't choose just one.
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Monday, February 1, 2016

Snapshots of January 2016

January 7
Looks like we might have a thumb sucker!
Hanging with Mama
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January 8
I think Dad might be tired
First Swing
Totally Milk Drunk
January 9
Ahhh-Choo!
January 10
My snuggle bug in my favorite spot
January 11
First Doctors Appointment
20 inches long 7lbs 11oz Head 35.2cm

January 12
2 Brothers Hanging Out
January 16


January 17
Picking up Preston from school for the first time with Lleyton. 
3 boys across the back of the Jeep!
January 20
Completely and totally milk drunk. Tanner likes to cuddle with us too. 
I remember Preston doing the exact same thing.
January 22
Poor Lleyton got a clogged tear duct. 
Nothing a little breast milk and massage couldn't fix! Luckily.
Loving the swaddle blankets my friend Susie sent
January 23
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Preston was so excited about watching Star Wars Episode VI for the first time.

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January 26
January 27
January 31
Papa came up to meet Lleyton and play with Preston and Tanner. He came to church with us and played Battleship with Preston. We loved having him around.