Monthly Archives: August 2008

First Day of Preschool

Today Tommy attended his first day of preschool. Hard to believe he’s old enough to go to school already, but here he is! Doesn’t he look dapper in his little LVDS uniform?  Placing his new backpack in his classroom cubby. Big smiles … Continue reading

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Six Years

Sunday James and I celebrated our sixth wedding anniversary. It hasn’t really been that long, has it? Time has certainly flown! To commemorate the occasion we enjoyed a nice dinner out at Fleming’s and sipped on our last bottle of wine … Continue reading

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Our little girl is really on the move! Friday, August 22 she pulled to standing in our family room and she’s been unstoppable ever since. She’s getting braver with every passing day, sometimes holding a toy in one hand while … Continue reading

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Taking a Dip

Fun in the kiddie pool at Tamica’s house. Here she has a death grip on Kris’ wristwatch. Ahhhhhhhhhh! Tommy posing with M3’s toy plane, which he’s dubbed “Big Jet” and won’t put down as long as we’re at their house. … Continue reading

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Meet the Teacher Day

Last Friday was Tommy’s “Meet the Teacher Day” at his new school, Las Vegas Day School. He met Mrs. Toth, his teacher and her assistants, Mrs. Spurlock and Mrs. Done. Wouldn’t you know…he found the classroom airplanes right away. Practicing hammering … Continue reading

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LA Festival of Sail

After a busy day at the beach, we ventured down to the Port of Los Angeles for the annual Festival of Sail. Tommy loved viewing the big “pirate ships,” posing as a pirate and exploring a few of the boats.

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Jason & Patty’s Wedding

James and I left the kiddos with Cindy & Jeremy and drove from Redondo Beach down to Carlsbad (thanks to the lovely 405 it took THREE HOURS ON A SATURDAY!) to see James’ college pal, Jason, and his beautiful bride, Patty, tie … Continue reading

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Beach Trip

In mid-August we packed the kids into the ol’ gas guzzler and headed west to Redondo Beach. Here Annalise helps Daddy drive. Tommy the back seat driver. Enjoying dinner at Mimi’s in Victorville. Tommy can’t get enough of the meal-spoiling … Continue reading

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Baby + Spaghetti = MESSY!

Need I say more?

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Tommy & Alecsa

Tommy LOVES his babysitter, Alecsa. She’s definitely one of his favorite buddies and he loves to color and draw with her (or make her watch Cars or Top Gun with him for the zillionth time). Here they work on writing … Continue reading

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