Wait for it…

Living a simple sweet life, and learning to wait on the Lord

pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins! October 20, 2007

Filed under: Family and Friends,Fun — Michelle @ 9:12 pm

This week we went to the pumpkin patch. 

We’ve been going to Lombardi Ranch since Jack made my tummy look like a pumpkin


pumpkins 2004

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pumpkins 2005                                                                           pumpkins 2006

aaaaand… pumpkins 2007!

Miss Jamie met us there… Jamie is our friend and one of Jack’s favorite sitters…we love Miss Jamie!!

my favorite little pumpkin

and a few more…

i heart rr & jj

happy friendly sunflower


JackTalk for an October Day October 11, 2007

Filed under: Jack Quotes — Michelle @ 4:29 pm

“A, B, C, D’s 1, 2, 3. 

H, I, J, K, eh-wah-neh-no-pee.

Q, R, S, T, U, V.  W, X, Y, Z. 

Now I know my ABC’s.  Next time won’t you sing wif meeeeeee!!!!!!”

And, I can finally reach the pedals on my tricycle!!  See?  Too bad you can’t hear me ringing my bell…its really cool.

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Weekend Wedding October 8, 2007

Filed under: Family and Friends — Michelle @ 11:12 pm

This weekend my cousin Derek got married in Seal Beach, so we had yet another opportunity for some fun family times! 


the cousins


the sisters (minus 1)…Vera, Ellen and Kathy                                        the super cute Baba and Deda


my sister Melissa, my mom, and me


Uncle Tim (my mom’s brother) and Aunt Letty (mother of the groom)




the pretty flowers at our table and the lovely view




the cousins table…top: Ryan, Michelle and Miss, bottom L: cousin Debbee, her brother Dave and wife Kristin, bottom R: Laura (wife of Josh), cousins Josh, Katie and Dan (those 4 came down from Seattle for the weekend, and it was SO good to see them!!)


the bleu cheese…since 80% of our table can’t stand it, Ryan got it all…yuck.




and finally…the happy couple!  Congratulations, Derek and Amy!


What a wonderful weekend we had with these dear people…love them all!!


Happy October 4, 2007

Filed under: Birthdays,Fun — Michelle @ 1:41 pm


happy birthday presents



happy 30th bday fun





Thanks, family and friends for making our birthdays so special (there are a few things missing b/c I didn’t get pics, but we still appreciate them!!)…and especially Miss and Deb, who always do SO much to make sure we feel loved, cherished and celebrated on the days we were born…and one more thank you to Aunt Lana, who made a few specific “little” birthday wishes come true for both of us…you are TOO much and you made our day!!