As per the Church's new emphasis, my sweet husband has been bugging me to figure out a way to keep the Sabbath Day even more holy that usual. It falls on me because he's at meetings all day and usually into the evening. Since my idea of a good Sabbath is church + nap, it had to be something fun.
Like reviving the ol' blog for the purposes of recording our family history. Naturally, we didn't get around to it yesterday, so it's our family home evening activity, but I think it still counts.
Here goes, Post #1 of The Cozzens Family Bloggity History:
Tuesday Kira celebrated her 17th birthday. (I'll try to fix the sideways thing later. The troops are restless.)
Two minutes after this picture was taken, a bee flew in her ear and stung her in the middle of gift opening. Ice, Benadryl, and ibuprofen followed, and eventually a few more presents, but the festivities mostly died with that stupid bee. She did go to her Young Women activity, acting a little weird from the Benadryl. The good news is I bet we can easily make her 18th birthday better.
Thursday Lizzy got an early birthday present, her first cell phone. I iphone6. Family policy is that kids don't get phones until they're entering high school, which she will in a month. She is still giddy, and here are her selfie proofs:
Saturday we dragged our chickadees up to the church for our ward's annual pioneer breakfast. It was excellent, as always.
After that we loaded up and drove to South Pass, Wyoming, a restored gold mining town:
....And the photos won't upload, so we'll work on that tomorrow!