Sunday, May 2, 2010

Long time- No hear!

It has been a long time since my last entry but things have been busy. Taylor finally has a lose tooth although I was really hoping that she wouldn't lose any teeth until after she turned 8. School is almost out and the kids are really itching for the summer. Makenzie made the basketball cheer squad for her 8th grade year and she was so excited! 79 girls tried out for 40 spots, so this was a huge accomplishment for her! Parker has mastered a personal computer device that allows him to form full sentences. The district is considering allowing him to have it for the summer. I hope so since one of them costs anywhere from 5 to 7 thousand! We didn't do much this weekend except work around the house and attend Makenzie's play. She was a soloist in the "Dear Edwina Jr" play and she did a really good job. She is really glad that the play is done becasue she is exhausted. Honestly I am too! Today at church, Taylor bore a perfect testimony and at the end before she closed, she announced that it was her first time fasting. It was so cute and she was so excited to announce to us this morning that since she was almost 8 she felt that she was ready. So precious! Of course before church was out- she was starving! Well- it is late... Love and Hugs

4 comments:

Melissa (Wallick) Larson said...

I was so excited to hear from Makenzie. That is cool she made the cheer squad. She will love it. Tell Taylor she is too little to fast. J/K. I love you guys and miss you tons. I can't believe she is turning 8 soon.

Michele said...

Glad to hear you guys are still alive out there. Sounds like you are as busy as ever.

Cindy said...

Taylor is so sweet! What a precious girl. Congrats to Kenz! Good for you Parker! Try and get some rest Shannon. Hi to Adam and everyone of the cutest Wallick family in Georgia

Pam said...

hi my sweet family i just love all the photos ang being brought up to date. my arms r around all of u can't wait for july love u all grandma pam

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