to night we threw a halloween party for our family and sure did have a great time we missed angie and paul and their sweet kids , amanda and shane and there sweet kids and alisha and jordan and their sweet kids and we also missed cami and hope she is feeling better the grandchildren were all so cute in their halloween outfits hope they had a great time too. love you all
SPIRITUAL GOAL Attend/listen to one more session of general conference than you normally do.
PROVIDENT LIVING GOAL Make a goal to read 30 minutes/day to your children or grandchildren. If you have no children to read to make a goal to read at least 30 minutes/day just for pleasure.
STORAGE GOALS 50 cans of soup, stew or chili per person, 10 lbs cheese dried or bottled per person shaving supplies dish soap.
72 HOUR KIT Replace items placed in your kit in April, 4 granola bars 2 sticks of beef jerky 1 package of chewing gum and hard candies or lollipops at least 12 per person. check batteries for light and radio and replace if needed.
SPIRITUAL GOAL have family scripture study together every day
PROVIDENT LIVING GOAL review your will/trust if you have one make any needed changes if you do not have a will make one. every adult should have one. Plan and carry out fhe on the importance of preparedness. Plan ahead.
STORAGE GOALS 10 #10 cans (35 pounds total) of powdered milk per person. 25 pounds canned or dried potatoes per person. 50 quarts fruit or tomato juice per person.
72 HOUR KIT Replace items put in your kit in March 1 pound fried fruit or trail mix per person(can use fruit leather) 1 package of soda crackers and graham crackers per person 2 liter tomato or orange juice per person
while we are up here we also gave gage his birthday presents since his birthday is sept 6 we didn't think we could come back so soon but wanted gage to know we love and would think of his special day too. granny had fun taking him shopping too it was fun to see what things he would pick out. he is granny's cuddle bug we love you gage and wish you a happy birthday to our five year old grandson.
tayia at the beach in cal most recent picture i had We went to tayias birthday on the 12 of aug she wanted to celebrate it before school started we had a great time granny took her shopping to let her get what she wanted and it was a lot of fun shopping with her she is a fun girl thanks tayia for inviting us to your party we love you
violet sliding down the slide on her birthday HAPPY BIRTHDAY VIOLET
THREE YEARS OLD
violet we love you so much you are a sweet granddaughter we are up here visiting alisha and her family and are having a great time. we celebrated violetsbirthday yesterday at the park. Jordan bbq some hamburgers and we had a strawberryshortcake party. later we went to the rides and rode the ferris wheel. it was lots of fun. tuesday we are going to jackson hole and see the bar j wranglers. Jordan has the day off so it will be fun for all of us to go. it has been a really fun trip up here.
Ann and family, Darin and family and us went to slc to the 24th of july parade it was really fun. we later went over to the johnsons and had a bbq it was great seeing them. we had a great time we also visited jolene and family. we will probably be heading out today. we love being retired and being able to visit friends , family and just travel around.
SPIRITUAL GOAL: Have family home evening with your family every monday night
PROVIDENT LIVING GOAL: Learn to preserve food in a way you haven't tried before make sure your children receive blessings before school starts.
STORAGE GOAL: 100 quarts of fruit and or vegetables per person 24 pints of jams or jelly per person school supplies, pet supplies.
72 HOUR KITS: 1 can tuna and 1 can pork and beans per person 1/2 lb dried milk or 6 shelf= safe milk containers per person, 2 packets hot chocolate mix and 2 cups instant soup packets per person disposable plates cups bowls and silverware pet supplies be sure to include dishes. lease and extra water $25.00 cash
tomorrow we are going to big bear cal for a couple of days and then next week we will be going to salt lake city for the 24th for a few days it should be a lot of fun we like to travel and enjoy each other so much
we just got back from the bundy reunion, alisha and her family went and ann and jon and their family went. it turned out to be a very fun time. they had over 1192 people there and we had alot of fun, with dancing , family dinner, games talent contests and Bailey sang a song in bundy idol contest she did a excellent job. can't wait till next year. Thanks ann, jon and alisha and family for going with us. we love our family so much
me and ross just got home from going on a short trip we went to williams arizona to visit his brother clay and had a very good time, then we went to sedona arizona and spent a couple of days there and then came home we had a great time. we are enjoying retirement alot. then on thursday we are going to san diego cal with our kids and grandkids for our reunion i'm sure we will have a great time. we are just going to hang out at the camp and enjoy each other's company and let the kids play with their cousins then we will go to the ocean for a few hours. some might go to an amusement park, but not us this year. I can' wait to relax and enjoy my grandkids . what a fun time it will be.
we just got back from camping up by modena, amanda and her family ann and her family and me and ross went we had a blast. The weather was real cool and nice. We visited with family that we hadn't seen for about ten years and our kids had't seen them for almost twenty so ann and amanda got to see their cousins and their families. IT was great we love camping and being out in nature.
SPIRITUAL GOAL Take the family names you prepared last month to the temple
PROVIDENT LIVING GOAL Eat healthier fewer sweets more fruits and vegetables smaller portions of lmeat and more fiber etc.
STORAGE GOAL 50 pounds of sugar or honey per person, 10 #10 cans powdered milk per person 2 toothbrushes per person toothpaste and mouthwash infant needs formula baby food diapers tylenol etc.
72 HOUR KITS prepare blankets (silver foil or wool) or sleeping bags and put them with your 72 hour kits Add to your kit items that entertain uno cards, coloring books, crayons paper pencils, etc. Camp stove or portable bbq and fuel. mosquito repellant 25 dollars cash
SPIRITUAL GOAL Prepare aat least one family name for temple work
PROVIDENT LIVING GOAL make a goal to have 6 months wages in saving for emergencies write out a realistic plan to make it happen
STORAGE GOAL first aid kit should include: scissors, knife, thermometer, measuring cup medicine dropper hot water bottle triangular bandages, soap, matches, razor blades needles, safety pins adhesive tape elastic bandages gauze bandages paper bags bicarbonate of soda ipecac syrup (induces vomiting) ammonia hydrogen peroxide, calamine lotion (insect bites and sunburn) rubbing alcohol diarrhea remedy antibiotic ointment first aid instruction book waterproof matches consecrated oil
72 HOUR KIT container for holding kit, for instances large garbage can with wheels or a backpack for each family member find an easy accessible place in your home for storing the kit
Got this in church yesterday To prepare your kit Store one gallon water per person, keep at least three day of water per person
Store at least a three day supply of non perishable foods. ready to eat canned meats , fruits and vegetables canned juices, milk, soup staples sugar salt, pepper high energy foods, peanut butter jelly crackers granola bars trail mix vitamins foods for infants, elderly persons or persons on special diets comfort/stress foods, cookies, hard candy sweetened cereals, lollipops
assemble a kit for your home and one for your car first aid kit with bandages and medicine in it.
SPIRITUAL GOAL: Pray for opportunity to share the Book of Mormon or church video with a non member.
PROVIDENT LIVING GOAL: Make a goal and a plan to exercise regularly. It's important to stay fit.
STORAGE GOAL: 100 pounds variety of cereal grains-rice, oatmeal, cornmeal, etc. per person 24 rolls of toilet paper per person, 2 rolls of paper towels per person, garden seeds, 24 packages flavored gelatin per person; at least on month prescription ahead for all doctor prescribed medication.
yesterday ann, konnor and bailee and me changed my storage room to a bigger room what a job, got it done and it looks great thanks so much ann, konnor and bailee i love you so much and appreciate your help so much your are all great.
we aare listening to the conference talks and they are really good as usual. the first talk was especially good to help us get better prepared spiritual and financially and food storage . all we have to do is listen to the prophet and get our own testimonies.
Last night we went to the fremont experience jon and ann went too we had a lot of fun. they had country singers we saw julianne hough and some others. tonight they are having kelley pickler, and some others but we probably won't go. it was way to crowded but we had fun.
Spiritual Goal attend the temple one more session than you normally do this month.
Provident living If you normally do not grow a garden, plan to grow at least one vegetable this year.If you already have a garden either grow a vegetable you haven't tried before or try a new method or technique this year.
Storage goal 2 pounds of yeast and baking powder per person l pound soda per person, l gallon of vinegar per person 10 cans of evaporated milk per person 20 pounds of peanut butter per person, spices, condiments and vanilla.
72 hour kits treats: 4 granola bars, 2 sticks of beef jerky, 1 package of chewing gum and aleast 12 candies or lollipops per person
yesterday angie, amanda, and me went to the parade of homes such beautiful homes, I like to see how they decorate them and the colors that they use and get some ideas. we got quite a few ideas. what a fun time I had thanks Angie and Amanda what a great day with my daugthers, and also a special thank to Ann my other sweet daughter and her adorable dad for watching the other children what a special bunch of angels.
Happy valentines day to our sweet and greatest grandchildren ,we love each and every one of you with all our hearts ,you all have special little spirits and always do good in what you do ,we want to give each of you a great big hug and kiss. Ryker, Tayia, Preston, Caleb, and soon to be gavin, Konnor, Bailee, Canyon, Siena, Dillon, Degan, Dustin, Kord, Kabe, Asher, Maicey, Gage, Violet, Evan and Ethan what a great bunch of kids.
HAPPY VALENTINES DAY Angie, Paul, Bobby, Cami, Ann, Jon, Darin, Tami, Amanda, Shane, Alisha, Jordan, and Tyson and Torrey. We love you all so much and hope you have a great valentines day. We are so blessed to have you as our family, what makes it great because all of you are great. hugs and kisses
Wanted to wish the best person in the world a happy valentines day. you are the greatest thing in my life and I love you for that. you are the greatest friend a person could ever have and the best husband, father, and grandpa. you are a very spiritual man and a person that your kids and grandkids can look up to. you have the great personality and the greatest singing voice which I love to listen too. I wanted to tell you how much I love you and thank you for the life that we have together HAPPY VALENTINES MY SWEETHEART I LOVE YOU SO
Spiritual goal: Have family prayer at least once a day, twice is better
Provident living goals: Learn a new skill or read a book pertaining to your career.
Storage goals: 50 cans soup, stew or chili per person, 5 pounds of salt per person, 20 pounds of fat -oil or shortening per person, aluminum foil, plastic wrap storage bags, etc. at least 5 gallons of water per persn- recommended is 14 gallons/person for two weeks
72 hour kits: 1 pound dried fruit or trail mix per person(can use fruit leather) 1 package soda crackers per person l package of graham crackers per person 2 liters of tomato or orange juice per person Also make a goal to always have the fuel tank on all your vehicles aleast half full.
We just wanted to thank the family and friends who have said prayers and fasted for my sweetheart all the test came back great and we are so thankful for the power of prayers and fasting. we love our Heavenly Father so much and are so blessed to have his blessings. We are so hopeful that Ross will heal completely and just want to express our thanks and love to each one of you.
Today we went to the Doty's home and ty and torrey had a birthday party for the boys. we had a lot of fun and the food was really good. there was quite a hugh crowd and the boys got alot of fun toys and clothes thanks torrey and ty for inviting us we love you and happy birthday evan and ethan you are so big now we love you lots .
SPIRITUAL GOAL: Hold Family Home evening every monday for a month
PROVIDENT LIVING GOAL: Review you retirement goals. Are you putting enough aside to be able to support yourselves and do the things you want to do when you retire? Also change batteries in smoke alarms.
STORAGE GOALS: 24 cans of meat or fish per person, l gallon of bleach per person, can opener garbage bags and laundry detergent.
72 HOUR KITS: Gather a change of clothing including underware and shoes for each member of the family. Include warm coats, and boots or have them accessible. Ax, shovel and bucket, and utility knife. Infant needs, $20 cash and $5 in change for phone.
This year we went to tami's and darin's house for new years party. We had a great time, but wished that everyone would of came . we ended up having around twenty six people, we missed bobb y and cami, alisha and jordan and families and shane. we played the wii , drums and had some movies. thank you tami and darin for having the party at your house. we love you all and wish you all a great new years.