Sunday, October 24, 2010

What have we been up to?


I have no excuse for being such a lame blogger! So here is a little update on our lives lately... in bullet form :)

  • We finished off our summer with a great trip to Lake Powell with my family.
  • I ran the Park City half marathon in August in 2 hours 10 minutes.
  • I began my 2nd year of teaching with only 24 students instead of 30 like last year. This school year has overall been a lot less stressful than last year because I am feeling a lot more organized and confident. It also helps that I just love 2nd graders!!! This is a picture of my first day of school just like my mom always took every year... lunch ready and all!
  • My classroom theme this year is owls- last year it was fish.

  • We enjoyed a great trip to Jackson Hole with Brock's family over Memorial Day weekend.


  • We moved out of "Lock it Up Storage" (no not an actual storage unit, we were in the apartment above the office haha) after living there for a year.

  • We moved into an adorable house that we LOVE!

  • I have experimented with my crafty side on various home projects. Here is a shelf I just painted.

  • We had a blast over fall break with our friends in Las Vegas- we took advantage of the 24 hour buffet pass, got in lots of shopping, and saw a Cirque De Soliel show.

  • Brock has been very busy with his medical sales job and has recently started a business with our brother-in-law called Hookease. They have manufactured and are selling a revolutionary ski training device. You can see it in action www.hookease.com

  • I signed up for the Ogden Marathon in May which I am so excited for minus the training throughout the cold winter.

  • I made it through 2 days of parent teacher conferences.

  • We just got called to teach a primary class together in our new ward... so excited!

  • Overall we are staying really busy but trying to fit in as much fun as we can.






10 comments:

Aunt Lulu said...

What a great update! You guys have packed a lot of fun into a little time. I'm with you, take advantage of all of the fun times now! Wow, Ar a full marathon, I'm impressed. You go girl! Lots of Love, Aunt Lulu

shay and nick* said...

So FUN! I am so jealous you finally have a HOUSE!! It will be a while for us... :) like 20 years or so. I still need your email for the blog- I went private! email it to smhansen08@yahoo.com love ya miss ya!

Alyse said...

That's so funny because I was just thinking of you two! Yay! Sounds like you're just as great as ever! Sure love you!

Erin said...

So glad to see your cute face even if its only in pictures I am so glad you signed up for the Marathon! You will love love love it! and training through the winter isn't to bad...in fact its usually the training that becomes your favorite memories. Keep me posted I am your biggest fan :)

Judd & Liz said...

So cute!! So glad you've finally come back to the blogging world :)

Michelle said...

You're so cute! It was so fun running into you at the Zoo a little while ago. It's so good to get an update and keep in touch through blogging. Sounds like you guys have been busy! What a cute house! Congrats on that! Sounds like you have become quite the runner, that's awesome, good for you girl!

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