Everett

Repentance

Last night when everyone else was in bed, Everett came in to talk to us. He told us he was worried because he still didn’t know how to repent. Two weeks ago he confessed to us that he had stolen a couple toys from his buddy Jace last fall when we went to their second…

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Softball, Baseball, and T-Ball

This year we decided to play spring ball rather than summer ball – we’re trying to have less busyness in the summer. Olivia is playing softball in a draper league. Her games are Monday’s and Wednesday’s with practices on either Tuesday’s or Thursday’s depending . . . all the way down in south Draper. Calvin…

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Cute, Funny, Adorable Kids

Here’s some recent stories about my kid-o’s. A Boy Has a Crush on Olivia: We were at the pinewood derby the other night and Tyler Pierson, and little neighborhood boy in Olivia’s grade, was there. It has been reported to us over the years through other parents in the neighborhood (though certainly never by Olivia,…

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Everett is the Star Student of the Month

Everett won yet another award (the third this year, by my count) and is the student of the month. This month’s focus is Safety and Everett was described by his teacher as a student who listens attentively and follows rules exactly. He is courteous and uses playground equipment correctly and encourages others to be safe…

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Hi-Ya!

Everett broke a board in Tae Kwon Do! He’s super proud of himself, I would be too if I were him!

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Everett Starts Tae Kwon Do

It’s been a while since I’ve had the thought that martial arts could be especially well suited to Everett. He is my most sensitive and sweet child, and I thought some form of martial arts could really help him have self confidence as well as discipline. This past week we were given the chance to…

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Everett, Obviously.

One day this week Everett came bounding off the bus with a giant grin on his face. He won an award. Not to be all braggy and stuff, but . . . obviously. He received his recognition in leadership. With the award came 2 free months of Martial Arts class, which he is SO excited…

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