It's official. Yes, that is the number 99 on my car thermometer. It hit 100 just a few minutes later but I was busy with kids and driving. You'll just have to trust me. What an April Fool's joke Mother Nature pulled on us Arizonians. Oh well. If it were balmy and 80 degrees, everyone would live here, not just the tough.
Since it is General Conference today, I made packets for each child to cut, color, write and generally keep quiet so BJ and I can listen to conference. It worked, but it also brought some funny moments. Here they are dressed in the Armor of God! Go Blinston Warriors.
Ellie's got the fierce look down! I'd run if I were the enemy.
Side note, they are currently preparing for a battle royal in the back yard complete with marshmallow stones for their slingshots. I'll let you know if it turns out like Helaman's Army or whether there are causalities.
When we left Utah 7 years ago, I had just completed my Master Gardener certification. So after 7 long years of pouting about the climate differences, I've decided to try gardening in AZ. Here is our first attempt.
I found out I have a fellow gardening lover; I don't know if he likes the gardening and growing or just playing in the dirt.
Rim to Rim to Rim 2016
4 years ago