Friday, March 2, 2012

Travels. Utah. Dakota. Family.

1.) I'm terrible at keeping up with this blog!
Between being a full-time nurse & mom its hard...
How do all you moms find the time to blog?
Well, we went out to Utah for our annual trip.
Preston's brother finally got married..woohoo!
We had a great time visiting with all our family.
Packer got to meet everyone, even great grandparents!

My two cute boys at the precious!

All the girls! (and packer..)

Packer with daddy and grandma

Me and Packer with the aunts/sisters-in-law

This baby carrier saved us in the airports

Baby's first Christmas! Packer with his stocking

Packer and Preston eating lunch at Olive Garden

With my little guy at the Olympic oval

The men ice skating!

All bundled up to go play in the snow at grandma and grandpas!

Our little family ice skating together!

My little sisters, Megan and Hannah, meeting their nephew for the 1st time!

Megan, Hannah, me, mom, Bob, Hayden, Preston

Chillin at grandma and grandpas house with the big bear!
The line at the reception

Being grumpy...
Preston, Packer, and aunt Steph at the reception

2.) Packer and I continued to travel.
We flew to South Dakota in February
We had a nice visit with my family for a week.
I was so anxious about traveling alone with a baby.
But Packer was so good on all the flights!
He even got his own seat!
For those who don't know....
My dad and step mom had a baby girl a few months ago.
So, I have a little sister who's is younger than my son.
And Packer has an aunt Rachel who he is older than.
It was so nice to finally meet her!
She is so cute and so sweet!
Her and Packer are going to be great friends!

My dad with the kiddos

Packer with his aunt Rachel (and aunt Alyssa)

My dad, Judie, Rachel, Packer

The whole clan in South Dakota. Love all my sisters!

Packer got his own seat on the airplane and was so good!

too. fun. love. family.

3.) Obsessed mother.
Yep, that's what I am now.
I take several pics of my baby on a daily basis
So, this is just a FRACTION that I've taken.
My cute little Packer...

love. him.

4.) Here are 5 month pics I took of Packer in December.
I took them in our backyard before we raked the leaves.
I have never been much of a photographer.
So, I was quite happy with how they turned out!
I edited them with my awesome new digital camera.
I may feel a new hobby coming on...


Kourtni said...

Packer is too cute!!! I love the pictures you took of him in your backyard-- good job!

Katie said...

I love Packer's hat in the 5 month shots! So cute!!!

Mom said...

I'm pretty sure I have the cutest grandbaby ever. counting down to when I get to see him again...
Love mom

Andrea and Preston said...

Thanks Kourt, Katie, and Mom! I just love him too death!! More to come, stay tuned!!..

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Rachel said...

So gorgeous..all of you! Miss you Andrea!

Andrea and Preston said...

thank you, doll! Rachel you should talk! Your fam is gorgeous!