Thursday, December 23, 2010

visit to the wet wet world of southern utah

We had the awesome chance to get away for 5 days to visit my parents in Southern Utah.  Normally their weather is about like ours (unseasonably warm this time of year), but we happened to visit when the Pineapple Express storm system was blowing through.  It had been raining for 3 days and then proceeded to rain the next 5 of our visit.  I don't think it has yet stopped!  Made for a different kind of Christmas weather, but I'm not complaining!

Grandma kept us busy and fed and happy!  We had a nice Christmas dinner, visited the temple, opened presents, and watched lots of Christmas movies.  Here are some pictures from our trip.

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Margee' said...

Family memories! enjoy the precious time we have with them!
Looks like you had a great time!

laurie b said...

you are so lucky to have family just hours away! i'm glad you had such a nice time.

i have been so bad about blogging lately and i can't figure out why!!! perhaps i'm in a "blog-slump". any advice???

Lisa @ Fern Creek Cottage said...

Hi Amie,
I just wanted to stop by and wish you and your family a happy, healthy, fun filled Christmas!!
Hugs, Lisa

Anonymous said...

Ahhhh.... the most beautiful temple in the whole wide world! Love it, even in the rain ;) Glad you had a great time!

jinxi~ aka angi said...

Your oldest boy looks JUST like your Dad!
Great pics.. fun, memorable times!