Macy is at the BYU London Center doing study abroad for four months. It has been so much fun following her experiences. She has already visited Rome, Paris, and so many wonderful places in England. We miss you Macy Moo!!! Click www.macyfalke.blogspot.com to see her blog.
Abby received two scholarships/awards at the Jr. Miss Competition. She won the "Spirit Award" that is voted on by the girls themselves and the judges awarded her the "Be Your Best Self Award" for outstanding service. We were so proud of her. In total she won $400.00 in scholarship money.
Walking up to receive one of her awards
Abby during the "Poise" section of the competition
Abby singing "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" during the Talent Section of the Competition
Abby dressed as Dorothy
Abby during the Fitness Section
Awesome push-ups Abby
Abby had such awesome energy during the Fitness Routine
Fitness....it consisted of three dances...about 10 minutes of straight dancing
High Energy Abby
One of the Fitness Dances
Abby...our Jr. Miss Star
Thank You Jill for taking such amazing photos of Abby during the competition
Abby during the opening number
Our Lovely Abby Girl
Abby with her Daddy
Abby with Jessica and Jenna Gauthier
Abby with Nanny and Pop
Abby with Camille
Abby with her friends Jacob and Kirk
Abby with her buddies Michael, Marko and Davis...they were some of her cheering section
Kylie flew in from Utah for a few days with us in Tahoe...yeah...it was so great having you there with us Kylie! My little buddy Jared...is he cute or what!
Brad, Jared and John hanging out at the ice skating rink
My girls (minus Macy...we missed you Macy...she is in London)
Jessica and Abby...sweet friends
I couldn't resist...Jocelyn feel asleep waiting for her mom to valet the skis
Ski bunnies plus one adorable boarder...Taylor Ann and Logan came over for the day to ski/board and when we took them back to their cabin, we had a great evening with the Tilbys and the Jones'...dinner was awesome you guys!
An awesome shot of Brad taken by Jill
Taylor Ann, Jessica and Abby
Lake Tahoe taken by Jill...Beautiful
Kylie's friend Emron came up for a day
I love this shot...Brad and his girls (miss you Moo)
Could you ask for a more beautiful place to ski?
The Iceskaters! The Falke and Gauthier girls...ColdStone anyone?
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Love at Home
"There is beauty all around, when there's love at home!"
Wags our Dog
Oreo our Cat
Blue eyes just hangin' out
"The smallest of actions is always better than the noblest of intentions." unknown
"Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children." Charles R. Swindoll
"The proverb, 'Out of sight, out of mind,' never applies to a mother's relationship with her child."
"Winning doesn't teach you anything. You win. End of story. But the losing and what you take from it-that's the interesting bit."