Matteo finished his report! Here is a picture from his first–of many–practice runs. Let us know what you think.
While we ponder those things for which we are grateful–the subject or rather subjects of this post included–I can’t help but remember those much simpler days.
Today we attended the wedding of Chris and Trish. It was a short, but incredibly beautiful ceremony. While they took pictures, I took a few of my own.
We arrived in Lake Tahoe yesterday with Grandma Kathi and Johnny to attend a wedding. Since we had some feee time, the boys spent some time ice skating.
Mike and I had the opportunity to attend the John Muir Health Celebrate fundraiser for the cardiovascular unit. They raised nearly $500,000 in just a few hours. What a great night. We had a fantastic time.
Sadly, I missed the festivities this year. I had to travel to Washington, D.C., and New York. Nevertheless, the boys’ holiday spirit was unfazed.
The three of us on the track The finish (part 1) The finish (part 2) The medal ceremony!
In case you were wondering, here are the two dads, the dog and the cat.
Matteo! This kid is unstoppable, and we couldn’t be any prouder of him. For the lower grades, there are two reps per class–one girl and one boy. Matteo told us that he wanted to run, and insisted on writing his own speech. After submitting his speech, he asked the teacher what would happen if he was the only boy to run. Well, she told him, he’d win! This kid went around asking all the boys in the class if any…