Saturday, December 24, 2011

Jingle Bowl!!!

we decided to have FAMILY FUN FOOTBALL this morning to kick off our christmas Eve!! it was Blaine's first time really playing football, and after a few bumps, slips and tears, he decided he really liked it and had a BLAST!!  this may be the start of something beautiful!!

 Ty loved being a part of it too!!

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

3 more weeks...

til NURSERY!!!  then no more playing in the window during sunday school!!

Monday, December 19, 2011

Ginger Bread Houses

we had some much fun making GingerBread Houses tonight with friends.  Blaine was really into making his house perfect, and Ty was really into eating the M&Ms.  we had a great time!!

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Progressive Dinner

Our Street has had an annual Progressive Dinner for the past several year...and this was the first year we were able to make it!! we all started at our house with a simple appetizer and a white elephant gift exchange...hence all the random gift people have and or are wearing! then we moved on to 5 different houses including an other appetizer, salad, soup, main course and DESSERT!!

here we are progressing to the next house....

such a fun night with neighbors and friends!

Monday, December 5, 2011

another sunday

i ususally dont let ty 1. play with MY phone 2. play with my phone AT CHURCH!! but sometimes you do whatcha gotta do to get through another hour of church. Here is Ty and his cute friend Libby playing apps on my phone! aren't they just adorable!!
ps, the count down in on til nursery!! only 5 more sundays!!! (and Libby's not far behind either)

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Our Street Christmas tree lighting

every year my cute neighbor Joylene has a "tree lighting" party for all the kids. she puts a tree out in her front yard and all the kids come and make ornaments to put on the tree. then they all help is such a fun tradition and we love being a part of it.

all the kids....and all the mamas
this year we had a special surprise for all the kids and had a SECRET VISITOR.... SaNTa. it was so amazing and the kids LOVED IT!!!!
...well, almost ALL the kids loved it. we had our CLASSIC KID MELT DOWN with santa moment!! as sad as it was, it was kind of cute!!

Friday, November 25, 2011

We are Thankful For...

we are thankful for so many things in the Robinson we decided to do our "thankful turkey"!! everyday we would write something we are thankful for on a feather and add it to our turkey!!
BEFORE: (naked bird)
here is what we are thankful for:
Blaine*ducktape*days*toys*friends*money*neighbors*water*turkey*juice*FHE*books*family*temple *cool stuff*thanksgiving*body*teachers*music*house*earth*weather*holidays*mr. klos*plants
Jake- *Ty*food*preiesthood power*good neighbors*eggnog*pretty things*bananas*blaine*plan of salvation*the 'mo*our savior*technology*book of mormon*camp fires*comfy cozy bed*living prophet*good books*great in-laws*turkey*costco churros
cindy- *razors*cookies*church*my bed*my mom*water*missionaries*patience*good books*food*baths*memories*the gospel*my boys*friends*modern
medicine*diapers*scriptures*good neighbors*america*Heavenly father, Jesus and Holy Ghost*disneyland*happiness
....and Candy (who is super thankful!!)-*our tongue*computers*maps*crafts*life and love*candy*dessert*pets*stuff*fun*clothes*places*digital cameras*countries*projects*corn*pie*frosting*the robinsons*tv*my family*instruments*wii games*hot chocolate*santa clause*teeth*school*presents*breakfast*our neighbors*dinner*universal studios*vanilla steamers*lunch*mash potatoes*peace and chatting on earth*sprinkles*cell phones*cake*shopping sprees*all the "i's" (ipod, iphone...)

we also finished our neighborhood thankful chains!! it was so fun and everyone got so many
thankful is what ours looked like by the end
we feel so loved!!!

Fall Photo Opp

we don't get super seasons in when we get a few pretty, fallen leaves we have to make it into a PHOTO SHOT!! i know i am cheesey, but oh well

Thursday, November 24, 2011


we decided to go to DISNEYLAND last monday....the week of thanksgiving, and it was soooooo crowded!!! crazy! but we still have a great time!
of all things we happened to run into our neighbors there...what are the odds?! with that many people.... we hung with them and the kids LOVED IT!!!
what a cute group!

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Blaine's Class Party

In Blaine's Class we did a "I'm Thankful for Mr. Klos...." Chain!!! the kids wrote lots of links about why they are thankful for Mr. Klos. by the end of the month, his chain wrapped around his body!! we love Mr. Klos
we also had a "popcorn" turkey, that Mr. Klos carved....each kid got a little baggy of popcorn!

Turkey Cookies

...and of course my helper boy Ty!!
we had a few other friends come over too to help decorate!!
Gobble Gobble.....yumm