Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Memory lane

I just want to write down and share some of my favorite memories growing up. I want all my family to remember them also and know how much they mean to me. I wouldn't be who I am today without y'all so thank you! There are plenty more memories but these are just some I remember and will always cherish. I honestly have the best family ever. I love you all so much and hope you know that.
Grandma and grandpa Summers- endless horse back riding, crafts, grandma reading books to us, helping us make playdough and teaching us how to cook, the swings in the yard, the swimming pools, the front porch swing, naps on the recliners, movies, PUFF RICE BALLS, kitty cats, playing cards, grandpa dancing with me, old Ephraim story, feeding the horses with grandpa and riding in the truck with him.
Grandma Grizz and Grandpa Buster- art activities, grandma day, homeade rootbeer, grape juice, sitting underneath the trees on nice days enjoying the weather, going for walks, protein shakes:), paper dolls, the art walk, going to work with grandma, grandpa giving us rides on the t-rex., barn dances, camping trip to the uintas and the milk flew out of the rv fridge on a corner,  pink water, grandma flinging a flaming marshmallow around on a stick, mormon hill, hiking, the stories you used to make up when we slept over, snowmobiling, bridgerland tea party class, Dallas Cowboys, sun roof of grandma's car, going to the home shows.
Grandma Corky and grandpa Jed (aka Grandma and grandpa Arizona) - cactus, fresh peas from the garden, missy, hearts the card game, cactus candy, skittles, hot tubs, yellow roses, fools gold.
Grandma Jackson- always giving us candy and icecream.
Grandpa Hulme and grandma Ally- grandma's dresses, black licorice, the cactus puzzle, riding the stair chair up and down until he got mad at us haha, talking stuffed dog.
Grandma and grandpa cheney- hammock, crochet, maddox, pink water, fancy Nancy, fashion shows, going to the home show and caden squirting stuff on her jacket.
Tami and mike and family- going to Georgia, fireworks, going to the temple with y'all, fourwheeler rides, mike being an astronaut, doing sleepovers with Hannah, hiking.
Mindy and Shawn and family- ragnar races, the after party of ragnar, sleepovers, hair and make up parties, listening to y'alls fantastic music, throwing bouncy balls over the roof, apples to apples.
Angie and Dave and family- sleepovers, bear lake trips, no bake cookies, coming to all of our games both soccer and lacrosse, North Dakota trip, Mount Rushmore (Angie).
Jeremy and Kristi and family- camping trips, spring break trip to goblin valley and southern utah, horse back riding this past summer, babysitting for y'all, always helping with our car, coming to our lacrosse games,  trevens lacrosse games.
Justin and Susie- the half bug/half bike, bear lake trips, carlie puking on the back of Justin's head headed to bear lake, the yellow trucks, General conference gatherings with brunch, cheese, painting Rhetts room, going to Lagoon.
Liz and Brandon and family- coming to our lacrosse games, going to Jaxon's football games, park days every summer.
Thane and April and family- camping trips, lacrosse games, soccer games, playing cards, babysitting for y'all, Zeppes, snowmobiling, (braaappp), chase and cole (playing just dance) and playing with your dogs and riding the four wheeler.
Shania- you taught me how to ride horses and all about them, always drawing, listening to music, taking care of the horses, spending time with your kids.
Zach- the haunted house, playing cards, camping trips and bear lake trips. Fishing and hunting. I remember one time when we were really little my mom picked you up from school at mountain crest and for some reason I have never forgot that.
Mom and dad and siblings- camping trips. Every single one of them I am grateful for. Park city and the apples, how supportive y'all are and the hot sauce (zesty fries) at arbys, road trips, Yellowstone, Montana, California, Arizona, Vegas, NASCAR, football games, sports, cooking, trips to the lakes, hiking, fireworks for our birthday, snowmobile movies, popcorn, playing games, Wyoming and greys river. Hiking, even if we didn't always enjoy it then I enjoy the fact we went and did stuff even if y'all put up with crazy kids.


  1. These are great memories!!! Thanks for sharing :)