Sunday, July 2, 2017

Birthday Q&A: Bennett, 5 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Green.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Octonauts. And Paw Patrol.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Banana, nectarine, peach.
4. What is your favorite show?  Pokemon. Dad lets us. Because I wike them capturing Pokemon. It's not violent at all. They have the weaken them first. And den you have to catch dem.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Chicken nuggets.
6. What is your favorite thing to wear? Green shirt. Comfy cozy pants. Like I am in!
7. What is your favorite game? Monster Match.
8. What is your favorite snack? Goldfish. Oh yeah, fruit snacks. Do you know why they call them fruit snacks? Because they're not a treat. Fruit snacks are because they're fruit and they're a snack. It doesn't say like "fruit treat!" That'd be weird.
9. What is your favorite animal? Cheetah cub. Did I say dat last year? Because it's CUTE and fuzzy. You haven't seen a cheetah cub. It's in Wild Kratz. A good cheetah cub name is "spot slob."
10. What is your favorite song?  Nephi. Ningajo. Rescuebots. Octonauts. That's it. Oh and from Cavequest (VBS), you know that when I did world? It's called wires. That's my favorite. Okay, am I done?
11. What is your favorite book?  The Crayons Quit. The new one. The Crayons Quit Go Home (The Day The Crayons Came Home)
12. Who is your best friend?  Michel. Michel and James.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Let me show you. Come on. Um, Cheerios mixed with Frosted Mini Wheats.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Go to the splash pad and the pool. And riding my bike. That's below it. Next to it. I just learned. I need to learn to ride the hill. I know how to ride without a runner pushing me without training wheels.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Smoothie. From Costco.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Christmas!
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Fan. Nightlight. And dat's it.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Cheerios mixed with Frosted Mini Wheats. Two waffles cooked with syrup. That's below. Again. Can I be done? I'm going to miss playtime?
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Ure Chicken. Wif the little round things that are pasta. And wif cake.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Pilot. Because den I can fly the plane!
21.  What are you are really good at?  Riding my bike. I mean, swimming. You get another lesson tomorrow? You mean on da next day?
22.  What do you need to work on?  Chores. Because my grown-ups want me to unload the dishwasher so we can have clean utensils. What are your other chores? Tupperware, brush my teeth, breakfast, get dressed.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Because he's a baby. Because I'm bigger den him. He's only two. Dat he's a baby. How many more questions?
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio. Two salads, I mean, two quesadillas and one salad. Share.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  To have all the Legos in town. Can I go now? Yes, can I have a kiss? Do you have lipstick on? No. Den, okay.

STATS:  42.5 in (3 feet, 6.5 inches; 41st%) 46 lb (82nd%)

Birthday Q&A: Maxwell, 7 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color? Blue.

2. What is your favorite toy? Legos.
3. What is your favorite fruit? Orange. Oh, pomegranate.
4. What is your favorite TV show? Ninjago. I mean Pokemon.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Corn dogs.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Light blue stripes with dark blue stripes. With comfy cozy pants.
7. What is your favorite game? Like tablet game? Minecraft. Board game... Monopoly. I mean, what is it called, Settlers of Catan.
8. What is your favorite snack? Uh... hmm. Doritos.
9. What is your favorite animal? Lizards. All types of lizards.
10. What is your favorite song?  Uh, primary song? "I Feel My Savior's Love." And, "Carol of the Bells."
11. What is your favorite book?  Minecraft.
12. Who is your best friend?  Anderson.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  What are those things that are shaped in "O's" and have extra honey on them? Honey Oh's.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play bubbles. I mean hike!
15. What is your favorite drink?  Sprite.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Christmas. And birthday. And Halloween.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Stuffed animals. My "stuffies." Tigy, Boopy, Woofie, Birdie, Geckie, Blankie, Geoffrey and Monkey.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Cereal.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Haystacks. And "adult ice cream" (Haagan Daz ice cream bar) for dessert.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Firefighter.
21.  What are you are really good at?  (thought for a long time).... Chores. Watching screens. Building Legos. The Lego set I'm getting for my birthday is complicated. All Minecraft Lego sets are complicated.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Math and reading. Well, I am really good at math. But I still don't know a lot of words.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Uhhhh, I get to play with them. I get more stay up time then them.  
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  McDonald's.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  To have a pet iguana.

STATS:  47.75 in (3 feet, 11.75 inches; 36th%) 53.5 lb (62nd%)

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Questival

I may want to forget the things we've eaten and objects we've touched, but never the laughs, people and fun! Four and a half hours left in our 24-hour adventure race, and we are competitively ranked! Keep the love coming!🙌🏻❤️#questival#dogood

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Birthday Q&A: Anderson, 9 Years Old

Birthday Q&A: Anderson, 9 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Red.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Legos (said with a "well duh" tone) Which one? Everything.  If the house was on fire, and you could only grab one, which one would you grab? I would go upstairs and grab a trash bag and stuff them all in it. And that's what I'll do when we move. I'll use the same trash bag, and I'll stuff every single one plus instructions in the same bag. And it will be a really fun adventure to build them.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Pomegranate.
4. What is your favorite TV show?  Ninjago.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Tacos.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Outfit? My black pants, my lucky red socks and... my... red shirt. The PUMA one. Why are those socks lucky? You know, the ones that say Friday? Because I only wear those socks once a week, on Friday.
7. What is your favorite game? Monopoly!
8. What is your favorite snack? Cheese Its.
9. What is your favorite animal? Don't have one. That's what you said last year. I think dogs, then. I like dogs, but not Wishy. He's too aggressive. What does aggressive mean? Aggressive means he, like Wishy wants to run away from Joan's house. And once he bit me.
10. What is your favorite song?  Everything is Awesome.
11. What is your favorite book?  The Mindcraft Handbooks.
12. Who is your best friend?  Jonathan (from school). What's Jonathan's last name? Starts with a Q. I can't remember. 
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Cocoa Pebbles. No, Lucky Charms.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play with my friends. What games do you like to play? Zombville, it manes Village of Zombies. Kind of.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Sprite.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  My birthday.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Bear-Bear.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Oh, I don't know. Grapefruit.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Pomegranate with orange chicken.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  A pet person. What's a pet person? You know, the place where you buy pets? I wanna touch all the animals. Not a veterinarian. Because I don't want to touch sick animals. So you don't want to be a Lego Builder anymore? No, I'm going to back to my old dreams. In 1st grade I made a poster that said, "I want to be a pet manager in my pajamas."
21.  What are you are really good at?  Building Legos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  I don't know. I don't know. Okay, okay.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  That I get to carry Wheezy on my shoulders. How many more questions?
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Popeyes. Is that what I said last year?
25.  What is your birthday wish?  I wish to get Minecraft on the computer this year. We have one on our computer, but it only lasts an hour. It's still so fun.
26.  What are you looking forward to this year? That I'm going to go to the Highly Gifted school. What about it are you looking forward to? That I'll be more challenged.

STATS:  4 feet, 4 inches (45th%);  68lb (70th%)

Monday, July 4, 2016

Birthday Q&A: Bennett, Four Year Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Green.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Octonauts. Because I just love it. Can you go to Octonauts Wish List so I can pick? I wike the Gup A.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Cutie.
4. What is your favorite show?  Paw Patrol. Rocky is my favorite. Because I just wike him.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Nuggets. Nuggets are in the same of Chicken Nuggets.
6. What is your favorite thing to wear? Green shirt. What about on the bottom? Hmmm, I don't really remember.
7. What is your favorite game? Monster Match.
8. What is your favorite snack? Fruit snacks.  Because they're a snack too.  And they're a treat.
9. What is your favorite animal? Lion. Because they growl. Do you know dat Mama protects their baby duckies from any predators dat are going to eat them?
10. What is your favorite song?  No songs. "I'm going to follow Jesus where He will lead me... Jesus will guide us... through every dark time... Light it up, Light it up."  (song from Vacation Bible School)  You know, sometimes you just say the same words. 
11. What is your favorite book?  The Little Pea.  Little Pea hated all of it!
12. Who is your best friend?  Nobody.  Or Kate.  No girls!  Except Daniel Evans.  James.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Frosted Mini Wheats.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play.  In the front yard.  Not backyard so that's not the best for drawing.  It has cracks so if we color on it, it won't color.  Anything.  And riding my bike.  Not my new bike.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Milk. You knew it was dat.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Trick or treat!
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Dad doesn't let us bring anything in bed.  Nothing.  (Primary music, Mimi blanket, fan blasting right in your face. "Mom, did you know that every morning I put my fan right (RIGHT in front of face) here and blow my eyes off.  Because if I get to the fan too much then it will create a wiver. Actually, it will create me to not see.  So I can't see anything.  It helps me by clearing off it."  By clearing off what? "I don't know. Probably ice.")
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Hot dogs. Actually. Waffle.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Ohhhhs.  Honey Ohs.  I did want pizza!  Now can I tell you my birthday surprise?  I'm going to first wake up. I'm going to wake for Mom to wake up. And den we're going to get dressed.  And den.  Actually, let me start all over... (repeats) And then the boys to wake up. And den I'm going to open presents. You pick up James to play with me when I open my presents. And den we eat dinner. And den, oh, I forgot. Breakfast. And den, if I finish my whole breakfast, den, I can have my caaaaaaake.  Dat's it.  Do you know why I'm going to invite James? Because I'm going to play wif him. That's why.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Nobody.  Builder everything.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Duplos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  This will take me a long time.  What did you say again?  Play with Max?  I'm going to eat you!  Just kidding.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Nuffing!  Because he's fat and chubby.  Fat and chubby! 
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio.  Actually Chick-fil-A.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  I wish... I can have Skittles.

STATS:  40 in (3 feet, 4 inches; 50th%) 40.2 lb (75th%)

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Birthday Q&A: Maxwell, 6 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color? Blue.

2. What is your favorite toy? Legos. Ninjago.
3. What is your favorite fruit? Pomegranate.
4. What is your favorite TV show? Avengers. I'm not allowed to watch it, but I'm just, it's my favorite show. I watch Marsha and the Bear on the iPod.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Corn Dog.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Blue outfits.
7. What is your favorite game? Minecraft.
8. What is your favorite snack? Graham Crackers.
9. What is your favorite animal? Gecko.
10. What is your favorite song?  I have no... favorite song. The Lego Ninjago Song. Jump up, kick back, turn around and spin... Ninjago!
11. What is your favorite book?  Avengers Sticker Books.
12. Who is your best friend?  Maun.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Lucky Charms.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Jump on the trampoline. When we get one.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Root beer. I love it.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Christmas. Wait is a birthday a holiday? But still Christmas. Because we get like presents.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Boppy. Even though I lost him. Remember when we were going camping I taked him outside but, and then um, I don't remember the whole story, but I lost him.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Cereal.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Grilled cheese.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Astronaut.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Building! Building Legos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Um, do you think reading? Um, cartwheels. I don't know how to do cartwheels.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  I just like it.  
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Popeyes. I mean, McDonalds.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  To get all the Legos in the whole wide world.

STATS:  45 in (3 feet, 9 1/4 inches; 50th%) 48.5 lb (75th%)

Monday, April 25, 2016

Birthday Q&A: Anderson, 8 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Red.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Legos. Salt Lake Temple set.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Pomegranate.
4. What is your favorite TV show?  Clone Wars (Star Wars).
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Nothing.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Pajamas. Ninjago pajamas.
7. What is your favorite game? Battle with Pokemon.
8. What is your favorite snack? Pretzels.
9. What is your favorite animal? Don't have one.
10. What is your favorite song?  Everything is Awesome.
11. What is your favorite book?  Magic Tree House.
12. Who is your best friend?  Ilbea.  And Enderson.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Lucky Charms.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Ride on my bike to Enderson's house.  Cause there's a sweet hill.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Sprite.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  My birthday.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Bear-Bear.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Eggs.  Scrambled eggs.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Orange chicken.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  A missionary/Lego builder.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Building Legos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Building my Washington DC Temple.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Open Playtime.  I like when they just come to me right away and I can just tell them stuff.
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  I wish I had all the Legos in the whole wide world.

STATS:  49 3/4 in (4 feet, 1 3/4 inches; 40th%) 62lb (70th%)

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Birthday Q&A: Bennett, Three Years Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Blue.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Giraffe. Octonauts.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Pretzel sticks.
4. What is your favorite TV show?  Wreck It, Ralph.  I'm not scared anymore. Are you scared of Wreck It, Ralph?
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Orangies.
6. What is your favorite outfit? (looks down at chest) Red shirt! (It's a striped shirt with no red in it.)
7. What is your favorite game? Uno.
8. What is your favorite snack? I already just picked a snack.
9. What is your favorite animal? Elephant.
10. What is your favorite song?  Ummm, Follow da Prophet, Don't Go Astray.
11. What is your favorite book?  Mouse Paint. And Dear Zoo.
12. Who is your best friend?  Um, Kate.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Honey.  I mean, Frosted Flakes.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play wif toys outside.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Water.  I wove milk too.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Going to... I know. Shad's house! I have fun der. Going to Shad's house.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Blue.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? I already did.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Cake!
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Um. Big.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Presents.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Telephones dat work.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  He's Wyler. Can I hold him?
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Going to... the post office. Yeah, I wike McDonalds. After, how 'bout after the park we can go to McDonalds? Does dat sound wike a good idea? Yeah, we need to drive to McDonalds. 
25.  What is your birthday wish?  Ummmm... watching shows on the big TV wif popcorn?! Can we do dat, Mommy?

STATS:  37.5 in (3 feet, 1.5 inches; 50th%) 35.5 lb (85th%)

Birthday Q&A: Maxwell, 5 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color? Blue.
2. What is your favorite toy? Legos.
3. What is your favorite fruit? Green Apple.
4. What is your favorite TV show? Superhero Squad (actually it's My Little Pony).
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Chicken Nuggets.
6. What is your favorite outfit? I have no favorite outfit. I wike to wear striped shirts dat are not collared shirts. Wif sweat pants.
7. What is your favorite game? Sleeping Queens.
8. What is your favorite snack? Goldfish.
9. What is your favorite animal? Tigers.
10. What is your favorite song?  My favorite song is... ABC. No wait, Jingle Bells.
11. What is your favorite book?  My favorite book is REPTILES!
12. Who is your best friend?  Joan.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Granola.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play tag. Actually play vampires.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Sprite.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Summer. Because I wish I could just have wike fires and I could play.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  I wike to take Tiger Tastic.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? We already said dat. Or, chicken nuggets.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  I pick grilled cheese.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Astronaut. And a babysitter.
21.  What are you are really good at?  I'm really good at jumping off the diving board.
22.  What do you need to work on?  I need to work on... not peeing in my pants. 
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Dat I get lego sets and I'm allowed to build them. 
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  My favorite restaurant is Cafe Rio.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  My birthday wish is to have so much Legos and the Batman Lego set.

STATS:  43 in (3 feet, 7 inches; 50th%) 45 lb (75th%)

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Birthday Q&A: Anderson, 7 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color? Red and green
2. What is your favorite toy? Legos
3. What is your favorite fruit? Pomegranate
4. What is your favorite tv show? The Lego Movie.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? School lunch? Ice cream with chicken nuggets and pie.
6. What is your favorite outfit? These! (points to Batman pajamas)
7. What is your favorite game?  Uno
8. What is your favorite snack?  Apple
9. What is your favorite animal? Lion
10. What is your favorite song? Everything is Awesome
11. What is your favorite book? Lego Book
12. Who is your best friend? Ilbea
13. What is your favorite cereal? Honey Bunches of Oats
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Build Legos
15. What is your favorite drink? Sprite
16. What is your favorite holiday? My birthday
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night? Bear-Bear
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Pomegranate
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday? Cafe Rio
20. What do you want to be when you grow up? Um, I don't know. Lego builder!
21.  What are you are really good at?  Legos. Building legos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Homework
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Giving away Legos
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio
25.  What is your birthday wish?  I could have all the Legos in the whole wide world!

STATS:  47.5 in (3 feet, 11.5 inches; 45th%) 54 lb (70th%)