Tuesday, November 1, 2011


Happy Halloween!!!
we carved Austins pumpkin Halloween morning 
and here are a few pictures from that.
also we dressed up
 me a cat... didnt want to go out and buy anything so make up works wonders
trav superman 
Austin was a skeleton
we took him trick or treating and he was happy for the first hour or so then not so much
but all in all i think he had a great day.
first time in the kitchen for Austin and first time out to "walk" if u will at night
he was happy all day and a good little boy just like always:)
austin is into everything crawling and standing and even trying to walk a little so we will see what happens next!!!

This is my happy little boy!!!! WE love him sooo much!!!

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Travis' home work- qoute journal

Inspirational Quotes
  •  President Monson, April Conference 2011, “Never let you marriage get to the point of jeopardy.”
  • President Monson, April Conference 2011 “ Never exercise unrighteous dominion on your wife, or wo unto the priesthood of the man.”
  • President Monson, April Conference 2011 “Do not view pornography, not even once”
  • President Monson, October Conference 2011 “Stand firm in the gospel even if that means you stand alone.”
  • Keith B. McMullin, October Conference 2011 “Do not neglect the power that has been given you.”
  • President Monson, October Conference 2011 “There should not be any doubt of what is moral and what is not.”
  • Joseph B. Wirthlin, “Kindness is an essence of greatness”
  • Jeffery R. Holland October Conference 2011, “Those that are on the “team” need to stay on the team”
  • Richard G. Scott April Conference 2011 “Tell your wife you Love her, show her gratitude for the things she does.
  • W. Christopher Waddell October Conference 2011, “Success in the mission is field is measured on you commitment to the work.”
  • Walter E. Gonzales April Conference 2011 “Everyone has a duty to share the gospel.”
  • Robert D. Hales “Pain brings you to humility”
  • President Eyring April Conference 2011 “Use your surplus to help those in need.”
  • President Packer April Conference 2011 “It is not easy to be a Latter day saint but it’s the only course.”
  • Russell M. Nelson April Conference 2011 “Someone prepared to meet God, keeps all of his commandments.”
  • Richard J. Maynes April Conference 2011 “Parents are responsible for teaching their children and are held accountable for how they did.”
  • Cecil O. Samuelson April Conference 2011 “Everyone who makes the sacrifice is entitled to a testimony.”
  • Dallin H. Oaks April Conference 2011 “Desires we act on can determine our actions and our behaviors.”
  • Elder Ballard April Conference 2011 “Keep your lives simple, focus on things that matter.”
  • Neil A. Anderson April conference 2011 “Blessings of serving a mission far exceeds anything else.”
  • President Monson October Conference 2010 “Few times in your life when you will have the satisfaction of serving the Lord.”
  • Jeffery R. Holland October Conference 2010 “No matter where you live or how you whether feel inadequate you loved by Heavenly Father.”
  • Claudio R.M. Costa Presidency of the Seventy October Conference 2010 “If we believe and follow the prophet we can have eternal life.”
  • President Ezra Taft Benson “The prophet is the only one who speaks for God.”
  • David M. McConkie October Conference 2010 “Before you teach the gospel, you need to know the gospel.”
  • D. Todd Christofferson October Conference 2010 “5 elements of consecration purity, work, service, integrity, and respect.”
  • President Dieter F. Uchtdorf October Conference 2010 “Simplicity is the ultimate of sophistication.”
  • Russel M. Nelson October Conference 2010 “The elect harden not their hearts and hear the voice of the Lord.”
  • Patrick Kearnon October Conference 2010 “Complete peace and cleanliness lies at the feet of the Savior.”
  • Juan A. Uceda October Conference 2010 “Our home needs to be a place of refuge from the world.”
  • President Uchtodorf October conference 2010 “Pride turns off priesthood power, it is turned on by humility.”
  • President Henry B. Eyring October Conference 2010 “To qualify for the companionship of the Holy Ghost we need to have our lives in order.”
  • President Eyring October Conference 2010 “How do you magnify a calling? Simply by doing the responsibilities of that calling and through the simple things are what matters the most.”
  • President Thomas S. Monson October Conference 2010 “3 R’s: Responsibility of Choice, Right of choice, Results of choice.”
  • President Monson October Conference 2010 “On our journey we will encounter forks in the path, we cannot afford to go on a detour for which we may never return.”
  • Elder Richard J. Mayes “the most important thing we can do in this life is to keep the promises or covenants we have made with the Lord. When we keep our promises to the Lord, he allows us to progress spiritually.”
  • President Gordon B. Hinckley “As long as the church has resources you will not go hungry.”
  • Russell M. Nelson October Ensign “Some of the Lord’s love are recorded in The Book of Mormon.”
  • President Joseph Fielding Smith October Conference 1961 “It seems to me that any member of this Church would never be satisfied until he or she had read the Book of Mormon time and time again, and thoroughly considered it so that he or she could bear witness that it is in very deed a record with the inspiration of the Almighty upon it, and that its history is true.”
  • Neil L. Andersen October Ensign 2011 “The Book of Mormon invites us and our families to embrace faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, and it shares the principles that will help our families succeed.”

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011


weight: 14.1lbs.
height: 26.3inches
head: 16.5inches
The nacked pics. are on his birthday right befor we got him ready for bed.

not this one this one is just from one of the many times he has made a mess of his clothes

not a happy baby but this is also what he looks like when he is happy now

baby austin at travis' parents house on the blanket i made for nena when i was pregnant

this last pic in the duck clothes is from his uncle matt who goes to school there, and who knows that trav does not like the duck he is lsu all the way he bleeds purple and gold. :)
but back to austin lots is goin on with him. he eats a ton which is surprising with how small he is still. but we love him still the same. he has been losing a little of him baby fat that he didnt really ever have now that he is CRAWLING!!!! we are getting into everything and having a blast. he is starting to pull himself up on things now so that is not going to be fun. more falls and bonks on his little head.
these are his stats since his birth
(pounds, height, head)
Apr 15  4days 6.9lbs 19.5in 13.3in
Apr 29  18days 7.1lbs  20.5in 14.3in
May 6  25days 7.6lbs
Jun 10  1mo. 4wks 9.6lbs 23in 15in
Jul 19  3mo. 1wk 11.5lbs 24.5in  15.5

BIRTH 7lbs 6oz  19.5in
just a few days old

just 3 days ago
I love my little boys!!

Wednesday, October 12, 2011


After our internship in denver we went to houston to visit travis family where we took an amazing family picture. this is the one i love that was posted
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right befor we left. right befor a blowoiut of the centry
we are eating lots of ppl foods

liking to hid his face as he sleeps
We had an intership this summer in denver that was so much fun and a blessing to have such wonderful friends to let us stay with them. thanks gwen and randell for everything!!! austin learned so much from staying with the girls it was way cute!

travis birthday july

so we didnt take any pictures of us but for travis birthday we went to the new water park in rexburg with friends and alot of travis family that was in town.  Austin loved the water.

Saturday, July 9, 2011

fun times

sitting in thw grass for the first time on july 3rd

diggin the grass and some fireworks

great ganny and austin playin hand and foot

watching fireworks on the 4th Austin cried when they where over

new trick is blowing lots and lots of bubbles

cooling off under the fan after a long walk

first new NOT mommy hair cut:)

back from memorial day at austin's blessing

moved everything around

shy face

this is what i wake up too when we nap in mommies bed:)

all smiles

to fast to sit still for the camera

first bath he liked.... hasnt liked any since this one

*layin with hand in the water

watching tv while mommy brushed he teeth and ate and cleaned up for the day:)

creeper smile with daddy at work

so if you cant tell lots has happened in the last few weeks since fathers day. lots of smiles and a few laughs and even a few new adventures with watermelon tasting and frosting tasting all ending in one very happy baby who loves watermelon and frosting. lots of late nights at work with daddy while mommy works out at the gym. fun on the 4th water skiing with Travis aunt while Austin stayed and played with great granny Rawson. a couple sunburns for everyone in the in the family and even one for poor little Austin (we forgot sunscreen one day) but nothing to put any of us out of commission. no we are just trying to get everything put together for our trip to Denver for the next 6 weeks. we will be staying with some amazing friends of ours, they have 3 little girls and i hope to get a lot of girly time because that is far from something we have here:) next weekend is Traivs 25th birthday i am excited for him. we are going to go to the new rexburg water park with friends and maybe even some family if they can make it.... hopfully austin will like that kinda water... if not it will be a very long day for mommy:)