Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Christmas con los Abuelos

We went to spend Christmas with los Abuelos Quiroz, in Orem. We had lots of fun, here some pictures we took on Christmas Eve. Their Navitivy

Apryl and Sasha playing

Abuelo Edgar was feeding Apryl her baby cereal.

Finally, I was able to take a picture of Apryl's teeth, she has 2 on the top
and 2 on the bottom.

Waiting until midnight

As a tradition for our family, we wait until midnight on Christmas Eve and then open presents and eat the traditional Christmas bolivia dinner " the picana"
Here is our family photo.
Abuela Ely and Abuelo Edgar with Apryl.

Everyone opening their presents

We had the best time of our lives. Apryl's first Christmas!!!
Apryl got: clothes ( dresses, coats, shoes),
toys ( a new pony, a turtle, a new piano)
and much, much more. She got spoiled.
For Daddy we got him a new radio for the car which can play usbs, a
new computer game ( Grand Theft Auto),
some house shoes and clothes.

We got for my brother Rey the sword and the shield
of King Leonidas; from the movie 300.

For Andrea we got her a new purse, some perfume and
movie tickets.

My Dad got a pair of pants and a sweater. The vest was
sent from my sister Paola from Bolivia.
My Mom also got a bunch clothes. We got her some books
from her favorite writer ( Gabriel Garcia Marquez)

Even Sasha got some presents, a duck toy,
doggy treats, she was really excited.

And.... I got a lot of new clothes, jewerly and a flat iron for my hair.

Monday, December 22, 2008

Apryl's first snow

Yeah, it did snow in St. George. The picture was actually taking in Leeds, UT, they seemed to have more snow than St. George. Apryl really enjoyed to play in the snow.

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year !!

Best wishes to everyone,....from

Forrest, Carla and Apryl

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

What does Apryl want for Christmas?

I think that Apryl wants a new Piano for Christmas, because she loves to play with anything that has keys, keyboards, ect. Lets wait and see what Santa is going to bring her.

Work Christmas Dinner

We went to the Texas Road House for our Christmas party from my work. We had a really good time with everybody.
Rosy and Apryl
Bri and Apryl

Monday, December 15, 2008

Eating Carrots for the first time

The other day we started to feed Apryl some baby food, we decided to try some carrots, and guess what....she liked it.
well, at first she was making funny faces

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Updating our blog!!! check it out

Sorry I haven't had any time to upload new pictures, but here I am......... I am going to upload everything that happened since Thanksgiving, ready to see........have fun


Monday, December 1, 2008

Feliz Navidad !!!

While I was working on the Nativity set, Apryl was helping me to decorate the tree.

Here is Apryl with her new santa outfit.

Our family Christmas photo.

Our Christmas tree

We went and got a natural Christmas tree. Apryl was going to help us choose one, but she got tired of looking......:-) so I chose the tree.
Daddy helped her to put the star on the tree.

Sunday, November 30, 2008

Fall photo shoot

We were on our way to buy a Christmas tree, but first we needed to take some pictures with all the autumn leaves.

Saturday, November 29, 2008

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Thanksgiving Day!!!

It was Apryl's first thanksgiving dinner, we went to Grandpa DeMille's house, we had a really nice time.

Apryl and aunt Sarah, always having a great time together.

Monday, November 24, 2008

Tag I'm it!

Well,I took me a lot time to remember what I did "10 years ago"

- Let see..... 10 years ago I was still living in La Paz, Bolivia

- I was a senior in High School

- I loved to go dancing with my friends

- I was learning German, my dream was to be able to travel to Germany

- Didn't happen, because I came to the U.S.

" 5 Things to do on my list today" (or tomorrow)

- unpack my and Apryl's clothes

- put all the clothes away

- bathe Apryl (tomorrow)

- pay some bills online

- pick up our halloween pictures from Sears

"5 Snacks I enjoy"

- Chips and Salsa

- Popcorn

- Snickers

- Maria Cookies , they are really good

- Kit-kat

"5 Things I would do if I were a millionaire"

- travel to Bolivia again, but this time take Apryl with us

- buy a house... no more rent :-)

- pay off debt

- go back to school

- help our families & start my own business

"5 Places I've lived"

- La Paz. Bolivia (19years)

- Orem, UT

- Provo, UT

- Peru (for only one month)

- St. George, UT

"5 Jobs I've had"

- Albertsons

- Teller

- Convergys

- Printing Resources

- Teller/ Supervisor

"I tag"

- Robyn

- Bianca

- Tawni

- Mele

- Jaime H.

Rules: Each person answers the question themselves. At the end, tag 5 people and post their names.

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Apryl's new clothes

We went to the Mall and got Apryl a few new outfits. We got her first tennis shoes, some jeans and a cute dress.

She is now sitting up by herself.