Woodleaf Camp with the Young Life & ShowIt Families

Posted in: Family- Aug 19, 2012 5 Comments

Friday morning came early at the Bollman household…around 6am for Mommy and Daddy, who had to pack still for our 7am departure. Unfortunately, that meant that Autie and Loralyn were up and on the road at the same time too. Both families were headed to Northern California. We were off with some of the ShowIt […]

Lamar Ladies in SB

Posted in: Family- Aug 16, 2012 2 Comments

Autie and Loralyn came to visit us for a few days this week and we had a great time. The pictures will do most of the talking…but I’ve got a few words to share too. 🙂 The cousins started to have fun as soon as they were together. Tuesday morning found us at Goleta Beach […]

A Quilt {and Baby Sprinkle} for Jen & Baby Boy Tarr

Posted in: Us- Aug 16, 2012 2 Comments

Jen is about to have her second little boy, and well, I wasn’t quilting when Ethan was born…..but I am now…so I knew that I wanted to make a special quilt for this soon to arrive boy bundle of joy! I bought this Birch circa 60 fabric about a year ago and have been saving […]

A 20 Hour Visit is Better than None

Posted in: Family, Us- Aug 13, 2012 6 Comments

My Mom & Dad were in OR this past week for a RROC event, and so on the drive home, they made a pit stop in SB to see their favorite Californian grandson….and well, me and Brett too, of course. They drove all the way from Medford, OR on Sunday, and didn’t even stop for […]

…and BABY makes FOUR!

Posted in: Us- Aug 06, 2012 9 Comments

The Bollmans have some NEWS to share…. Burke is going to be a BIG BROTHER!! Yes, it’s true. I started to suspect that I might be pregnant when we were about a week late and I was beginning to feel super tired. Even though I knew it was possible, I didn’t feel pregnant, so I […]

Viva la Fiesta

Posted in: Us- Aug 04, 2012 1 Comment

Burke and I went down to the Fiesta parade last year for just a short time, but this year we decided to participate!  They hold a Children’s Parade on Saturday morning and we were part of it with PEP. We donned our best Fiesta gear which included Burke’s hand-me-down boots from his Waldorf cousins.  They’re […]

Dear Burke,

Posted in: Burke- Aug 01, 2012 2 Comments

Dear Burke, 15 months. That sounds so big….and well, you are getting to be a big boy. You’re not that much bigger per say, but you seem to be getting older and growing up and acting like a little big boy these days. You have so many fun new “tricks” this month. One thing that […]