Tonie was chosen Miss Northwest 2009 as a part of the Sweeper pageant this year. Because she was Miss Pierce County’s first runner up she was eligible for this pageant just a short while later. We were so proud when they announced her as the new Miss Northwest 2009. She’ll be competing for the title […]
Diabetes Diagnosis – March 23rd 2009
Ben was diagnosed, at age 20, on March 23 with diabetes. He had to go the emergency room on March 22; In the E.R. where he was diagnosed with diabetes. It felt like a very scary diagnosis and we still were not sure if it was Type 1 or 2. Later in early April he […]
Dance Through The Decades – fundraiser for CMN
Tonie, our sister, is competing in the Miss America Scholarship Organization this year and her community service platform is Children’s Miracle Network. The event raised over $3,000 far exceeding Tonie’s goal. She was so overwhelmed. Ben and I raised the second most money, only second to the Seattle University Baseball Team boys. Here Tonie is […]
Our First Married Valentines Day!
Ben’s gift this year was a giant candy card. It read… “All SNICKERS aside, I know we are a couple of NERDS but HUBBA BUBBA you are one HOT TAMALE. Truly my LIFESAVER, you make my STARBURST! No SOUR PATCHES for us, I SKOR’d big . When PAYDAY rolls around you provide GOOD AND PLENTY. […]