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Wednesday, 26 December 2007

We had such a wonderful Christmas!!!! It was wonderful, and I was really excited that actually Christmas just started because we’ll keep on celebrating until Three Kings on January 6th. We spent Christmas Eve with our wonderful neighbors and friends, and Jeff’s parents. I was such a good wife!!!! I made empanadas, alcapurrias, tembleque, and […]

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Thursday, 13 December 2007

Today is Santa Lucia and since my chubbers cried all night (not normal AT ALL for her), I slept in, and didn’t make my bread in the morning…But today, after Gorgeous Boy comes back from school, we’ll make Saffron Bread together, and if turns out well, I’ll even post the recipe! Today is Gorgeous Boy’s […]

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Monday, 26 November 2007

I’ve been trying to post more often, so that my posts make more sense, and are more organized, but I haven’t really had the time.I’ll start at the beginning: my big boy turned seven-years-old. I can’t believe it. He had a wonderful Pirate themed birthday party. I hadn’t really organized myself very well for it […]

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Thursday, 15 November 2007

I have been literally buried by laundry this week. I complained and complained about it, until a couple of days ago, my beautiful SIL Vicci (who was on the same cruise we were, but just the week earlier) said, ” I know, the laundry is so bad…but there’s sand in it. You been to the […]

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Saturday, 3 November 2007

We’re leaving for sunny Mexican Riviera in just 7 hours and Jeff hasn’t packed a thing. I have a dilemma here; on one hand, I promised him I wouldn’t pack his stuff at the last minute. He was to give me his things earlier today so that I could fold them and pack them for […]

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Friday, 2 November 2007

I love November 1st. I’ve always been very proud of having a birthday in November. I don’t know why, but it’s my favorite month of the year 🙂 This day also has a special connotation for me, since it’s the day I joined the LDS church 15 years ago. So it’s my second quinceanera in […]

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Wednesday, 31 October 2007

Today is Halloween, my favorite holiday of the year; I mean, I love Christmas, but Halloween is SOOOOOOOO MUCH FUN!!!!!!!!!!!! Today we started the day very early. Julian is a vampire (his first scary costume), and he wanted me to do his hair. I’ll post pictures tomorrow, when I have time to upload the pics […]

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Friday, 12 October 2007

I just LOVE this time of the year! The crisp air, colorful leaves, the smell of apple pie, cold little hands on my face… We came back yesterday from North Carolina, where Julian and Magali were born, and where we went to welcome Jeff’s parents who just returned from their mission at the Guatemala Temple. […]

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Wednesday, 19 September 2007

I know! I haven’t posted for such a long time! I still have pictures from Maga’s 5th birthday party, Juli and Maga’s 1st day at school, Areli crawling, Joax going to the potty…! Yes, Joax is completely potty trained! Isn’t he amazing? A few days ago Jeff and I were saying it was about time […]

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Saturday, 25 August 2007

Yes, we took the big plung we had been planning ever since Juli was born, and today, 4 days after Juli started first grade, I got an exemption to homeschool! I did it! Julian is loving school, but he is gone from 9:00 am to almost 4:00 pm (that’s because of the bus ride. They […]

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Yamile Saied Mendez

Yamile (sha-MEE-lay) Saied Méndez is a fútbol-obsessed Argentine-American, Picture Book, Middle Grade, and Young Adult author.

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