Monday, December 22, 2008

Early Christmas

Sorry I'm posting so much, lol. Anyhoo...
Yesterday evening my dad's side of the family came over for an early Christmas. I have 6 cousins on my dad's side and I believe 5 of them were there. Here are the families:

My grandma Marion was there, she has Alzheimer's, so she doesn't really know who any of us are.
And her husband (my dad's dad) passed away when my dad was 17.
My dad has 3 brothers: David, Paul and Alan. My dad is the second oldest.
David's family: His wife's name is Jackie, and they had 2 kids Josh and Brenda. There both in there 20's I think... Josh was the only family member missing from this event =(. But everyone one else was there, including Brenda and her new wife Megan. Yes Brenda is a girl, and yes I said HER WIFE. We try not to judge.*ahem* Moving on....
Paul's family: His wife's name is Robin, and they also have 2 kids; Mathew and Sydney. Matt is like 16 and Sydney is 12.
Alan's family: His wife's name is Julie, and, yes you guessed it, they have 2 kids! Abby and Alex. Abby is 10 and Alex is 6.
So basically, my dad broke the pattern by having 4 girls, instead of a boy and a girl, lol.
So there are 20 members of my dad's family (including us. Us being my sisters and my mom, lol), and 19 were there.

Story time: My dog Tumai (the black labrador) has a bark collar, because we got a complaint for all of his loud barking. So my sister Jessica (the more adventurous one) wanted to see how much it hurt. So, she stuck it to her neck and barked like a dog, (she's not the sharpest tool in the shed, lol just kidding). And, well, it shocked her, and she screamed and threw it across the room. Lol, everybody was laughing hysterically. So then my uncle Alan (the youngest of my dad's siblings) wanted to try. And... the rest is in the video, lol





video

Post quote: Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today. - James Dean

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Odd couples

Well you know what they say: opposites attract =). Here are some cute pictures I found of some odd animal couples =).











And has anyone decided if they want to be one of the authors of the "Just Another Opinion" blog?

Post Quote:

If a man hasn't discovered something
that he will die for, he isn't fit to live. - Martin Luther King, Jr.

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

CALLING ALL..... uh..... BLOGGERS!

lol. Ok! So thanks to Steph =), I now know how to give my "Just another opinion" blog more authors! So if you want to become one of the authors of that blog, just tell me in a comment! It will be where you can post your reviews on: Food, Books, Movies, etc. I've just been doing movies but I think it would be cool if other people put there reviews on those other things to =). So just comment this post and tell me if you want to be a part of it and I'll add you as soon as I can!
Toodles!

Saturday, December 13, 2008

Just another opinion blog

I think I'm going to delete this blog, because it takes too much work to put a review on all of the movies I've seen, just this week I saw like 5 movies I've never seen before. I'm too lazy to keep posting about movies I've seen and if they're good or bad, so I think I'm going to remove it, OR open it so other people can put their reviews. Except I don't know how to make it so more people can write on one blog......

Post Quote:

The difficulty of life is in the choice. -George Moore

I thought a quote about choices would fit this post, lol.

Thursday, December 11, 2008

HAPPY BIRTHDAY HANNAH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!!!!!!!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR HANNAH!!!!!!!!!!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
If I'm remembering correctly it is your birthday today right? lol. Well I hope you have a great Birthday, and all of your birthday wishes come true!!

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Sinus infection

Well my mom took me to the doctors and it turn out I have a sinus infection! Woohoo. So now I'm all hyped up on medication! I'm squirting Nasonex up my nose, drinking Robitussin (but trying not as often as I can, that stuff is awful) and swallowing some sort of blue and purple pill that I have no idea what it is, but it's doctor prescribed so it must work! lol. I don't feel any better yet, but hopefully it will start working soon. Mean while I've been learning how to play this song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5mULa8WxTa4 on the piano, I can sing it to, but just not while I'm sick, it's a little hard to sing when your voice sounds like a frog choking. lol. So has anyone else done any of there Christmas shopping? 'Cause I haven't! Lol. I haven't even started looking for my family's presents yet. Well I guess that's it. Oh wait! I'm doing post quotes again! Ok let me get my book.........

Here are some quotes on difficult days:

This, too, shall pass. -William Shakespeare

Some days you want to tame the tiger. And
some days the tiger has you for lunch. -Tug McGraw

Pain is never permanent. -Saint Teresa of Avila

He that can't endure the bad will not
live to see the good. - Yiddish proverb

I put 4 to make up for all of the posts I missed =)

Saturday, December 6, 2008

Ew.

Sorry I haven't been on lately, it's because I'm sick =(. Yuck. I've been coughing up a storm and I can't stop sneezing. I hate being sick, you don't get to do anything but feel horrible. When I'm better I'll start posting again. OH YEA! You all voted, (well not ALL just MOST) for me to keep up my Post Quotes, I'm too lazy to do that now, so when I'm better.... well be expecting them!
Toodles. ~Sierra

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

I'M BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

MWAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!!! Miss me? Lol, Hi everyone! I'm back from my 15th trip to Disneyland! It was awesome, and we all had lots of fun! Here are some pics!

Jessica and Aubrey on Autopia!

Me on Autopia!

From left to right: Pluto, Mom, Lindsay,
Lilo, Me, Jessica, Aubrey.
Were at The Lilo and Stitch Aloha Breakfast

My sisters and I with Stitch. He's
covering half of my face. lol

Me with my boyfriend, lol

My sisters and I with Daisy

Me wearing the super cool hat
that was made for me =)

My sisters and I in the C
in CALIFORNIA

RAGE!!!!!!!!!!! lol, don't ask.
thats my sisters and I in the R
in CALIFORNIA, sorry the pic is so bad.

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Aubrey and Jessica playing
on the giant lego

The super pretty castle all decorated
Christmas!
Here's a closer-up pic of the castle

Me and Lindsay being proper ladies. =)

This is Haunted Mansion all decorated
for
Christmas

Here it is again!

Just one of the millions of giant
Christmas trees all over Disneyland,
California Adventure, Downtown Disney,
Our hotel, and another hotel. And
you thought I was exaggerating. =)

This is the view from our window. We were
on the 14th floor and our hotel had 15 floors.
We stayed at the Paradise Pier by the way.

I was seriously considering stealing that
mirror and putting it in my room....

This is just one of the 3 rooms we had. =)


There are surprisingly more pictures taken on my other family members cameras, but I'll load those later. I also took a video on the Tea-Cups, and Aubrey took a video on the Matter Horn, we were gonna take a video of us on Thunder Mountain but it was closed the last day =( But we still got to go on it before it closed, but you can't really video-tape at night.

 

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