A few weekends ago, G's mom came to visit! Raegan was in heaven with a grandma to love on her every second. The weekend was full of everything good....presents, yummy food, lots of sweets, endless kisses, and bedtime cuddles.
Garrett's grandparents also had their mission farewell....they're off to the West Indies next week and we couldn't be more excited for them! So we had a lot of family time which was awesome. Tatum, Garrett's cousin, turned 7 over the weekend and all she wanted to do for her birthday was go to Organ Stop. Apparently it's an old tradition with the family, and I had no idea what I was getting myself into. It's basically a pizza place with this massive organ....you sit in this dim room, cafeteria style, and this old man is playing a massive organ and controlling all other kinds of instruments that are around the room. I'm not even explaining it very well (how do you explain a pizza place with a live organ player).....but it was pretty awesome. It may have been a little over-stimulating for Rae; I think she was a bit freaked out. But it was a blast and I'm always happy to join in any traditions from Garrett's childhood.
|the christmas trees were pretty awesome too...|
On Saturday morning, we left Rae with Garrett's cousins and went to the Mesa temple with his Mom, Aunts, Uncle, and Grandparents. This is where Garrett's parents were sealed, so it was really special to go. Family is what the temple is all about, so it was also really cool to be there with so many people from his family.
|^ photo bombed by the aunts and uncle ^that's better|
The weekend went by way too fast, and we were sad to see her leave on Sunday night. Luckily, we'll be in Idaho later this month for more Grandparent love!
It was so fun just to have a visitor too! Garrett and I are constantly making lists of things to do with people who come to visit. Organ Stop definitely made the list :). So if you're ever feeling like eating pizza to the tune of Star Wars on the organ, come visit us!