Wednesday, August 29, 2012


Makayla awarded us at her blog Ladybugs Footprints. Here are the rules:

1) Each person must list 11 things about themselves.
2) Answer the 11 questions that the tagger has set for you PLUS you MUST create 11 questions of your own for the 11 people you will nominate with this award.
3) Choose up to 11 bloggers linking them to your post.
4) Go to their page and inform them of the nomination.
5) Absolutely NO tag backs.
6) Remember to ONLY tag bloggers with less than 200 followers.
First I layla.
1. I own 84 books
2. I have been dying of heat for the past few days
3. One of my nicknames is Bigfoot
4. I am horrible at random facts
5. My favorite color is blue.
6. i love ice creammmmmmmmmm
7. i HATE black coffee!
8. when is this going to end
9. i am bad at typing
10 ian is reading over my shoulder
11 i love smoothies!!!!!!
1. i am about todrink a smoothie.
2. so is layla
3. my favorite color ias green
4. i like building legos
5. i don't own a camera
6. layla does
7. i used to own one but it broke
8 this is taking forever
9. i am hot
10 almost done
11 done.
 Now to answer the questions

1. What is your favorite color? Layla: blue Jo: green
2. How many followers on your blog do you have? 7
3. What is your favorite type of theme or subject to post about on your blog? nature, family
4. Do you like wearing Flip Flops or Tennis Shoes better? tennis shoes
5. Do you like dogs or cats better? don't know
6. What is you favorite number? Layla: 11, 14 Jo: 8
7. If you could have a one superpower, what would it be? Dont know, all
8. Do you like hummus or salsa better? salsa
9. What is your favorite fruit? Layla: um... Jo: mango
10. Do you like reading or writing better? Layla; both Jo: reading
11. What's your favorite school subject? none
 our questions;
1. how many pets do you have?
2. Are you homeschooled?
3. Are you a christian?
4. how often do you blog?
5. what is your favorite seasons?
6. What is your favorite food?
7. favorite book?
8. favorite color?
9. How many siblings do you have?
10. How old are they
11. What do you like us to write about most?
  now we award:
 Hannah at a bibliophile 

Saturday, August 4, 2012

We got awarded!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Ireland at A Pearl of Great Price awarded us this award. 

  So, the rules are:  You must post eleven facts about yourself.                                                                                 2.  You must also answer the eleven  questions that the awarder has given you and create eleven questions for your awardees to answer in turn.  3. Tag 11 fellow bloggers. 4. Notify them that you've awarded them. 5. No tagging back. 6. And the 11 blogs that you tag must have less than 200 followers.                            Our eleven facts:                                                                                                                                            1. Layla: I am writing a fantasy book right now and hope it is good. Jo:  I own Sanctus Reals cd.
2.  Layla: I am outside as often as I can be. jo: My b-day is feb. 18.
3. layla; I have not been to Disneyland since I was like 4. jo: When Layla is writing I put a bunch of random letters that she has to delete.
4. layla: I am a carnivore (meat-lover) Jo: One of my favorite books is The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster.
5.  Layla: I am in a race with my brother ian to own the most books by Charles Dickens. Jo: I love pizza.
6. Layla: I am horrible at telling and making up scary stories and am always trying to get better. Jo: I draw funny pictures.
7. Layla: i am trying to get better at photography and think i am succeeding. Jo: When I fake laugh i make myself laugh.
8. layla: i went and saw The Avengers in the theater. Jo: so did i.
9. Layla: I make the best chocolate chip cookies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Jo: Sometimes our dad accidentally call's me Mo.
10. Layla: I always play along with people (almost). Jo: I like the book tom Swift. 
11. Layla: I love ice cream. jo: so do i.
Now we answer Ireland's questions:
1. On average how often do you blog? At least every other day.
2. How many siblings do you have? Not counting us 5.
3. One older, four younger.
4. do you like to swim: i,layla love to, i,Josiah like to.
5. what is your favorite season of the year? Layla: Fall and spring, definitely not summer. jo:  I don't know.
6.Favorite holiday? Layla: Not sure, Thanksgiving, St. patricks day, Christmas. Jo: No idea.
7. Favorite band/singer? um... J.J. Heller,joanna newsom,audrey assad. Jo: Jeremy Camp, The Afters. 
8. Do you have any pen-pals,if so how many? Layla: two. jo: one.
9. Since mid-may.
10. What is your favorite thing to do outside? i,Layla like watching birds,climbing trees etc.
jo: Playing on the tire swing.
11. what is your favorite thing to do inside? Layla: read, play piano and guitar etc. jo: Not sure.
Our questions for who we award:
1. are you a christian, if so have you been one you whole life?
2. What are your favorite hobbies?
3. if you had children what would you name your first girl and your first boy?
4. what is the most important thing you want to do before you die?
5. What is the longest book you've ever read and how many pages did it have?
6. How old is the youngest in your family and what is their name?
7. What is your favorite movie (or one of them)
8. How many siblings do you have?
9. What are your 5 favorite blogs? put links to them.
10. What instruments do you know how to play?
11. what do you long to get better at?
While, those were the questions we were going to ask but we just started blogging so we don't really have anyone to award.We can at least award Ruby. Here is the link to her blog: Life.Please go check out her blog.
 But if you read this and would like to put links to people's blogs to award we would be so happy!!!! or if you want to answer our questions in the comments you can. We do hope you enjoy reading this though we are so sorry we can not award anyone :(  Please remember to vote for us at Makayla Warrens blog Ladybug's Footprints . PLEASE FOLLOW OUR BLOG IF YOU HAVEN'T. THIS IS IMPORTANT AND IT IS EXTREMELY DISSAPOINTING NOT BEING ABLE TO AWARD ANYONE. IT MAKES US NOT THAT EXCITED WHEN WE GET AWARDED :(  while goodbye for now. i think we made our point clear.
layla and Jo. 

Thursday, August 2, 2012

Please Vote

Earlier we entered into Makayla Warrens photo challenge and we would love if you would vote for us at her blog  Ladybug's FootprintsWe would be SOOOOOOOOO happy!!!  Tell us if you voted.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

More Pictures of Family.

Well, in this post we are going to put a lot of pictures of a lot of family and more. We will before we do pictures like we always do, do some pictures out of the ordinary. Here they are.

                 Our Aunt Hanna. 23 years old, b-day June 11. She is awesome.

                                Uncle Davey, he is awesome. He follows our blog and Aunt Hanna is going to.


Our Uncle Chaka, his real name is Mike but we've called him Chaka for as long as we can remember.  The other two pictures our of him and our Grandpa. Uncle Chaka is the dad of our cousin's Keaton and Addison pictured in A Random Post.

 Yes, they are playing with action figures and food.

Our Dad.

Our Mom.

Our 17 year-old brother Ian.

I, Layla.

I, Josiah.



These pictures are of Moses and Pearl.

Please tell us how you like them.  By the way today (the1st) is the full moon and so is the 31st so this month is the blue moon!!! Very exciting! We await your comments eagerly.