Reason 124: Life in General

Friday, April 15, 2011.

Life sure does change a lot.  

February 2011
Knee surgery

Great-Grandma Lena Bartholomew passed away
Jason's uncle passed away
Apartment flooded

Had to move out and back into said apartment
Andrew starred in "The Foreigner" at DHHS

Gosh I love my family. 

Hard drive with 13,000 pictures was water damaged

March 2011
Moved to Springville (*Cheers*)

These are deer in our backyard.  Quite common.

Covered a BYU Golf tourney in StG at Entrada

Froze to death
Hannah turned 10 (tear)

Festival of Colors with my girls

April 2011
Got accepted in Grad school at BYU!
Jason fixed our hard drive.  Pictures=recovered
Renter's insurance flood return funded a pretty, new TV
General conference was amazing
Maren threw Jocelyn a lovely bridal shower

Bubble gum game. Jocelyn=fail. Just kidding :)

Cleared to exercise on this blasted knee of mine
Succeeded on a chemistry test
Classes ended
About to tackle a relatively manageable finals schedule
HOME for Easter

This has been an insanely crazy semester.  So many highs and lows but ALWAYS a silver lining.  

Me. Graduation:  3 months and 26 days away.
August 11 and 12.
BS in Athletic Training
BS in Exercise Science
Awarded "Outstanding Senior Athletic Training Student" last week
That came with a lovely Tucano's gift card!
Dr. Allsen says, "It's not bragging if you got it." So, I  promise I'm not bragging.
Just super stoked.

Jason: Cancer Research Fellow for summer 2011.
Working with BYU, U of U, National Institute of Health, Huntsman Cancer Center, and Harvard University.
Doing animal trials on a couple of drugs that may be able to
*Slow down the metastasis of cancer*
Now I am bragging.
This kid is super smart.
How did I get so lucky?

Current plans:
Jason graduates in April 2013 with a
BS in Biophysics 
Minor in Music
I graduate in April 2013 with a 
MS in Exercise Science
Emphasis in Athletic Training
Drive off into the sunset,
a.k.a higher education for Jake.
Possibly an M.D./Ph.D program.

Life is the 
Craziest. Adventure. Ever.


burtons*north said...

u guys rule! miss you too.

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