Last weekend was a whirlwind of activity. All our parents were in town for a couple events. First, we attended the premiere of Brian's last movie at the Alamo. Our friend Trevor arranged the showing there, complete with trivia by Geeks Who Drink. It was a fun and bittersweet time to get together with friends again and celebrate Brian. A fitting thing to do in October. Trevor made a poster for his movie and we were all thrilled to see it on the Alamo theater room frame, just like the do for major movie releases shown there.
That evening we had a fun dinner out to celebrate Amanda's birthday! The boys behaved remarkably well considering all the craziness of the day.
Sunday we spent the day with the extended Mason family. Ben's uncle Dave Tyson passed away from a heart attack the previous Tuesday. The whole family gathered from near and far (Australia) for his funeral service and a family gathering at Berit and Dan's house. It was wonderful to see everyone together, but Dave was sorely missed.