BC: Jan - Dec 2011
FC: The Year 2011 | life with the Dupree's
1: Cam's 20th birthday! | Victoria, Cam & Ivey | YUMMY
2: Steve's birthday weekend in Austin playing golf and relaxing! | Steve turns 55! January 31, 2011
3: Barton Creek Resort Austin, TX
4: Enjoyed watching our first ever Aeros Ice Hockey Game in Houston, celebrating Cameron's birthday and enjoying time with friends Cindy and Gordy. January 2011 | Just for Cam!
5: Quite a cold winter we had here, the Fountain at the entrance of our subdivision at Shadow Creek froze over twice! thank goodness for our new fire pit to stay warm by!
6: A delicious Valentine Meal prepared by my sweet hubbie! | FEBRUARY 2011
7: Our Hot Tub (Spool) finally complete!
8: All things grow better with love. | Cornerstone function at our house March 2011
9: dancing to the piano music! | the fire pit was a popular place
10: C | Mackie and Nick | Cornerstone Talent Show March 2011 | Suburban Thug Life Kingwood Group | The Taco Cabano Crew from Sugarland! | Jake and Hale | Woodlands Girls
11: Denise Hickey as The Dancing Queen and the Woodlands Moms - I loved doing this! | Haley and Stevie | Arabian Dancers | Kirk as a woman - Scary! | That crazy Sugarland Crew!
12: Girls weekend out in Gruene TX | Jane and I relaxing at the Gruene Apple Inn March 2011
13: We had so much fun cruising the antique stores, eating at the Grist Mill, listening to music at Gruene Hall and relaxing!
14: Granny Pope went home to be with the Lord on March 23, 2011 | Granny is finally home, the thing she wanted more than anything else!
15: Jessica and Phyllis | Jeff and Brooke expecting Baby Navarro soon! | Brooke and Martha | Teresa, Mama & Me Peggy and Mama
16: Steve went with me to take some of my Dgroup girls to... | ..Wimberley to stay at the Dunn's B & B! | April 2011 | Playing in the River at the Dunn's
17: Fun Shopping in Wimberley | Eating out at Salt Lick BBQ | WIMBERLEY A Little bit of Heaven
18: Charleston, South Carolina May 9th - 14th at the Church Street Inn
19: a | Fort Sumpter Tour
20: Eating out at some great Charleston area restaurants!
21: Shrimp and Grits at Amen Cafe! Chicken Wings at the Beach Italian cuisine in Charleston
22: fried shrimp, boiled shrimp, BBQ Shrimp, shrimp scampi, shrimp gumbo.. | the famous Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. sign made us laugh!
23: Really enjoyed the trades and farm area of Middleton Gardens, the pottery maker was so entertaining to watch- bought a beautiful piece of his work- also saw lots of sheep and a proud peacock spread his colorful feathers!
24: So much beauty and so green - very serene place, the foliage and ponds were lovely! | Middleton Gardens in South Carolina
25: This had to be the most well kept gardens I have ever seen | real eye candy!
26: enjoying a beautiful day on the beach with a good book, cool salty breeze, a few clouds, sea gulls, birds, kites and my sweet hubbie!
27: the beauty of Charleston
28: Cornerstone's Baconing Awakening! May 2011 | Jocelyn, Tammie and Elise Awaken | Lisa, Lisa Lisa | Zack and LeeAnn Awaken
29: Cornerstone Fun Volleyball, BBQ and Bowling! | lots of dog-gone good fun at the volleyball function | Serve it up John! | Wanda, Maria and Jocelyn
30: Finally got Mama to Texas again- her first visit to see us since Spring of 2006. We really had a great time! | She enjoyed spending time with Chimey and Buddy, pulling weeds and for the first time in many years, she rode a bike! | Mama does Texas! May 23- 27th
31: Cam and I took Mama to lunch at the Tea Room Cafe in Montgomery and then out for some interesting shopping!
32: Memorial Day CS Softball Tournament! | Hit that BALL
33: Cam and Steve enjoying a break in the action! | Steve pitching up some heat! | May 30, 2011 | Josh and Cam
34: Cameron & our hostee, Chinah with their famous Titty Cake made for a fellow Cornerstone friend! | Cam with her Dad on Father's Day! June 2011 | With my sweet friend Anita on a fun day in Old Town Spring | Paige washing Buddy in the Hot Tub!
35: Cameron graduates from Aveda Institute in Massage therapy! | For a graduation gift Cam & I Enjoyed a Gluten Free cooking class at H & H together!
36: Our newly landscaped Backyard and garden! | First tomato in my new garden!
37: My sweet Dgroup girls came over for an End of Year Sleepover Hot tub party at my house- Caroline, Caitlin, Christa, Holly and Corinna The Four C's and H! | Cameron 's bright Red KIA Forte Coupe -she leased after totaling her big bad black Expedition in Houston! Lots better gas mileage and manual transmission, so fun to drive, she loves it!
38: OUR AMAZING HOME IN CABO SAN LUCAS FOR FIVE FABULOUS DAYS! July 4th - 8th, 2011
39: Every day was so relaxing and fun, we had a cook, a maid, a lovely place to be, and friends! what more could we want??
40: A day on the beach was just what we needed- but only a day! the sun was so intense, even though we had a palapa to sit under - Leanna choose to not wear sun screen- oh what a BIG MISTAKE! | We caught Mark catching zz's! Cindy telling me every book has a good ending in CABO! And Leanna after her famous last words I don't need sunscreen MOM, I never burn!
41: A fun day about the town enjoying the sights and shopping AND WAITING for our two old guys who stopped to play a game of chess... | Maria, Cindy and I having fun trying on hats in the mall. Cam and Leanna posing with a gold painted pirate! very strange....
42: Our little CABO crew had a wonderful time together every where in CABO! Leanna Baugh, Maria Griggs, Cindy Roop, Mark Roop, Cameron and Steve and I!
43: Got out of our comfort zone here in Cabo, went into town to a little Hookah bar and oh my, too fun-MY first time!
44: Cornerstone moves to StoneBridge Church August 4th 2011 | Our first parent meeting in the Lodge - very cool! | Tammie our fearless leader! | Denise cutting the "Change is Good" Cake!
45: Cameron and Katherine making the famous Titty Birthday Cake for Patrick! | Paul shaves his head and gets his ears pierced for the Cornerstone scavenger hunt! Katherine cleans out my cabinets! Yippee!
46: All things grow better with love. | Weekend trip to Lake Travis in Austin to Celebrate my 55th Birthday!
47: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. | attempting to play a little golf! | August 7th - 8th
48: Team "Got the Runs" in Cornerstone Labor Day Softball | Like Father Like Daughter! Sept. 2011
50: Atlantic Beach, NC Family Vacation Sept. 9th-15th
51: Lots of family stayed with us at Peppertree! Betsy, Briana, Murphy, Revely, Tim and Linda came for the Weekend | Golf day for Murphy with his Uncle Steve and Uncle Tim | Steve's Dad was not able to come to the beach, but we did get to visit with him several times | Arm Cross TV watching!
52: on the beach....
53: Enjoying the beauty of our Peppertree Resort | Really enjoyed having Mama, Hal & Debbie for a few days
54: pure silliness modeling the pirate hats and wigs!
55: Neal drove over for a dinner out at our favorite Place- Amos's!
56: A Day trip to Beaufort, our favorite coastal town
57: Lots of Kodak Moments here!! | Steve and I took Mama to visit Brooke's baby boy Gabriel Navarro
58: IN MEMORY OF CHIMEY CHONG SEPT. 7, 1997 - SEPT. 22, 2011 | THE LAST PICTURE TAKEN OF CHIMEY A FEW DAYS BEFORE HE LEFT US | Steve made a special box for Chimey. Cameron added Proverbs 17:17 "a friend loves at all times" to it . We will miss him so much, but forever in our hearts | Buddy sitting at Chimey's grave site, he knew he was there somewhere, it was sad to watch
59: The many faces of Chimey Chong........
60: CS Awakening Ceremony October 1st | A very exciting night for our family, we all three Awakened! | Chris with the Amazon women Cameron and Kayli
61: October 2011 Our last parent/kid function-Lake Conroe on a boat! | a very fun night for us all!!
62: EPOCH OCT. 2011 AIM FUNRAISER & GALA ATLANTA, GA | Pictures with friends, Tammy and Ed Glover, Talia Bunting, Karen Barnes and Duhi and Mac Schneider
63: beautiful color & scenery in the Mountains of Georgia & bike riding through lovely Callaway Gardens! | Oct. 23rd-26th
64: We had great fun & visits with traveling missionaries from AIM - Teri, Rebecca, Lisa, Kelley & YaYa | Cam enjoying a great weekend retreat in October with "her Girls" baking, laughing, talking and sharing! (Haley, Savannah & Dylan)
65: Thanksgiving Day dinner with the Mckinney family! Joe, Jane, Andrew, Monica, Ruthie, Tyler & Ms. Lois | A very pregnant Ruthie Baby!
66: Part of Thanksgiving break spent with my sweetheart in Solvang, CA -beautiful wine country!
67: we chased the sunset to the beach one evening & it was amazing! | Beautiful views of mountains, lakes and farms | NOVEMBER 2011
68: Our home at Christmas! | The Book Club Babes out on the town for Christmas! | posing with Cam & Lisa! | 2011
69: Ruthie and Cam | Jane and Joe | me & my buddy Jane | Ms. Lois & Ms. Colleen | Wanda, Steve & Buddy
70: Christmas morning!