BC: Rebecca and Ben have the kindest hearts.
FC: Erin is the Coolest Gal I Know!
1: My handsome son | Brother Scott and some news doink
2: Our niece, Ameya Sophia Cisneros
3: Gorgeous, gorgeous Paul
4: Our newphew, Beau
5: Our nephew, Carter
6: Paul and his newest cousin, Mollie. | The first moment that Ameya and Mollie met. The shocked expression on Sister Rey's face is because Ameya thought she would snatch the hair offa that hussy in her father's (Jude's) arms! | My handsome hubby. Am I a lucky girl, or what?
7: Nieces Allison and Rebecca have it all - beauty and brains! | This boy is going to be an AMAZING father someday! | Ameya says, "Ta-dah! Just like magic - I wrap Uncle Kim around my finger with only one smile!"
8: The angel in the middle is niece Emma. | Rebecca and Ben have the kindest hearts.
9: Becca and Ameya in the Ellis back yard, Overland Park, Kansas. | My mom and Ameya. | Sister Rey, Ameya, and Gran. | Bunny Ears Alert! BIL Jude and the nieces.
10: Paul and my "furry" sister, Bo, at the cabin. (It's Bo cuz she's a perfect 10, get it?) | Paul on a jet ski near our dock.
11: Niece Emma, Sister Maura, Niece Becca at a Bentonville Parade. They LOVED to see Cousin Paul march! | Carter and Beau summer of 06 - trying to outspit each other with watermelon seeds. Can anyone who knows me believe that it was MY IDEA? Ewwwww. | Nephew Benny when he still lived in Bentonville. | Dad Valentine and friend.
12: Sister Regan, Pop, and Paul. One of our last Christmases together, if not the last. | Uncle Ray | Aunt Amy and Mom | Gran and Paul
13: Paul in D.C. when he won a national writing contest | Niece Emma, Paul, and Greg Kelderman
14: Becca's telling me she loves me! | Mom and Sister Rey
15: Ameya | Niece Emma, BIL John, nephew Ben | Ameya | Ameya
16: Ameya's very special smile! | Paul, my father (Bob Andrews), and Mollie at Mollie's Bat Mitzvah. | It's my little niece Mollie! Doesn't she have the most beautiful hair color?
17: Ameya reading a...diaper. And before any one asks, it was a CLEAN diaper. | For those of you who saw my plea to adopt this kitty, too late! She's mine now, and I love her! Her name is KC (pronounced more like Casey) and she's WONDERFUL. (Nah nah nah nah boo boo!)
18: Ameya and her "Aunt Kim" hang on the couch. Ameya calls everyone of her parents' siblings "Aunt." It's especially funny with "Aunt Larry." | My maternal grandmother. Our family called her Mimi, but she went by many other names, all meaning we loved her.