BC: of 2011
1: "Families are like fudge mostly sweet with a few nuts." ~Author Unknown
2: This year for out Carter Christmas we had it at the Catholic Church so that there would be enough room for our ever growing family. So nice to have everyone together in the same room.
4: Making memories to last a life time. Carter Christmas 2011
5: The best thing about me is you.
6: Christmas 2011 was our first Christmas in our new house. Jerod got me a new dishwasher and I got him scales, a steering wheel cover, indoor/outdoor temp. gage, jerky gun, can smasher, and camo waterfowl bibs.
9: This was Miss Emily's first Christmas at mom and dads. It is so much fun having little ones around to share the Christmas spirit with. Family is such a blessing.
11: We played BINGO this year to win prizes. It was so much fun. Grandma of course cheated on calling so that the little kids could win just like she used to for me and bub. | Ayden, Jackson, and Emily got more toys than they could ever play with, but spoiling them is one the best parts of Christmas.
12: Later in the day Grandpa and Lois came over to have Christmas with us. I got a really nice rocking chair for the porch!
15: 2011 Geff Christmas Program. This is my very first class at Geff Grade School. They looked so nice the night of our program. They got me lots of wonderful, thoughtful gifts for Christmas! What a great group of kids.
18: New Year's Eve 2011. We decided to bring in 2012 in style with our closest friends. We had fish, frog legs, and tons of finger foods. It was a great time!
20: Christmas break remodel project. It was the wallpaper from hell. There were three layers of awful wallpaper from the 70's but after about 12 hours and mom's help we finally got it all pealed off. Then Aunt Janette helped me pain. Now it looks great!
23: For Valentine's Day in our classroom we made "Love Monsters" to put our valentines in. They turned out so cute! On the back they named their monsters and gave details about all their favorite things. What a fun first grade project!
24: For mom's Birthday, we made beer can chicken. It was very good. We love having her over to eat. She's the best mom in the world!
25: Roy was also home to celebrate mom's birthday. Double trouble when you have Roy and Jerod together.
26: Some Bunny's Having An Easter Egg Hunt
27: Hippity Hoppity Easters On It's Way
28: My second turkey kill. It has been several years since a turkey hunt has worked in my favor, but this Jerod and I knocked them out.
29: Jerod took a fishing trip to Alabama with his cousin Roy. They had a great time catching small mouth bass and spots. He is now ready to pack up and move down there.
30: We Took a trip to St. Louis to the Zoo and the Magic House. We had a wonderful time.Emily stayed at home with grandma, she's just not quite big enough yet.
32: Good times are even better when shared with
33: "Friends are Flowers that Never Fade"
34: The ribbons of your love are woven around my heart
35: "Flowers have the sun, children have their mothers." ~Kay Andrew
36: WE LOVE YOU DAD!
37: DAD: The Man, The Myth & The Legend
38: Family, Fun, Food and Fireworks
39: "Home of the free... Because of the Brave" ~Author Unknown | Let's Celebrate! | OOOOOOooooo! Aaahhhhhh! Ohhhhhhhh!!!
40: Best Friends!
41: The Best Summer!
42: Happy Birthday to You | Hooray For Birthdays
43: Look At All These Presents, I Can Handle This
44: Getting Back To Nature
45: Always a New Adventure
46: A New School Year
47: Little Scholars | Play Time
48: Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, Voices whisper in the trees, "Tonight is Halloween!" - Dexter Kozen
49: Trick or Treat!
50: "Good times are even better when they are shared"
51: "The more you laugh the longer you live"
53: As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~John Fitzgerald Kennedy
54: Holiday Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days
55: A Season of Love and Laughter | Family Is The Best Part Of
57: "Let's light the menorah for the Festival of Lights, one candle every evening for eight great, joyous nights. Latkes, games, and sharing, happiness and cheer. Let's light the menorah for Hanukkah is here."
59: Out With The Old And In With The New...This Year Is Going To Be Great!