S: Sydney Jernigan 2011
FC: It's The Little Things In Life That Matter
1: Sydney Chayse Jernigan 2011: The school years begin...
2: Cuddling with kitty | Pajama Day at Trinity Learning Center.
3: Fun with Friends | 1st Manicure
4: "Look Mom, I made my graham cracker look like Oklahoma." | 1st Karate class | My devious little fairy
5: Some of my personal style choices
6: Visit to Mammaw Carey's in February | Ice at the bluff
9: Walk in the Woods
10: Set | Hammer Strike | Side kick | Rake Move, yes it is a real move, I asked. Haha
11: The infamous cell phone move...known to adolescents world-wide
12: Natalyn's birthday party
13: LIVE WELL LAUGH OFTEN LOVE MUCH | Enjoying a beautiful Spring day in February
14: Beautiful day at the beach in March
15: Weird minnow action in the water, the dark areas are minnows
16: Sydney's leprechaun trap... She was obsessed with catching one and continued to build traps throughout the year
17: Seagrass festival at Shoreline Park
18: Some of my artwork...taking classes at the P"cola Museum of Art
19: Some of Syd's photography...willing and unwilling participants
20: Practicing for T-ball with Dad
22: The Mets #7: 1st go at T-ball. I was good at hitting and catching, but didn't like wearing the socks or/cleats or playing in the heat.
24: Mammaw & Pappaw Carey surprised me by coming down for my Pre-K graduation
25: Pre-K Graduation May 2011
26: Cuban-American Assoc. Picnic
29: Alice Through the Looking Glass at Pensacola Little Theater We had a tea party with the characters after the play.
30: Playing on the farm
32: We found about 6 hermit crabs and saw 2 crabs this day at the beach.
33: Doing laundry in high heels...yep, that's how I roll. | My beloved note cards... | Dad has created a monster...one that wants foot and back massages all the time
36: BDI Cookout on at the Sound
37: Memorial Day Weekend cookout at our house
38: 4th of July at Chris & Ali's in Orange Beach: -saw dolphins & herons -went for a boat ride
39: Pirate Trolley tour: with Russ and Drew I tried dried worms and crickets.
40: Summer Fun: Festival on the Green Exploring the Ft. in Mobile My animal art (above right)
42: Syd attack-wrestling Daddy | Stop taking my picture!
43: Making biscuits with Mammaw Carey | My birthday party in Alabama
44: HAPPY BIRTHDAY | For my 5th, we had a Scooby-rific Bday Bash I dressed as Scooby, some of my guests came dressed up as other characters.
45: Mom read clues and we had to solve the mystery of the missing birthday cake | We had to chase the birthday phantom down and make her tell us where the cake was.
48: My Jennings & Jernigan 5th Birthday Party
49: Mammaw loves me even if she spelled my name wrong haha
50: Kindergarten begins...Ms. Paterson's class
51: I was so excited about riding the bus for the first time. It was the first day I came home smiling ear to ear.
52: Auburn vs. Florida game Oct 2011
54: Trick or Treat
55: We had a Super Hero-themed Halloween Party. I was Lion-O from Thundercats & for Halloween Day, Bumblebee the transformer
56: Sunflower Patch | Sweet Seasons Farm | -horseback riding -hayride -corn maze
57: Syd rode the horse like a pro. She loved Ginger and was completely unafraid.
58: We spent a perfect evening at Su-Su's at the river
59: A Day to Give Thanks
63: 3 Lil' Chefs
65: J O Y
66: Some of my artwork: | 3 Ballerinas by Syd
67: -"Double drats!" OR "What in tarnation?" -(She really likes retro cartoons) -"Why are there white crayons all over the world if nobody uses them?" -"Dad, why do you have nipples? I mean, girls have milk in theirs, but why do YOU have them?" -questioning differences male and female anatomy "Why do boys pee standing up?" -More theological ques: "Why doesn't God talk back to us?" "Who is God's Momma?" WHy does God let bad things like tornadoes happen to people?" -"Is Castro real?" after attending a Cuban-American Assoc. picnic & hearing a poem about him. Truly upset about people having their freedoms taken away (2 months of worrying) -"It smells like the old days." (upon going outside) -"Mom, I didn't like the drawing we had to make in preschool. It wasn't even realistic. Do you know what realistic means? It means looks like it is real." -"I sure would like some chocolate milk to go with this hair.", during cuddletime -I asked why she likes the bus so much: "Because it is a sweet ride with no parents!" -told me she LOVES math | D | Fave foods: avocado with lime & salt, candy, tomatoes, edamame, olives, apples Fave actvities: playing outside, swimming, playing with Littlest Pet Shop, reading books, painting Fave cartoons: Scooby Doo, Captain Planet Milestones: starting reading whole books by herself in March Quips & Quotes: -Spends hours and a lot of effort making elaborate Leprechaun traps all over the house with "gold" to lure him in -"Do you want a piece of me?" -Loves anything associated with Paris. -Told me that you wanted to marry a girl because boys just get to wear tuxes, not pretty dresses. -Me: "Sydney, I do not like to hear you speak that way." Syd: "Well, just don't listen." -"This is highly efficient." (ab a bike) -Kindergarten is "boring", but loves to read -"Why does Santa WATCH everyone?! I don't want him watching me!" Well, he might not bring you toys then. (me) "That's ok, you and Daddy will still get me some." -"Why do girls like bad boys?" (Jan 2011)