S: July- December 2009
FC: A YEAR IN REVIEW | Bridges Family | July- December 2009
1: A Family is a gift that last forever.
3: "A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken" - James Dent
6: Happy Birthday Matthew! We had Matthew's party at the bowling alley this year. He invited his friends Cody, Jacob, Austin, Bishop, Tatum and Bryce. We bowled, had cupcakes, and opened presents. Matthew was thrilled with it all.
7: 6 | Let's Bowl!
12: A simple celebration, a gathering of friends; here is wishing you great happiness, a joy that never ends. | Happy 3rd Birthday Sweet Andy Pandy!
14: Today is your day!
15: Birthday Girl!
16: We spent Andrew's birthday camping with our friends the Grandjeans. We fished, rode bikes, played and of course celebrated the birthday boy. A good time was had by all.
18: Time to open presents
19: Happy Birthday My Sweet Boys!
21: I can't believe that Matthew is ready for kindergarten. Here he is at Stone Oak Elementary with his new teacher, Mrs. Shepherd.
22: Andrew is so proud to be a big boy and go to school just like his brother! Here he is showing us around his room at Crown of Life Preschool.
24: A visit to NASA in Houston.
27: Matthew, dad and Grandad visit the Houston Astros for a fun night of baseball.
28: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. ~Cathy Allen
30: Dad Turns 40! | Make a Wish
32: Go Mets
33: Hit one out of the park! | BASEBALL | Matthew played baseball again with Coach Greg and his friends, Cody and Bishop. Matthew is becoming a great player!
36: Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn. ~Elizabeth Lawrence
38: Andrew and Dad having fun at the playground.
39: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. - Cathy Allen
40: Time to Trick or Treat. What cute boys in their costumes.
42: Fright Night
43: Happy Haunting!
48: Smiles Are Contagious!
49: Awana Grand Prix
53: Kindergarten Indian Pow Wow
55: "Real abundance is found when we join hands with those we love."
58: Andrew enjoys his gym class each week. He is so agile and does most things with ease.! | GOOD JOB! | GO ANDREW!
59: LITTLE GYM | ALL STAR
60: Santa's Village
61: Santa's Village has become a Christmas tradition for our family. It is a fun way to begin the Christmas season. This year we also went to the Children's Christmas party at USAA and the boys had a great time.
62: Naughty or Nice?
63: HERMIT CRABS
64: Christmas at Fiesta Texas
65: Matthew and his friend, Austin, enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas at Fiesta Texas.
67: Christmas Time at Sea World
68: Making Gingerbread Houses with Friends
69: Christmas Time at the Riverwalk is a beautiful sight to see!
74: Christmas Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days | This year marks the beginning of a new tradition in our family. I made an advent calendar for the boys to open and find a small gift or an exciting event for us to do as a family to help celebrate Christmas.