FC: A YEAR IN REVIEW 2010
1: Your surprise 40th Birthday party. Of course the real surprise was that we would actually be spending your birthday in Australia. something you have talked about since the day we met. | HAPPY 40th BIRTHDAY
3: It's the little things that make life beautiful.
4: You were the only who's boomerang actually returned. You claim that it was the awesome thrower.!
5: "The more you laugh the longer you live"
7: Always a New Adventure
8: Our first dive. Abby loved Nemo, so we as were diving the Barrier Reef we had to search for Nemo. Lucky for us we found him along with other large fish.
9: Great Barrier Reef
10: SNOW BALL FIGHT
13: Sled Riding First time you would go by yourself.
15: Had a great time in the city. We took Pap ice skating, lunch, then we went to the aquarium,
17: your positive outlook | Your new patch. You were a great sport about wearing it.
19: Pap came to visit for Valentines day and joined us at your party.
20: Happy Valentine's Day
21: Making Cookies
22: SNOW | MUCH | F U N
25: "The friends we meet on the path of life make the trip worth while." | Welcome to the family Maggie. Abby waited over a year for you . She had your name picked out before we even got you.
26: HAPPY BIRTHDAY
27: We surprised Pap for his 80th Birthday. It was great to have so much family there to help celebrate a wonderful milestone.
28: playing in the rain
29: Uncle Mark & Lea are getting married. You and mom went shopping for your flower girl dress. You liked trying on all the different styles.
30: Some Bunny's Having An Easter Egg Hunt
31: Even daddy got in on the action with the adult Easter Egg hunt.
37: Hippity Hoppity Easters On Its Way
38: Swinging with Daddy
39: First soccer game of the season
40: Make a wish!
43: Celebrating Eli's 4th Birthday at Goddard with all his friends.
44: Soccer Rules!
46: Party Time
47: “No matter how good you get you can always get better and that's the exciting part”
48: We did it Eli! Kindergarten here we come!
50: "A mother's love is beyond measure." | Spending time with Pap and Brandi
51: A heart full of love
52: Hometown Parade
54: spring | sunshine | bloom
56: You're the Best Dad in the WHOLE WORLD!
57: The only bike that you would ride was Eli's hotwheel. I had to buy it from them at our annual yardsale.
58: SUMMER TIME FUN
61: hanging out | This year you became very brave in the pool. If you had your swimmers on there was no stopping you. You loved jumping in and having daddy & pap throw you. We had a great time at the beach!
62: IN THE SUN | YOU even got your own fishing license | You even got your very own fishing license
63: LOOK.... | You caught a fish!
64: DAY AT THE | We had a lot of fun squirting Pap at the beach. You also got to ride in the inner tube for the first time. You loved it!
68: If only the go carts went faster!
70: Abby & Max
72: We had a great visit with Aunt Lis and Max. We spent several days at the pool. Then Lis, Uncle Craig and us went to Kings Island for the day. Everyone had a lot of fun. Maybe next year Max can come too.
74: Grandpa & Nana came to watch you play soccer. Boy was it a hot day out there!
75: Daddy decided that he wanted to run a 5K. So this summer we trained. The Newtown 5K was our first race together. We both had a great run! Thanks for cheering us on Abby, Grandpa & Nana! | NEWTOWN 5K
76: The entire family met in Gatlinburg, TN to help celebrate Grammy & Pappy's Anniversary
79: We had a wonderful time on our trip. We went to the Aquarium, Dinosaur Museum and best of you you & Brandi loved the hot tub!
80: The Influence Of A Good Teacher Can Never Be Erased
81: It's time to say goodbye to all of our wonderful teachers and friends. You are headed to Kindergarten!
82: Kindergarten here you come. Can't wait to meet all new friends and your new teacher Ms. Mulvey.
84: MY SCHOOL BUS
85: Today I hurry off to school, To work and learn and play. I'm in kindergarten this year. What a happy day!
87: Lea asked you to be the flower girl in her wedding. You were so excited when the big day arrived. We had a lot of fun and you did a great job
88: Flower Girl
89: Dancing the night away
90: You decided to go up stairs & read some books. When I came up to check on you..this is what I found. How sweet you are!
91: Trying on different outfits for your school pictures
94: Hip Hip Hooray, It's My Birthday Today
95: You had such a fun time getting all dressed up, getting make up on and your hair done. Your father and I got such joy watching how happy you were!
96: It's Party Time! | We were very happy that Grammy, Pappy & Pap were able to come and spend a few days with us to help celebrate your 5th Birthday!
97: We had a wonderful time st Disney World
98: You loved getting your picture taken with all the different characters, especially the princesses.
99: SURPRISE! Mickey came to your room & left you extra special goodies for your birthday!
100: The Hollywood Terror Hotel | Your absolute favorite ride was the Hollywood hotel. We would ride it 4x in a row. You even picked it for your last ride on our last day there.
101: Universal Studios Dr. Seuss Land
102: HAPPY BIRTHDAY
103: For your party, we decided to have it a Recreations Outlet. Our friend Elaine made the cake for you. It had both Maggie and Spencer on it. The theme was of course doggies..
104: HAPPY BIRTHDAY
105: It was great to see some of your old friends from Goddard again. You hadn't seen them since you left Goddard to start kindergarten. Everyone had a great time!
107: You were invited to Ethan's dress up bday party. You guys had the best time. You were even daring enough to let a chicken stand on your head. Everyone got a big kick out of the animal guy!
108: Last soccer game of the season!
109: Indian Princess sleepover event at the YMCA. This is your first event as an Indian princess. I suspect that you & daddy are going to have a great time!
111: Annual tradition to go to burger farm and pick out pumpkins!
114: Our Bible Study group had a Halloween party for all the kids. Everyone had a great time and the adults laughed a lot watching you guys. I thought you made a very cute mummy! | Fright Night
115: Happy Halloween
117: We made a haunted house and decorated all our little pumpkins.
119: Trick or Treat. Be so sweet. Give me something good to eat.Trick or treat
120: You & your best friend
121: Picture of your board that we made for Star of the week | Doing your final take for the Church Christmas CD. What a great experience and I can't wait to hear the final result!
123: Happy Halloween
124: You were being silly, you wanted to see if you could fit inside Maggie's cage.. Maggie did think it was a little strange for you to be in there and not her.
125: GO XAVIER
127: A hike at the nature center with the tribe of the Indian Princesses.
128: We Rake, We Pile... WE JUMP!!!
129: May the bounty of the season fill your heart and home.
130: Playing on this nice fall day with Eli & Madie. So nice to be outside and get some fresh air!
131: C U T I E | Love this look!
132: Looking awfully cute in your new outfit!
133: You walked /rode your first 5K at the Holiday in Lights. | Reading to daddy
134: Those are some cute Turkeys!
135: Turkey feast for lunch. You weren't liking the pumpkin pie!
136: Making yummy treats | Mommy & daddy were headed out to run the Thanksgiving 10K race
137: Gobble 'til you Wobble | Our Turkey Feast
138: Headed out to the farm to find our "perfect" tree. I wonder how long it will take this year??? This will be Maggie's first trip to the farm.
139: OUR TREE
140: Dear Santa, I want one of everything
141: It's beginning to look like Christmas. Getting all the decorations up around the house.
142: "Although it's been said, many times, many ways, Merry Christmas to you!"
143: It''s time to put the final touch on the tree..... The Star.
145: Breakfast with Santa at daddy's work. You always enjoy the donuts, crafts and sitting on Santa's lap.
146: There is nothing better than spending Christmas with friends. Our tradition for doing a craft and exchanging presents with Eli & Madie. This year you got your absolute favorite, Chipettes!
147: Holiday Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days
148: Great season Pink Unicorns!
150: Bible study group Christmas party. We made a manger scene from pots. They all turned out really cute!
151: Dear Santa, I can explain... | We went and saw the play Holiday Follies. We really enjoyed the show!
152: Letter to Santa | All I want for Christmas is ...
153: Our trip to the zoo to see the Holiday in Lights. Cold, but always a good time!
154: Holiday Concert at STM
155: Christmas party at school, so many sweet treats to eat!
156: Happy 1st Birthday Maggie
157: J O Y
158: St. Nick Day! You were so excited to come home and see what St. Nick left in your stocking. So glad that he remembered to come to our house!!
159: A Season of Love and Laughter | Celebrating Christmas at Goddard with some old friends while on break from school
160: Happy Birthday Jesus! | Reading Twas the Night Before Christmas and setting out cookies for Santa
161: Christmas Eve Night | Can't forget to leave food for Santa's reindeer!
162: "Although it's been said, many times, many ways, Merry Christmas to you!" | Christmas Morning
164: We had a great time ice skating with Uncle Craig. Then we all went to Rockbottom for lunch
165: New Years tradition is going to a Xavier game, then going over to the Robert's house | You even stayed up till midnight. Happy New Year! 2011