FC: A YEAR IN REVIEW
1: JANUARY Shawn & Zionay learned how to ski at Pebble Creek. | 2011
2: FEBRUARY | Zionay went to a cheerleading clinic with the Bengal dancers. They got to dance at halftime at an ISU game. Shawn & ZZ both completed the reading challenge and were invited to a very fun party .
3: MARCH | We celebrated Zionay's 7th birthday with a trip to Salt Lake. She also had a fun party at Outer Limits with her friends. And finally, we had a little party at family dinner. We also celebrated Pat's 60th birthday with a small party at home. The kids made a leprechaun trap for St. Paddy's day but once again the little fellow got away. | Happy Birthday Pat and Zionay.
4: APRIL | We took a great hike on Red Hill on a beautiful, blustery spring day. The view from the top is amazing.
5: It's wonderful to have a photographer in the family. Mary is always taking awesome pictures of us and our adventures.
6: Lots of interesting Easter eggs were created at Mary's house. Gram has the hard job of judging all of the masterpieces.
7: Our annual Easter egg dying contest. Danny won with "Freaky Dude".
8: The Easter bunny hid lots of eggs around our yard. I guess Shawn was hoping to get that wabbit.
9: EASTER | happy | Spring Time
10: We celebrated Shawn's 8th birthday this month. He had a party at Outer Limits with lots of classmates and his best buddy Danny. Laser Tag rocked!
11: April finally came to a close with the start of BASEBALL!! Shawn played on the Giants with a bunch of nice kids. If it involves a ball Shawn is in.
12: ZIONAY LOVES TO DANCE
13: MAY | ENCHANTED DANCERS RECITAL
14: Shawn's class went to Ross Park Zoo for a field trip. Both kids participated in field day. What a beautiful view to see everyday at school!! | Memorial Day visit to the Field of Heroes honoring lives lost in Afghanistan & Iraq.
15: SHOSHONE FALLS CREATED BY THE SNAKE RIVER AND IS THE SITE OF AN EVIL KNEIVAL JUMP. | THE FALLS ARE THUNDERING IN THE SPRING AND SLOW TO A TRICKLE IN THE HEAT OF THE SUMMER.
17: JUNE BACKYARD FUN | BIDWELLS & BUTLERS = FUN IN THE SUN
18: Summer Time! | JULY | TOOK A TWO WEEK TRIP TO NJ
19: SPENT A RAINY CLOUDY DAY AT POINT PLEASANT BUT NOTHING WOULD HAVE STOPPED THE KIDS FROM HAVING FUN
20: TAUTPHAUS PARK ZOO JULY
21: AUGUST ARRIVED AND WE HAD A BIG BBQ AND BOCCE TOURNAMENT WITH FAMILY & FRIENDS. | JESSIE & JEREMY WATCH THE FIERCE BOCCE COMPETITION | DANNY & JIM WERE GRILLIN' FOOLS
22: RELAY FOR LIFE
23: CELEBRATING 10 YEARS CANCER FREE!!
24: WILLIS RAN HIS 1ST MARATHON. WE LOVED CHEERING HIM ON. WE WENT TO THE STATE FAIR, SHAWN & WILL WENT FISHING AND WE WATCHED IN AWE AS CHINA PEAK BURNED. | CHINA PEAK
25: SEPTEMBER SHAWN STARTED THIRD GRADE AND ZIONAY STARTED SECOND GRADE.
27: SHAWN HAD A GREAT FALL SEASON PLAYING FOR THE VIKINGS
28: UNCLE WILL TOOK SHAWN FOR HIS 1ST CLIMBING EXPERIENCE | ROSS PARK ON "THE SHADY SIDE"
29: CRAZY CARTWHEELS
30: SEAN & ERIKA'S WEDDING | LOVED BEING WITH FAMILY
32: CORN MAZE
33: DOES CHOCOLATE MILK COME FROM CHOCOLATE COWS?
34: PLAYED A SILLY GAME IN SHAWN'S CLASS | THE KIDS RACED TO WRAP EACH OTHER IN TOILET PAPER.
35: I HAD A GREAT TIME READING IN ZZ'S CLASS. | TRUNK OR TREAT PARTY | FUTURE BENGALS CHEERLEADER