FC: MAYERS FAMILY 2010
1: Memories of our year...
2: so many | Each memory we keep with care means future happiness to share.
3: LIVE WELL LAUGH OFTEN LOVE MUCH
4: School Awards & Assemblies Michelle's 1st Grade class performed a "Courage" assembly where they sang songs and recited lines. Michelle received the Courage award for her class! | Some of my 1st grade friends at an assembly: Joveha, Niki, Michelle, Brooke, and Renn.
6: Father-Daughter Dance Mardi Gras! | Daddy & Michelle went to the dance with Mike & Elise Nalley
7: Mother-Son Dance Sports Night! | GO TEAM | Mommy & Jacob went to the dance with Monica & Bryce Alexander
8: A day at the Circus Circus Adventure Dome! A fun family day of riding rides together. Michelle got picked to go on stage with the clown - she had to sit on a balloon and try to pop it!
10: It's a beautiful day, don't let it get away. | Playing at the Springs Preserve
11: So much to discover, to climb in, to look at, and to try!
12: Spending time in our backyard and enjoying spring...Easter is almost here!
13: Getting our baskets on Easter morning | springtime
14: Easter Egg Hunt! | Our traditional egg hunt with neighborhood friends. The Love's and Mayers' backyard are full of Easter eggs - ready, set, hunt!
15: EASTER | happy | Spring Time
16: spring | sunshine | bloom | Celebrating Easter with family at the Sheet's house
17: cousins are a special gift! | April 2010 | Dominic, Alyssa, Michelle, Samuel, Savannah, Andrew, Jacob, Danny, Joey
18: Growing our butterflies! | It was so cool to watch the little caterpillars spin their chrysalis and then emerge as butterflies! | Butterflies are a sign of new life...
19: Missing & Remembering Went to visit the grave site on the one year anniversary of my dad's moving on from this life into the next. We decorated with pinwheels from each of the grandkids who love and miss their Papa. The butterfly reminds us of his new life with God!
20: "Families are like fudge ... mostly sweet with a few nuts."
21: MAKING MEMORIES
22: Happy 2nd Birthday Dominic! | I love airplanes! | Blowing out the candles is a big job for a big boy!
23: Birthday morning pancakes and candles | Opening lots of presents! | My new "Wow, Wow, Wubzy" pillowcase (Alyssa is inside!) | Cake time with my cousins!
24: Play time at my birthday party! | It was a fun day turning two!
25: A fun Memorial Day at a really cool park with our family and some friends. BBQ, water gun fights, splash pad, playground, teeter-totter...whew! What a day!
26: Water Rocket! | Three, two, one, blast off!
27: Jacob and Bryce | We love playing with anything wet during the hot summer...the water rocket is one of the best outside toys!
28: Sea World! June 2010 We took a family trip with Nana to Sea World and Knott's Berry Farm. We loved seeing all the whale and dolphin shows!
29: Sea World has lots of fun things to do...a play area for little ones, perfect for Dominic, and a climbing structure, animal talent shows, and neat things to see everywhere!
30: We're soaked! The water rapids ride got us all wet - so we went in the life size dryer to dry off, and warm up! | It was a wonderful day at Sea World. Michelle and Jacob picked out a toy pet - Jacob really wanted the GIANT Shamoo, whom he named "Beak".
31: We spent the next day riding all the fun rides at Knott's Berry Farm. Dominic just loved going on the airplanes! | Knott's Berry Farm and Camp Snoopy
32: Happy 6th Birthday Jacob! Super Mario Brothers party at the park. We played lots of water games and had squirt gun fights!
33: Mommy made this cake for our at home "family party" celebration. | This year Jacob really loved playing Super Mario on the Wii, he also loved Bacugans and Star Wars Legos.
34: Gymnastics Recital! Class Act's annual recital at UNLV Ham Hall. Michelle, Cayna, and Bethanie were in the same performance. We had fun doing a fancy hair-do over the silver headband. They did a routine to "Willie Wonka". Michelle was really good at turning cartwheels... even one-handed!
35: Kindergarten Memories! Jacob made it through all his reading lists and we threw him an ice cream party! He earned a metal from his teacher for completing all the lists. He also won the "Self Discipline Award" at the school assembly. | By The Yard It May Be Hard... But By The Inch It's A Cinch!
36: 60th Wedding Anniversary Party Grandma and Grandpa DeAngelis July 1, 2011
38: I baked and decorated the tiered anniversary cake for Grandma and Grandpa. It turned out pretty nice! | Elvis is in the house! Surprise guest appearance from Elvis himself!
39: Vacation Bible School! "Marvelous Mystery" During our fun week we learned some great new songs, did crafts and activities, and during the games Jacob got all wrapped up in toilet paper!
40: Other Fun Summer Memories! | Playing at the Big Horn Sheep Park to celebrate the end of school | Silly kids!
41: Goofball! | Last day of school! Bye Mrs. Wilmon and Ms. Lauretta | Moms Group friends: Tricia, Victoria, Sandra, Teri, Monica, Kristi, Bernadette, Sharon Anne, Cherize | Girlfriends at Teri's 40th birthday party. Karen, Kristi, Amy, Teri, Heather - just like old times!
42: Play Ball! | Spring and Fall Baseball teams this year! Rich and Adam coached Jacob and Danny's fall team.
43: GOAL! | Soccer Rules! | Michelle wanted to try soccer this year. She played on a team with her friends Isabel and Cayna. It was a fun team... so was the cupcake at the end!
44: Michelle starting 2nd grade and Jacob starting 1st grade!
45: Day at the Zoo | Trip to Albuquerque, October 2010
46: Balloon Fiesta
48: Star Wars | Jacob was thrilled to see the Darth Vadar balloon and all the Star Wars characters who were at the Balloon Fiesta - it was really cool! | Balloon Glow!
49: Pumpkin Patch! We got to go to a real pumpkin patch and pick our own pumpkins! The kids loved running around the field looking at all the different shapes and sizes of pumpkins! | There was so much fun stuff to do at the pumpkin patch. There were lots of kids rides and a hay ride out to the pumpkin patch, a big bouncy pad and little go-carts to drive. We had such a fun afternoon!
50: HAPPY BIRTHDAY MICHELLE! | 8 YEARS OLD! | Playing a dress-up relay game
51: Craft time! Decorating purses and headbands.
52: Trick or Treat | Trick-or-treating with the neighborhood kids | Star Wars! Anakin Skywalker, Padme Amadala, Jengo Fett, Princess Leia, & Yoda
53: Making Halloween treats with Grammy | Carving Pumpkins!
54: Cooked our first Thanksgiving turkey!
55: A Day to Give Thanks
56: Merry Christmas 2010
57: J O Y
58: Have a Holly Jolly Christmas
60: Looking at lights at Ethel M Cactus Garden | Watching the Holiday Parade in Henderson
61: Holiday Memories | Moms Group Christmas Party | Christmas Choir Performance