S: Growing Up Waupeton Style at Mile 600: The Rettenmeier Family 2001 - 2012
FC: The Rettenmeier Family 2001 -2012 | Growing Up Waupeton Style
1: This book is dedicated to Dr. Lisa Rettenmeier. Congratulations on all of your accomplishments as an educator, as a wife and as a mother. We are proud of you!
2: Son-Of-A-Gun it's 2001! | This is Lukas Rettenmeier | This is Joshua Rettenmeier aka Froggie | aka Tater
3: This truly is a "Family Tradition!" | Joe | Lisa | Diane | Marlene | Pops | Earl
5: You've Come a Long Way Baby! | Not OK
6: Happy 4th Birthday Lukas | FACT: Josh will never have a summer birthday! | Josh is so gonna want this! | First fishing pole! | It's not fair! | cheese
7: Best day Ever! | One of many!
8: Listen to story 'bout a man named Jed..poor mountaineer barely kept his family fed? | 5 cent tours
9: It's 2002...What Shall We DO? | OH GREAT! Another one of Luke's Birthday Parties! | Mommy told you to stop snitching the frosting | Busted!
10: Luke's Sixth Birthday this way
11: All I can see is 2003! | I wouldn't Lukas...
12: One of Many Fish Fries | snitcher! | sneezer!
15: He's up He's down | She's Out!
16: First Summer Home
17: If you want more... | Luke turns 7 | Here's 2004
20: Joshua Joseph
21: Lukas John
22: Annika | Ava
23: Jada Rose
35: Margaritaville on the beach today! | Keepin' it simple
36: Get Your Kicks in 2006! | He's gonna need braces
37: Every day is kids day!
38: In think I'm in heaven... in 2007! | Are You Ready for some Football?
39: Rock Star | Team Tyler | Just me and Dale
40: OK so you take his ski's away and drag him by a rope behind the boat..What did he do to deserve this? | COOL! | It seems wrong...
41: The boat with the boom!
42: And this will hold me up? | Oh Chester
44: A moon in June, BUTT... it's great in 2008! | Is that the log that kicked my ass? | Tater's Dad - The Agitator
45: Holy crap! Is that Dale coming at me?
46: The boys eat ALL of Grandma Rett's cookies | Wish I could have a cookie! | Who took the cookies? | Brats
47: The Wilwert Water Bugs | c u t e | 2009 is oh, so fine
48: In 2009 we cross the line.... with the first annual teachers gone wild! | What is Dale doing? I'm scared!
49: Not a doctor yet, but Lisa saves Nikki's life after getting banged in the head by her ski | Am I still bleeding? | we'll sew it up with some fishing line. | Hold still
50: Please Joe, make the boat spin again! | In my happy place
51: Equipment brought in just so Josh could get around better! | Could you push some sand over here so I can get down this hill? | Tony says his goodbyes | A summer bummer! | Mental Toughness
52: Riding the storm out! | Lisa, do you have a basement? | No Ben, just hang on tight!
53: Hey Ludy is there any hail in the forecast? | It's all fun and games until Rotten sees a bad storm approaching!
54: Earl and Pops make sure the work is getting done. | My brother loves getting his bands dirty...I'll keep my desk job! | Nothing runs like a Deere
55: Pops and Diane love their home... but there's a party on the beach today! | And it's a good one!
56: Wow, this is a lot to take in! | Crank up the tunes! | Future PHD? | I Love Ya, Man
57: Just good ol' boys | Twink sings a little Alan Jackson
58: SOME DAYS YOU JUST GOT TO DANCE & SING... THIS IS ONE OF THOSE DAYS!
59: Josh can take whatever the world hands him! | ouch! | Courage & Attitude really help!
60: C A T C H | C L E A N
61: 2010...Pack those coolers again!
62: 2011 WOULD BE heaven.... If Joe had gasoline. | The boat looks nice | What does that fancy boat take, Joe? Unleaded or Regular? | A little bit of an oops moment for Sam's Uncle Joe, but Pops comes to the rescue in old reliable.
63: Red Solo Cup Beer Pong!
64: Lean to the left Sam | Thorns between the roses. | Play with ME Lukas
66: F.A.T. Teachers Go Wild....Again! | The Lex Family returns to Waupeton | Let's go Joe!
67: Scoring a "10"
68: They grow up so fast...
69: WELCOME TO OUR WORLD | IT'S ALL GOOD
71: JOE'S CABIN PICTURE | MILE 600 | Well done Tina and P.J. | God Bless This Home
72: LOOKIN' GOOD LISA! MAY NOT BE THE PERFECT WAY TO GET A TAN... BUT LOOKIN' GOOD!
73: Lisa, At days end you and Joe can rest well knowing you have been blessed with amazing family, special friends and the gift of the Mississippi River! With Love, The Papes