S: Holidays 2010-2011
FC: Holidays 2010-2011
2: Not A Creature Was Stirring Not Even A Mouse (NOT! Lots of stirring...) | Holiday Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days
3: Enjoying The Holly Days
4: Jesus Is The Reason For The Season | Tomball Parade
6: Camping Mission Tejas | 2011
7: near Palestine, TX and the Polar Express
8: “Life is either a great adventure or nothing.” ~Helen Keller
9: Fireside Fun | Dutch oven cobbler and UNO by the campfire...
10: We get to ride on the Polar Express...
11: to the North Pole!!
13: It doesn't matter where you go in life or what you do ..... it's who you have beside you.
14: North Pole bound...
15: And we have matching pajamas thanks to Grandmom... | Dylan dancing in the aisle
16: The conductor punched our tickets...
17: ...then the staff brought us "Hot, hot, hot...hot CHOC-O-LOT!"
18: On the ride home, Santa gave every child a little gift...Christmas spirit bells from his sleigh... | love
20: Lanier Christmas Party
23: STING! up close
28: petting zoo & pony rides
31: Santa Smiles
32: Benny Carol | Jerry Richard | Bonnie Dennis | Buddy Nancy | Donnie Debbie | Danny | Family
33: Christmas in Louisiana | Cousins
34: Family Is The Best Part Of Christmas | Louisiana
35: Christmas Time Brings So Much Pleasure When You Have Family To Treasure
36: On the way home from LA, we had a free night at the casino, so we stopped to spend the night in the nice rooms, and let the kids enjoy the fancy hottubs...then we took Anna back again in March to play in the fun lazy river and swimming pool.
38: Only in Texas can we swim on Christmas Eve...
39: Christmas Eve
40: Anna's letters to/from Santa
44: Mick's favorite gift...which I have to admit has paid off for me quite nicely...yum!
46: We are living happily ever after... | ...way to photo bomb, Amy! :)
47: Together is the best place to be!
48: Leah read the Christmas story from Memaw's Bible...then Josh read the kids a story too...
49: Christmas Time Brings So Much Pleasure When You Have Good Friends To Treasure | ...and the girls serenaded us with a Christmas song
50: THE PRESENTS ARE FUN, BUT THE SMILES AND SNUGGLES ARE THE BEST PART...
52: GUMBO & BINGO
53: CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS
54: Clubhousing and Adventures with Grandmom
60: Good food, friends, fireworks, and fun... | Happy New Year 2011
62: Happy Birthday, Anna!
63: 9 yrs old | Cake made by our neighbor and friend, Lyndsey Craven
66: Anna is a lucky girl to have so many people who love and spoil her. We are proud of you Anna-Bop...you are growing into a beautiful young lady inside and out.
68: Calendar Garden, Magnolia
70: Hippity Hoppity Easters On Its Way
73: Some Bunny's Having An Easter Egg Hunt | "Ready, Set, Go...Hurry...find the eggs...Jesus is coming!"
74: ...a nice surprise to have my favorite dinner (Mexican food, of course) | ...with some of my favorite people | My 40th
76: He is always a great big brother and cousin...willing to play with the little ones and hang out with us old ones. He even took his Grandmom and the rest of the family with him to the casino to celebrate his 21st bday and have his first margarita. Love you, Josh! | I don't think Josh realizes how proud we are of the man he has become.
78: Family Reunion 2011
79: We bet Dad when he sat down there that he'd be asleep in 5 minutes...yep... | Family, Fun, Food and NO Fireworks (burn ban)
80: That would be Jonathan...
81: Amazing Fun on the Fourth | That would be Jonathan... | and Jonathan's foot...
82: Leah | My beautiful girl turned 18 this year! First graduation and then off to Sam Houston and her first steps toward the FBI
85: Besides Leah's, we have so many September birthdays in the family that we decided to have one big party. It was great to see extended family and hang out by the pool.
87: To celebrate our anniversary, Mick and I planned a weekend in Dallas with some good friends, Brent and Kris Frenchak and Roy and Ann Jones. We saw West Side Story at the Dallas theater the first night, and then some site seeing and a Murder Mystery Dinner on Saturday night. It was a relaxing, fun weekend. | We even hit another Bass Pro Shops on the way home.
88: "You think he was a plumber?" | This was no Wicked ...but a fun night out...
89: "Hobo Monument" | "shh...you'll wake him up" | And this is NOT the book depository, BTW
91: And this would have been his view had he looked up at the shooter... | The X marks the spot where Kennedy died. | Conspiracy theorists still hang out at the Plaza and tell their version of the story to visitors who will listen (Brent)
93: The book depositorywindow that JFK was shot from... | The view from that window, overlooking Dealey Plaza
94: JFK Memorial
95: a great afternoon
96: Murder Mystery Dinner Intercontinental Hotel, Dallas | Brent's little entourage of minglers...:)
98: Happy Halloween
100: I really miss these silly little faces... The Dickerson's moved to Vermont and are thrilled to be growing up with the Wilsons now...
101: And what better way to celebrate Granddad's birthday...with his favorite...
103: I didn't take a lot of pictures at Thanksgiving this year...we were too busy devouring all the good food and enjoying each other's company. We played a very crazy game of Taboo with a living room full of cousins and kin at the Maywalds...good times...then on to the Methvin house for more food and family.