S: 2010 A Year Of Ranck Family Memories
FC: A Celebration of | Everyday Life
1: 2010 Christmas Card
3: Snowed In At The Farm
4: I was out shoveling all afternoon, and talked to many of the neighbors....came inside and realized my mascara and eye liner had run down my cheeks from the snowfall and sweat! | Henry and Curtis | The first of the big snowfalls began February 4, and by the end of February, the winter of 2010-2011 was officially the snowiest on record for the county.
5: Feb 7 = 18 inches Feb 10 = 16 inches
6: Skiing at Roundtop | Kerri and Jamy often went skiing with the Hagers
7: ALL BUNDLED UP | Lititz "Fire and Ice" Festival | At right, making s'mores with the Hagers | Watching ice sculptors at work
11: EASTER | happy | Spring Time
12: Easter treats from Aunt Esta | Easter Bunny Tracks! | Jamy and I won a photo contest at his work with a photo of our chicks. We dubbed it "Chick Magnet" and won the contest.
13: "Blossom by blossom the spring begins"
15: With the Price family
17: Hit one out of the park!
18: Sunday afternoon at Nixon Park, York County | We had intended to find Sue and Ed's church, but cgot lost....and instead happened to find Nixon Park! We enjoyed a short walk, and photoshoot, in the woods, along with a trip through their impressive nature center.
20: Soaking up the sun! | Jamy and Curtis rented a canoe for an afternoon on the bay
21: Ocean City, NJ | Riding home from the nature walk on the trolley | Evening nature walk
23: 4th of July at the Beach
24: Sunday afternoon at the | Quentin Riding Club
25: Our friends the Fishers | "The friends we meet on the path of life make the trip worth while."
26: Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival | Kayla tries Lamburger | We saw working sheepdog demos and a blade shearing competition
27: Summertime! | Time to freeze corn! | The kids made their own fun when they went to a muddy part of the pasture to play.
28: Celebrating the last day of school | Our Backyard Pool | Third-place finish at Turkey Hill 10K | Jamy finishes Pedal To Preserve
29: Dutch Wonderland | Redmond's Pool
38: Waterfalls | Pocono-area | We enjoyed getting wet here on the way home from the wedding
39: Corn | Where in the world are we?!? | Maze | Daze
40: HAPPY BIRTHDAY | Kerri Turns 5 | She decided she wanted a party at Lapp's Ice Cream | Boots and a glove for presents | This year Kerri took an interest in Irises, so we put in an order for a few special bulbs and planted them in the fall.
41: We shared a Bob and Larry cake | In honor of Curtis' canoe gift, Grandma made him a canoe cake (at right) | Kayla turned 2 and got a dolly from Grandma
42: The Great Outdoors | Father/Son Camping Trip at Gifford Pinchot Park, York County
43: We all enjoyed Curtis' birthday-present canoe in the stream on the farm. This summer Mom bought a canoe at an auction, too, so hnow we have two! | The kids always race to Katie and Chase's backyard pond. At center is the huge carp Jamy and the kids caught at the farm's stream | Hiking at Landis Woods
44: Central Manor Campmeeting 2010
45: Little Cabin In The Woods
46: Singing at United Zion Retirement Home We spent several Friday mornings here with the residents; we also went at Christmastime and brought the Dads along | King's Kids | Learning to Love God and Others | Also, Kerri accepted Jesus into her heart a few days after campmeeting.
47: Our Time at Ag Progress Days | We enjoyed a day together near Penn State as we worked for Lancaster Farming and learned a lot about agriculture!
48: King's Kids | What is your favorite thing to do in springtime? Go fishing Summer? Go fishing, trap, dig holes, catch frogs at campmeeting, catch crayfish Fall? go to fairs Winter? play in the snow (dig tunnels), snowball fights with Dad and Kerri What do you like best about your Mom/Dad/siblings? Dad: That he goes fishing and hunting Mom: That she’s a farmer Kerri: play outside together Kayla: She’s funny Katie Grace: When she smiles What is your favorite color and why? Green because that is the color of green frogs Favorite shirt and why? Mossy Oak shirt because it is a store with lots of fun things. Fishing stuff. Hunting stuff.
49: : | Favorite book: Where the Red Fern Grows, Sugar Creek Gang Favorite food? Steak Favorite dessert? Klondikes Favorite song? Who’s Got the Ball? (Andrew Peterson) Favorite thing to do: Dig up worms Favorite Bible Story: Jonah, b/c it has a fish in it that I would like to catch b/c it’s so big Favorite Fish: Sunnies, Because they’re easy to catch and they taste good. (father/son camp, and Jackie and Levi’s) What do you want to be when you grow up? Worm farmer What makes you laugh the most? Kayla, because she’s messy and stuff What kind of pet or farm animal would you like to have? Pigs What I’m memorizing now: Nine fruits of the spirit What I like to do with my family: go out for ice cream at Lapps With Mom: eating superman ice cream at Frizz and Freeze With Dad: Go fishing With Kerri: watch TV
50: Favorite Bible Story: Mary and Joseph, because it has Jesus when He was a Baby. Favorite Horse: Appaloosa, then Haflinger What do you want to be when you grow up? Cowgirl and a farmer. What I’m memorizing now: Nine fruits of the spirit. What I like to do with my family: play games (Candyland and Slamwich and Monopoly) with Dad: play monopoly wit him and Curtis. with Mom: going out for ice cream. with Curtis: laughing together. with Kayla: go in the bathtub with her. with Katie: talk to her and sing songs to her. If you had a day where you could pick what to do, what would you pick? Go to the zoo. Do you have any nicknames? Cricket, Kerelina What is your favorite thing to do in springtime? Play with Curtis; play games, Candyland, Hullaballoo. Summer? Go to the beach, play in the water and make sand castles. | Fall? Rake the leaves and play in the leaves. Winter? Play with Daddy and Curtis in the snow, make tunnels and throw snowballs at each other, bury each other. What do you like best about your Mom/Dad/siblings? Dad: That he loves me - he says it every night and you told me parents always love their kids. Mom: That she always is kind to other people and kind to me and she doesn’t give smacks as hard. Curtis: He always plays with me and today he wanted me to play with him, cutting the weeds down. Kayla: That we always play together and laugh at stuff like Curtis and Mommy and Daddy. Katie Grace: That she is cute. What is your favorite color and why? Pink. I used to not like it, but now I like it because it’s on my bike. Favorite shirt and why? My Longhorns shirt, because everybody always likes it except Levi. Also my brown rodeo shirt, because it’s a cowgirl thing. Favorite book and why? Sugar Creek Gang, Misty of Chincoteague. Favorite food? Spaghetti. Favorite dessert? Cotton Candy and Ice Cream and Popsicles. Favorite song? Away in the Manger, because it has Jesus in it and I always love Jesus. Favorite thing to do: Go out for ice cream at Lapps and watch fireworks.
52: Autumn Leaves Are Falling Down | Fall means hunting season | Levi showed us how to butcher a deer | Afternoon at Strasburg Railroad
53: Our day at KILE | Keystone International Livestock Expo | Riley and one of the sheep she exhibited | Participating in the Agri-Olympics | Everyone won a trophy and ribbon!
54: Trick or Treat
55: Pumpkin Rustlin' For the Pumpkin Pickin' Party
56: Nature gives to every season, a beauty all its own. - Charles Dickens | Cider-Making Tour | Cranking Out Applesauce | Calvary Church Harvest Fair | Hoedown at Good's
57: A Day to Give Thanks
58: Candy Lane | Making our wreaths
59: Finding just the right tree | Making our wreaths
61: J O Y | Dickens Days | We enjoyed walking around the craft show, buying homemade candy, visiting Santa, and getting the kids' picture taken with Dickens characters. Kayla fell asleep on the way out.
62: Meeting Three Springs Camp Horses
63: Cookie Bake Day
65: J O Y
66: J O Y
67: Christmas Eve Service