FC: Other things may change but we start and end with | Family | Memories made during 2011-2012
1: Collection '11 | 4070 eggs laid in the first year
2: B | T | H | U | B | Y
3: "Bathtime is successful when the kids get wetter than you do" | B | U | D | D | I | E | S
4: A child reminds us that playtime is an essential part of our daily routine
5: April 2011
7: April 24th 2011
8: Newport, RI | May 3rd 2011
12: East Beach | June 7th 2011
14: Preschool Class Picture | Julian, Peyton, McKayleigh, Aaron, Leah, Jake, Audra, Alexa, Grant, Gabrie, Maya, Neil, Jillian, Ana
15: Preschool Graduation June 9th 2011 | I did it!!!
16: There's no place like home except Grandma's
17: July Trip to Virginia
18: Horse Camp! | Jake goes to...
19: Hidden Brook Stables | July 11th-15th | “There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.” Winston Churchill
20: CONQUERED | Ty | the | GREAT | WHITE | THRONE | on | Monday, July 18th 2011, | at the age of 2 years, 4 months and 13 days | Pee Pee Potty!!!!
21: Hurricane | Irene | - 800,000 power outages - 5 Days without power - large trees block both sides of Chestnut Hill Road - 10 inches of rain in Washington CT | August 28th 2011
22: My new school! | Today started a new chapter in both our lives. For 5 years, we've spent all our days together. I'm so sad to see you grow up so fast yet so proud of you for being brave in this new adventure. | My new teacher Mrs. Sechen!
23: Off to school | September 6th 2011
24: September 2011 | Tyler Preston | @ 2.5 years old
25: Favorites Food: waffles, yogurt, grapes and mac cheese Movie: Smurfs, Ratatouille Toy: Choo Choo trains, Buzz Animal: "Neh Neh" and "Moo Cow" Stats: Brown Eyes Brown Hair Big Belly Nickname: "Cheeks" "Moose" "Ty Tys" Funny Quotes: "Wee Woo!" "I be done"
26: Holmberg | October 8th, 2011 | "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower." - Albert Camus
27: Fall Days Are Fun Days | Orchards | Jake lost his second tooth while eating an apple!
28: Happy Halloween | October 31st 2011
29: Today Jake went to NYC for the first time! It's been months in the making but we finally arrived. We left the house at 7am and arrived in the city by train around 11am. Grandpa, Meme, Aunt Caitlyn, Tia Maria, Uncle Jason and Bryan came with us. We saw ground zero, Time Square, M&M world, Rockefeller Center, Grand Central Station and Radio City Music Hall. We saw the Rockette's Christmas Spectacular show. It was amazing!!! Jake loved seeing the skyscrapers and subway trains. | 11/19/11
30: November 24th 2011
31: "No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks" Ambrose of Milan
32: Kindergarten 2011-2012
33: Things you learned this year: How to write your first and last name How to read and count All about the calendar and seasons Favorites: Color - Green Food - Spaghetti with meatballs, oatmeal, cuties! Toy - Nintendo 3DS, Mario Cart 7 and Sky Jump Movie - Cars 2 Volcanoes! Light up shoes Playing Choo Choo's with Tyler Friend - Alexa Hobby - Riding horses (Tucker) 4 feet tall 42 pounds Dark Brown Hair Freckle on the nose
36: Dear Santa, | We can explain...
39: Grave Digger | Stone Crusher | Oops! | Feb. 12 2012
40: March 4th 2012
43: Palooza | March 5th - 8th