S: Roshel Kay Carlson
BC: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. | Made with love for you from your Mom and Dad | Xmas 2011
FC: Shelly Kay | Sweet Baby Girl
1: Born at ClayCenter, Kansas | A snowy morning on March 29, 1961, at 5:40 A.M. | A New Mom | 7 lbs. 10 oz. 20 inches
2: Proud Grandma Walter with me at 4 months | MyFirst Home
3: Cute as a button | Sitting and standing at 6 mo. | Rolled over at 7 weeks, giggled at 11 weeks, first tooth 12 months, waved bye-bye at 7 months
4: Outside playing with Daddy 11 months | My first dog, Turk, who later became a police dog for the Wichita Police Department
5: Here's my best birthday present from Grandpa and Grandma Walter, my rocking chair. Mommy and Daddy gave me a little red wagon. | Let me get to this lamb cake. Mommy says I rubbed it all in my hair. | Happy 1st Birthday
6: One Year
7: After bath time with Daddy | Mother and Daughter
8: May all your Christmas dreams come true | Happy Holidays | I didn't like this guy, but now I do! | Did Santa come?
9: Xmas 1962 | My cousins, Sherry and Chris | Santa brought a doll bed, a doll buggy, and a wheel barrel | Grandpa and Grandma Walter gave me a tricycle.
10: 2nd Birthday | I got a swing set with slide for my birthday.
11: All dressed up for Easter | Dad, Mom, and I dressed in our finest for church on Easter.
12: Two Years Old | God's Gift
13: A play date with Mike Schoning at Utility Park in Clay Center | We fed the ducks duck bread. | Park Fun
14: My new baby brother, Doug | I'm not pinching him! | I'm the cutest!
15: Xmas 1963 | Is this my train or Doug's? | I'm a cowgirl!! | Did Santa come?
16: 3 Years Old
17: 3rd Birthday | It's hard to blow out this many candles! | Do I have a present?
18: I love my little brother and now he's one, but boy he's heavy! | Grandpa and Grandma Carlson | I like his birthday toys too!
19: Our little sweetie pie | 1964 Xmas on Lincoln Street | Wow! A high chair, an ironing board, and a new dolly. | Look at that new wagon!
20: Isn't he cute?
21: 4 Y e a r s O l d | How do you like my new purse? | Snazzy cowgirl boots!
22: "Although it's been said, many times, many ways, Merry Christmas to you!" | Xmas 1965 | Oh, I'm sleepy!
23: We love to run and play together outside. | Watch Grandma!
24: Happy 5th Birthday! | This is some good chocolate cake! | No, Doug! I can do it.
25: Wow! | What is this?
26: The Carlson clan on Grandpa and Grandma's 40th Wedding Anniversary | Easter egg hunt at the Court House in Clay Center
27: Xmas 1966 | Daddy reads the "Night Before Christmas". | Is this stove real?
28: 6th Birthday | My shiny new red bike | 1967
29: Dressed in our Easter best
30: Fluffy likes to sleep in my dolly's bed | Schatzie had 5 puppies | Our Pets
31: Xmas 1967 | A Barbie doll! | I love this Easy Bake oven!
32: 7th Birthday | My first birthday party
33: Tap and ballet dancing recital My partner was Jamie Gudenkauf
34: California | Colorado | We went on a big vacation with Grandpa and Grandma Carlson in the summer of 1968. | Summer Vacation | This is cold and wet!
35: Yellowstone Park | Black Hills South Dakota | This was so scary! I about wet my pants.
36: I hate these curlers!!
37: Xmas 1968 | Mommy reading "The Night Before Christmas".
38: 8th Birthday | These candles are getting harder and harder to blow out.
39: Walter cousins | Carlson cousins | We got sleds this year and boots. We went outside after opening our presents on Christmas eve and sledded down this big hill. | Xmas 1969
40: 9th Birthday | I hope it's clothes!
41: We could be best buddies or be fighting the next moment. | 2 minnows and 1 big whale | MEMORIES | Help me catch him, Doug. | I think I'm winning this marble game.
42: It was fun dressing him up in play clothes. | We adopted my baby brother, Trent, born on May 2, 1970. | Is he wanting to take a bath in this dishwasher? | You're not getting away from me.
43: Many happy birthdays | 10th | 11th | 12th | 13th | 14th | Sleepovers, basement parties and grandparents visiting for birthdays
44: 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | Merry Christmas | I'm glad Santa comes on | Christmas eve now after we take a car ride to look at Xmas lights.
45: Franklin School's Program | A little soft shoe for the crowd. | I'm a pretty good drummer. | I hope I'm in step!
46: My first recording | I played the saxophone in marching band, concert band and stage band. | Band Days
47: Senior | Proms | Junior | Date with Bobbie Staley | Went with Rob McGregor
48: Senior Class Play | "The Kiss" | Our Town
49: J O Y | Lots of Merry Christmases! | What a cute puppy! | My own T.V.!
50: Birthdays | I need help, Doug! | Is there any money in there?
51: Graduations | Congratulations | B.S degree in Respiratory Therapy | High school Grad
52: Memories | Ginger | ? Mystery Man
53: Cherished | Moments | Sleeping Beauty | Always liked talking on the phone | I got him now! | Ooh la la!