S: November 2010- February 2011
FC: November | December | January | February
1: May The Bounty Of The Season Fill Your Heart And Your Home
2: Thanksgiving 2010 with Grandma & Grandpa
5: "Forever on Thanksgiving Day, The heart will find the pathway home." ~ Wilbur D. Nesbit
7: We had a great dinner and good company.
9: 2010 Christmas Photo: Kayleigh 7, Kassidy 2 and Trent 5
10: As a special treat we all went up to Hood River and boarded the Polar Express. The Muenters were able to come too and we all enjoyed seeing the snow and Santa!
11: Pajamas were a must!
15: Hot Cocoa, cookies & a reading of the book!
16: Christmas Sleds
17: Who needs Santa when you have Grandma!
18: z | The kids practiced their cookie skills, Kayleigh made a Turkey Fisherman and Kassidy enjoyed olive fingers!
19: We also made the beignets from Cafe Du Monde and enjoyed a beautifully decorated tree.
21: Dear Santa, I can explain... | Christmas Cookies 2010 | We had help from Lauren, Carena, Alex, Daniel and their mother Colleen and we ended up with dozens of cookies!
22: Time to Make Reindeer Food
23: After making the cookies we also made our traditional reindeer food- but Trent was a bit too tired to help. | We make it with oatmeal, cereal, raisins, crackers and lots of glitter!
24: Festiving with the Petersons!
25: Christmas Eve
26: Christmas Morning! The kids woke up early and dived into their stockings while waiting for Nana/Papa. Special Santa presents included Pillow Pets, Rudolph, Clarice and a new baby doll.
27: z | z | Pillow Pets! | Candy! | Alvin & the Chipmunks!
29: Dad got a Kinect for the Xbox 360, Mom got coffee accessories and a jewerly tree (with some new earrings to hang on it). The kids found some Zhu Zhu pets and sleds. Everyone had a great time!
31: Everyone was spoiled in the best way- with love, family and yummy food!
32: Papa got a new camera and the kids got stuffed animals for each other- before we stuffed ourselves at dinner!
34: We later celebrated Christmas with Grandpa & Grandma McAlmond at our house.
35: Kassidy got a special handmade blanket, Trent some new books and Kayleigh some crafty pens to enhance her creative ways! Nate received a Kindle and Christina a heated serving buffet. We got them a cruise on the Portland Spirit.
36: California Trip!
38: We had a great time at Gilroy Gardens- the rides, the lights and hot cocoa!
40: Nick- 10, Kayleigh-7, Trent- 5, Adam-3, Kassidy -2
41: Fun for all ages!
42: New Years Eve with the Greubels!
43: Party Girls! Picklejuice, Christina & K.C.
44: Crazy day with googles and beer butt chickens!
50: Celebrating with Kristie, Ty, Brittney and Shelby Jan 2011
51: Sharing California Christmas Gifts with Nana & Papa
52: It's the little things that make life beautiful
53: Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice... | January 2011... A visit from our dear friend Heather was a wonderful way to start the year!
54: Valentines Day 2011
55: A crazy snow day in February left us with canceled schools but not as much snow as predicted... but it was fun!
56: Glamor Girl | Kayleigh
57: 8 years old!
59: Friends | Make Up | Music | What is a glamor party without a glamorous cake- made by Grandma Jacque of course. We had some stylists on hand to help with hair and makeup in preparation for our own runway show!
60: Glamor Girls!
64: The Runway!
66: All girls love to pose!
67: Happy Birthday Kayleigh- we love you so much!
68: February Birthdays | Papa -72 | Nate - 37
69: Count your life by smiles, not tears. Count your age by friends, not years. | Kayleigh - 8
70: Uncle Gary & Aunt Beth teasing Kassidy | Sibling love
71: Dressed up like a Zhu Zhu | Outdoor wireless speakers | Cake! | Stermwheeler Ride
72: The party's here! | Present Time!
74: Celebrating with the McAlmonds and Hills
76: A late February snow day- just enough to cancel school and allow a bit of sledding!
77: snow is magical through a child's eye | a reason for hot chocolate!
79: Dress up days | What a crazy winter- full of crazy moments, laughs and plenty of love.