S: Josie Brynn Hilton August 2010- August 2011
1: Happy 4th Birthday!!
2: The more you dress up, the more fun you have -Brian Molko
3: Little girls have magic of their own | Josie's birthday wishes were for a princess party with all of her friends and family. She also requested a purple princess castle cake and Waldo pizza (an allergy free pizza). Family from St. Louis and Kansas were all able to make it! Everyone had a great time!!
4: Your smile brightens my day | Apple Orchard with Josie's preschool class!!
5: Josie's food allergy walk She raised over $200 by selling flower pens that she made! | We had shirts made that said I'm walking...for Josie and others with food allergies!'
6: We took many trips to Caroline's pumpkin patch!!
8: Little Bo Beep has lost her sheep...
10: Josie's preschool thanksgiving program
12: St Louis for a late Thanksgiving
13: Always in my heart | Riding Horses at Uncle 'Bud'''''''s
14: Ladies Tea Party
15: mops x mas | MOPS Christmas Party
16: Annual Children's Mercy Christmas Party and trip to see the trains at Crown Center
17: Christmas with the Hilton's
18: Cookies for Santa | Christmas morning
19: A very princessy Christmas, for sure.! Highlight of Christmas day was the girls getting princess phones and then taking pictures of their princess tent with their phone!! | !
20: Another winter with lots and lots of snow!! When we had snow on the ground it always seemed to be too cold for snowman-building. But the girls still had lots of fun sledding and making snow angels!!
21: Big announcement!!! | Josie and Addie are going to be big sisters August 3rd!! | Big announcement!!!
22: Happy Bee- Day Addie!!
23: Nothin' better than a party with friends!
24: HUGS | At church for the annual Easter breakfast and Easter egg hunt!!
25: Easter Morning in St. Louis | Josie had been wanting an umbrella and new rain boots for a whule...the Easter Bunny came through!!
26: Worlds of Fun!
27: Last day of Preschool | Josie got the 'crafty' award because of her love of cutting paper!!
28: We stayed with Laura and Ed (Mark's Aunt and Uncle) and visited many fun places. Pictured here: Minnehaha Falls and the lake/park in Laura and Ed's neighborhood | Family Vacation | First stop: Minneapolis
29: Sculpture Park | Stone Arch Bridge
30: Mall of America | The girls got to ride all the rides they could handle AND eat at the American Girl Resturant! Josie's favorite part of the day was being able to feed her doll everything she ate!!
31: The Botanical Center and i-cubs baseball game | then on to Des Moines
32: We went to the Omaha Zoo the first day! Josie's favorite animal that day was the monkeys. They were especially playful and she even found a fake tree branch to 'monkey' around on!! | Then on to Omaha!!
33: We went to the train museum (pictured on the left) and then on to the Pedestrian Bridge and nearby park! There was a lot of flooding in the Missouri River when we went so it was extra interesting!
34: Our version of the Three Little Bears!!
35: and then finally on to the Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City
38: Baby Zane Thomas Born 7/27/11 at 7:53 7lbs 8 oz, 19.5 inches long
39: Josie decided that being a big sister to her brother is 'fantanstic'!! She is a great helper!!