1: Snow Time!
2: Snow Cream! | 1 cup of snow, milk & sugar to taste. YUM!
3: In late February I had vascular surgery to correct a varicose vein. | I was showered in get well wishes and flowers!
4: By March we were ready for some signs of spring! Flowers poking through and the start of soccer season!
5: In late March we took a trip to Chocolate World to do the chocolate world ride and to make our own candy bars. It was the perfect cold weekend to find a special indoor activity and this fit this bill!
6: Chocolate = smiles! | Hershey's is the best!
7: Getting ready to make our candy bars. We had to wear aprons and hair nets.
8: Josh did NOT like his hairnet.
9: Then we went into the "factory", scanned our ticket and watched as our candy bar was made right before our eyes! | First we created our candy bar with all the additions we wanted.
11: While our candy bar was cooling we made our special wrappers. And when we were all finished we tasted the sweet taste of chocolate! | Brothers
12: April brought thoughts of warmer weather, but unfortunately it wasn't quite warm yet. Due to cold temperatures and rain, we spent more time inside and even had snow on April Fool's Day! Josh also had his ear tubes removed.
13: By Easter things were looking warmer! Due to an unfortunate pinched nerve in Bob's neck, we spent Easter at home. We made pineapple casserole and pork tenderloin and enjoyed the quietness of being home.
14: May brought successful yard sales, Josh's 4th birthday, Mother's Day AND finally warm sunny days! | Happy 4th Birthday!
15: Our budding soccer star! Tommy scored his 1st goal on Saturday, May 7th which tied the game! | Go Tommy!
16: End of Soccer Season | Good times!
17: Soccer buddy's birthday party
18: Robins love to build nests in our front door wreath and this year we were again graced with baby birds! They hatched on Josh's birthday weekend again (the last time we had baby birds was 2008 and they also hatched on Josh's birthday weekend!)
19: MomMom and PopPop spoiled Josh with presents!
20: Josh also had his first birthday party with his friends from school! Sophia, Payton, Amir, Aiden, Aikeen and Landon came. Carson, a family friend, also came! | Kids just wanna have fun! | Playtime!
21: Josh and his "best" friend, Amir.
22: Mother's Day 2011 | Perfect Day
23: Josh's 4th Birthday
24: These boys are my everything! I'm so thankful for the opportunity to be their Mommy! | Brothers!
25: FUN! | Daddy ordered something that came with dry ice and the boys had a blast with it!
26: Memorial Day Weekend | Fun. Sun.
27: Family. Food.
28: In June I was blessed to be able to go on a field trip with Tommy to the Turkey Hill Experience!
29: Father's Day weekend Joe took the boys camping for the first time! They had an awesome time and I was able to join them for swimming, dinner and s'mores! | Boy's Weekend!
31: A weekend to remember!