FC: Ernster Memories, 2011
1: The Ernsters
2: This year is dedicated to Robyn's grandpa Lyle McKercher
3: This year is also dedicated to Chris's grandpa Norbert Ernster
4: This year is also dedicated to Robyn's grandpa Dwight Tackett
5: Barb's Retirement Celebration
6: A Weekend Getaway in the Hills My parents had their trees thinned, so Chris and I decided to rummage through the piles of cut logs and take some. we plan on peeling the bark off and turning the wood into furniture. | Chris and Rusty
7: Renovations Chris has started yet another project... the basement. He is putting in a bathroom and tearing out some walls to make a wide open space. | Chris and David | Chris and Robyn
8: Fairy Tale Murder Mystery Dinner Little Bo Peep~ Jayme John Horner~ Mom Red Riding Hood~Grandma Jill~ Me (Robyn) Big Bad Wolf~ Dad Cinderella~ Alexi The victim~ Jack And the murderer was... ME!!
9: This orchid was a gift to help me remember that even in a world that seems so full of death, we can be thankful for the HOPE of eternal life.
10: Happy Easter | Camdyn, Carson and Kinsley with Auntie Robyn
11: This hollowed out tree trunk was where Chris proposed to me. It was burnt down last fall and will eventually be turned into a tree house.
12: Grandpa Tackett's Funeral in Tabor, Iowa | Scott and Laurita | Robyn, Alexi, and Jayme
13: Grandpa McKercher's Funeral in Peru, Nebraska | Aunt Rhonda and Robyn
14: Robyn Graduates with her Masters in Leadership: Reading Specialist | Robyn and Jess
15: After 3 years of grad school and a year of thesis writing I have finished the long journey.
16: Memorial Weekend at the River | Rusty | Our Niece Carson
18: A Trip to the Cabin | Chris killed a snake that was close to the cabin | Mark ran a marathon in Deadwood
19: Kinsley showing her bandaid
20: Four Wheeling | Chris, Dave, Laurita, Scott and Dennis
21: Exploring the Waterfalls | Chris and Mike | Mike and Paige
22: Our 4 Year Anniversary
23: We spent some time clearing out fallen trees in my parents land. We also found logs for Chris to use for log furniture. | Dennis, Dave, Scott, Chris, Mike and Paige
26: Pregnancy Journey | 8 Week Ultrasound: Got to hear the little heartbeat. It was the greatest sound I have ever heard! 6/11/11 | Baby Bump at 3 months | Baby Bump at 4 months | These past 4 months have been a roller coaster of excitement, worry and lots of morning sickness. Glad the 1st trimester is over and excited to meet this little blessing!
27: Baby Bump at 5 Months | It's a Girl! | 20.6 week ultrasound 10/10/11 | Baby bump 22 weeks | Baby Bump at 6 months | Baby Bump at 7 Months | Baby Bump at 8 Weeks | 32 Week Ultrasound | Baby Bump at 9 Months
28: Pregnancy Pictures at 22 weeks.
33: Gender Reveal Party! | To share that Baby E is a girl we invited friends and family over. We ordered a cake that was pink in the middle so when we cut into it everyone got to see it's a girl! My sisters were shocked as they thought it was a boy. My dad was excited because he said he knows what to do with girls. What a fun night with family and friends to share in our excitement.
34: Our Best Present