2: Just a few pictures from the opposite book we made. Kalen helped me think of all the opposites that her and Reid could do. | sweet | tough | up | down | black | white | wet | dry | long | short | awake | asleep
3: Bread to Flour | We had so much fun making our Bread to Flour book. We took pictures of each step and made our own book. You both love to read it.
5: Let it snow! We got to play in the snow several times in Arkansas & Oklahoma. We went sledding, made snowballs, & snowmen.
6: painted love bugs, glit11ter hearts, finger painting,heart donuts,sugar cookies, valentine's day tree, yarn hearts, valentine day cards, everyone loved the glitter they got in the mail
7: 4 yrs. old
8: 4 | yrs
9: Mommy & Daddy woke you Sunday morning singing Happy Birthday. You had a birthday surprise waiting in the den for you, a BIKE! We had blueberry muffins for breakfast which melted your birthday candle. You helped make number four sugar cookies to take to your Sunday school class. Daddy surprised you with barbecue chips for lunch before we headed to roller skate. You and Cooper wanted fto go Roller Skating for your Birthday. The young and older had so much fun. You helped Mommy make your pink Cinderella cupcakes for everyone to enjoy. PaPa built you a doll house for your loving family people. Cinderella called and wished you a Happy Birthday!!!
10: 2 | yrs
11: We had a park and picnic day for Reid's Birthday. You two had so much fun running, climbing and slidng. Daddy surprised us later in the week with a trip to Chuck-E-Cheese for both of your birthday's. | PARK | giving our neighbor Mr. Strange a hug for your B-day gift.
12: You picked out a Thomas the Train Birthday cake for Mommy to make for your & Uncle Shane's birthday party!!! | Happy | 2nd | Birthday
16: We had so much fun dying Easter Eggs & hunting them was a blast. You both also liked to hide them, Reid would hide them all in one spot ( he was so proud.) We had everyone over on Monday night to celebrate Easter. Aunt Jessica & Casey got the eggs hid before the BIG storm hit!
17: Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O. | And on his farm he had some pigs, E-I-E-I-O. | With an oink-oink here and an oink-oink there, | Here an oink, there an oink, everywhere an oink-oink.
18: Reid caught his first fish, but wasnt to sure about it. He kept saying Daddy back, Daddy back. You should hear his fish story now. | Little Miss Pinkalicious fishing pink MiMi bought you and Reid lifejackets to go fishing in.
19: Fun times with our neighbor Hannah
20: Reid didn't make it to our shopping trip to Atwoods after skating and eating. | Keely's 9th Birhday
24: Topsey Exotic Ranch | Family Reunion | We had so much fun staying at Grndma & Granpa's in the RV that had bunkbeds!! We went to Topsey Exotic Ranch and got to see and feed so many different animals. The cousins played, & played, Bryce played music for them while they played music chairs (in the dark), court, ball, water games etc. We cooked breakfast out, & supper, made smores and celebrated Aunt Krystals Birthday. So many memories were made!!! | Lampass, Texas June 23-26
25: Jennifer, Tyler, Cooper, Wade, ,Keely, JaeLyn, Conner, Grandma, Grandpa, Wyatt Reid, Tucker, Kalen, Barrett, Anna
26: Stars, Stripes,& Smiles
27: Yummy cookies & cupcakes you made | Oh what a beautiful tree | Reid had to have meat on the bone. | Poppy & Nunny had lots of family & friends over to celebrate the fourth. We enjoyed eating and swimming with our cousins!!!
28: Kalen loved to dress up, and Reid would join in on the fun. Oh the sound the dresses up shoes would make when you danced.!!!
29: The Princess has found her Prince!!!!
30: Dressed and Ready for Wednesday night church. Kalen is full of style!!! She picked out her own clothes and Mom curled her hair!! Reid is full of Character!!!
32: I thought we were going over for just a swim, but I was surprised with a special shower from our family!! (Kalen knew and kept it a surprise) | SURPRISE!
33: For now in Mommy's tummy.....Forever in her heart.... | How loved you already are | This is one blessed little brother
34: The most wonderful sound our ears can hear is the sound of a newborn baby!!! | Kord Andrew Groves 8lbs.
35: Blessed Beyond Belief | Brand New Brother | Kalen and Reid couldn't wait to meet and hold their new baby brother. When Kalen found out she would be getting a new brother she quickly asked if we could name him Andrew. We don't know where she came up with the name, but on the way to the hospital we decided to use Andrew as Kord's middle name. Kalen was excited beyond belief when Brad shared the name we chose for our new bundle of joy.We had kept his name a surprise until he arrived. | our family is
37: We Finally meet | and the story begins