S: Birthday Month & Disney Fun 2011
BC: Grabiec Energy Productions
FC: Birthday Month and Disney Family Fun 2011
1: Snow Visits us in South Carolina! We were snowed in for 5 DAYS! | Thirty-some odd years in Michigan... never snowed in... come to S Carolina...unbelievable
2: Happy 5th Birthday Ethan! | Gatti-town with Fantastic Friends!
3: Is there anything better than guns? | Star Wars Birthday Cupcakes and lots for Alex to do too!
4: Ethan starts basketball league at the YMCA
5: Alex celebrates a happy 2! | Sometimes it is hard to put the milk down- so Ethan helps
6: Mystery Cat in the Dishwasher
7: Some Random Shots.... | y | Yes- he still twirls his hair even playing ball....
8: Preparing for the SuperBowl Party 2011 Alex helps with some brownies and Ethan can now START the blower by himself- getting it on his back is a little more complicated...
9: Superbowl Pandemonium- Good food- great friends!
10: Heading to Disney with Aunt Erin and co. Ethan and Emma had great water fun games...We had our own pool and hot tub right at the house! Perfect.
11: Finally! Magic Kingdom. It was INSANELY busy- but our first stop- Pooh Bear's ride! | Em's face pretty much sums up the week: Ethan tackling from behind...Em screaming & Keenan wondering what is going ON?!
12: Dumbo and Pooh Bear. Alex really did like the rides... just not sure at first.... | Keenan was a very good sport for the rides | Special Mickey Treats for good Mousketeers.
13: SO much to do... we did have a few tired moments. Luckily there were a lot of hands around to hold. thank goodness for Grandma Sandy!
15: Alex got some Downtown Disney time while Ethan and co. hit Hollywood Studios
16: Ethan joined Emma and crew for a special trip to Hollywood Studios! What is better than riding on a real Star Wars racer?! Giant Ants and Monsters galore.
17: Welcome to ANIMAL KINGDOM! So much to do- so much to learn!
18: Jungle Safari had SO MUCH to see we could hardly contain our screaming excitement :) Alex and Keenan were practicing Hi-5s. SO MANY cool animals!
19: Over at Pochahontis Island we met crazy creatures and Ethan got the first touch of the baby gator! Alex was not too certain about posing with a Princess...but he did love Cousin Emma
20: Alex proves mom wrong and crashes in the stroller EVERY DAY! | Ethan learns the sad realities of Carnival Games. You don't win. There were tears.
21: We decided to test the water rides (twice) on the chilliest day (79)... we got a LITTLE SOAKING WET! Since Alex couldn't go- he found his own ways to cool off.
22: So much to see and do. What a GREAT trip!
23: St Augustine
24: So many treasures to discover... lucky thing Daddy has BIG pockets.
25: Unca Mike and 'Acole come for a belated birthday visit! It was a beautiful weekend! | Alex still hasn't perfected turning... There were some road blocks...
26: All Sports day in the sunshine!
27: Luckily Ethan had his new Soccer shin pads! Star Wars colors of course.... | They get daddy water & all we get are these stupid chairs and sidewalk chalk!
29: A little Birthday Celebration ...apparently Alex's new bear needed some medical attention
31: A visit to Jones Gap ... Alex was pretty insistent that he go into the FREEZING cold water. Ethan was feeling a little silly
32: The joys of living in the south...impossible advertising...
33: Due to bad sportsmanship on Kevin- and skilled playing on the part of the girls- GIRLS WON 4-EVA!