S: Seasons of Change- Our Family August 2011- March 2012
FC: of change | August 2011- March 2012
1: A Year in Review | With each passing year, these kids continue to surprise and amaze us. They are bigger and smarter, yet remain kind and loving. Times with our friends and family remain so precious and they are now memories to cherish.
2: Happy 10th Birthday Tommy
3: August 2011
4: Cameron Lee Thompson
5: Everyone loves coming to watch Cameron play soccer. He really is a good player and he has a great coach, his daddy!
6: Cameron making a save in goal
7: At times, Cam can get a little distracted while in goal...
8: Lia dancing it up at home in her heels and panties
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10: Having a cousins day while Aunt Annie and Uncle Joe are in Vegas. | September 20, 2011
12: Eliana Rudd | We had a book party from Usborn books and our friends and family came over. The kids had just as much fun playing together as the adults.
13: The girls love to play dress up together. Each one had on a dress and shoes. They looked adorable and had so much fun! | September 28, 2011 | Lia, Layni and Jess
14: On a Thursday home with Mommy, Lia fell asleep in her underwear while watching TV. She looked so peaceful and Mommy couldn't resist taking pictures!
15: Sweet Baby Lia with her night-night
16: Happy Birthday Sienna Enochson | October 2011
19: Despite the cold weather, we had a fun time at Stokoe Farms. It was a wet fall day and the cider and donuts helped to warm us up! | Erin, Tricia and Cheri: friends since first grade
20: The kids loved playing in the corn and on the toys inside the barn. They were covered in powder!
21: Cameron milking the fake cow.
22: Erin, Tricia and Cheri with our daughters Lia, Sienna and Lily
23: Despite the cold wet rain, we had fun together and the kids liked to play together
24: Baby Olivia Arnitz Sweet baby Olivia joined this amazing family and has such great parents: Steve and Michele. Everyone loved holding her... her sisters, Cameron and Lia
25: Lia, Cameron, Taylor and Sam holing Livy!
26: A beautiful fall day at Farmington Grove Park. We all took a walk and played on the swings, monkey bars, and slides. It was nice to get fresh air!
28: Cam plays football 2011
29: Cameron attended a five week football camp pout on by Town of Canandaigua.
31: A Day at the Circus | Blue Cross Arena, October 30, 2011
32: 11/11/11 | Erin's 35th Birthday
33: This was such a special birthday for so many reasons... First: it was 11/11/11! Second: Kate drove in that Friday night and surprised us all at the restaurant (except for Brian who knew!) Third: Katie told everyone she was expecting!
34: Happy Birthday Mommy!
35: Lia came to Mommy's work carrying a cake that she made with her Mimi. It was the only cake Mommy had that year so it was much appreciated. Lia was so proud of herself and loved to play with the light up cupcake.
37: Happy Birthday Grandma Smackers!! November 2011 Horseheads, N.Y.
38: Lia, Cameron and Mikey
39: The kids love to play outside at Grandma's. We all try and help her put things away and begin to bring out her fall and winter decorations. It's nice for the family to spend time together.
40: DAD'S NIGHT AT PRESCHOOL November 2011
41: Lia got to make a helmet, be an astronaut, use tools, make cookies and spend special time with her Daddy and Papa. She is so lucky to have such strong and supportive men in her life. She is loved.
42: It was a beautiful fall day and we decided to gather up leaves and make placemats. We collected leaves, shredded and cut crayons, put them between waxed paper and ironed them together. It was a fun family project and we used the placemats that night for dinner.
43: Blood doesn't make a family, memories and love do.
44: Making our own turkey dinner...
45: We had Nonni and Papa over for a repeat Thanksgiving dinner. Brian and Erin like different types of stuffing, so we made both! It was a great day spending time together!
46: A haircut from Aunt Laura! We decided to cut Lia's hair to shoulder length. It turned out so super cute!
47: Uncle Jeff, Michael and Tyler gave Lia some lipstick for her birthday. She loved to dig it out and put it on.
49: Chrissy's basketball team had a tournament of games at RIT and Mike, and family, flew in to surprise her! It was awesome to see Chrissy play and spend some time with her!
50: Catching Snowflakes | Chrissy is such an inspiration to all of us and an amazing role model to her younger cousins. She has been so successful with school and sports. We know that she will continue to make significant impacts on our lives, and all that know her!
52: Happy Birthday Annette! We went to Papa Joes for some dinner and had cake at the karate school to celebrate with Annette!
53: While at the karate Laura and Erin decided to practice some skills. It was time for some Bo-Bo Kumite.
54: Lia's Pet "Coconut" Lia got a guinea pig from Santa and she just loves her. Lia loves to hold and pet coconut. She is a great mom to her!
56: A Fun Day in the Snow | January 2012
57: Lia was so brave and loved going down the hill. It was a challenge for her to get back up but there was always someone there to help her. Mommy was so proud of how fearless she was! | Cameron has always loved to be a dare-devil. He loves to spin and go fast down the hills. He had the best time racing his daddy and tumbling off of his tube! He makes everyone laugh and have fun.
58: Going Down...
59: Coming Up...
60: Brian enjoying Mertensia Park with the kids!
61: Wrestling in the snow!
62: Making Pizza
63: We spent the Sunday afternoon making pizza and watching football. The kids loved to be "hands on" and make their own dinner. Brian was so patient teaching them! | Lia was a mess!
64: HAPPY | Nonni | February 2012
67: Baby Alive At Oakmonte, Lia spent time caring for her babies. She would feed them and change their diapers. She loves to be a Mommy.
69: Celebrating the February Birthday's with the Thompson Family! The Thompson's try and get together every month and celebrate all the family birthday. It's a great tradition that we hope keeps on for a long time!
70: Happy Birthday Papa, Nonni and Cameron
71: Nonni got the cutest pink fuzzy boot/slippers! They looked so fun and she looked so cute in them! Everyone got great gifts!
72: HAPPY BIRTHDAY CAMERON! | We took Cameron and his friend, Colby, to the National Museum of Play for Cameron's 7th birthday! We had lunch at Bill Grey's and the kids played all day. It was a lot of fun!
73: Climbing | Shopping | Cashing | Acting | Playing
75: The Perkins Family had us over for dinner and surprised us with a cake for Cameron- they are great friends!
76: Celebrating Grandma Scanlon's Birthday We all got together in Hilton to celebrate Grandma - it was fun just being together, even with Joey's silly antics...