FC: Silas and Risa's Third Year 2011-2012
1: A Mother holds her childrens' hands for awhile. But she holds their hearts forever.
2: Babies First Road Trip
3: We drove from Denver to Minneapolis for Cousin Kristi's wedding. We took stops in Omaha, Vermillion, Aberdeen and North Dakota. Thank god for TV's in the car and Grandma's help.
5: Rhonda, Randy, Robert, Warren, Mike and Mom | While we were there we got to meet Uncles Randy and Robert, Aunt Rhonda and lots of new cousins. | Uncle Randy and Risa
8: What is Minneapolis without the Mall of America! We loved the Rainforest Cafe.
10: HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY! We spent the day in Frederick with Uncle Warren and his family. We saw a parade, went to the fair and rode the rides with Anna.
13: White Fence Farm
15: We went to the White Fence Farm had yummy food, fed and petted the animals. It was tons of fun. We went once with Cousin Katie and once with Anna.
16: Cheyenne Mountain Zoo | Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
17: We drove to Colorado Springs with Auntie Di and went to the Zoo. It was interactive and tons of fun! | We all loved feeding the giraffes and the birds. We took a ride on a train and the carousel, too. | I wanna hold it Auntie Di!!!
18: The WIGGLES! We saw the wiggles live and Risa loved to dance and you both loved cotton candy!
20: Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch!
21: We took Anna and Junior with us to the Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze. Anna and Junior cheated their way through the maze while we played in the corn and on the play equipment. We also took a few turns jumping on the jumpy castle.
25: We celebrated Christmas at home with Grandma. This year we liked the presents more than the boxes!
26: LICENSE TO DRIVE | Papa got us our first cars for Christmas. We had so much fun driving around the neighborhood. Risa caught on right away but Silas though it was more fun to push with his feet!
28: Children's Museum a membership was grandma's gift to us.
29: Silas' favorite stop is always the trains while Risa loves the dance and puppet area. You can both agree on the store and bubbles though!
31: I'll love you forever, | I'll like you for always, | As long as I'm living, | My babies you'll be.
32: The day started off with candy for breakfast! How can you go wrong with that!
33: Happy Valentine's Day
34: Silas' first Day of School!
35: So ready and so handsome, not a single tear from my little man!
36: Happy Easter We died eggs with friends and had an egg hunt at home.
37: We also went to the egg hunt at Prairie Center and at the Butterfly Pavilion. Lots of candy and lots of fun!
38: Disney's Princess on Ice Mommy and Risa had a girls night out. We loved all the beautiful princesses!
39: Our favorite princess is Aurora and we love any reason to dress up in costume!!
40: Silas had surgery in the Spring to get his tonsils out. | It was not a good time for either of us. We had to stay a few extra days to make sure he could drink. But when we came home no more snoring and better sleep!!
41: Get Well BooBoo
42: The Stock Show | Yee Haw!
43: We had our first trip to the Stock Show and petted the animals and saw all of the cowboys getting ready for the rodeo!
45: Savannah helped Silas to pin the ear on Mickey! | Risa could have used the help as she was several feet away!
46: We had our friends the Abegg's and the Kendrick's with us as well as Aunt Dee Dee and Blake.
47: We had a Mickey Mouse Clubhouse themed gymnastics party at the rec center with hot dogs, chips and cake. Everyone had fun on the obstacle course and playing pin the ear on Mickey!
48: My pretty little princess! How you love to dress up and be a girl. You sing and dance and pose like a superstar. | You are kind and silly and love to be with Mommy. You love to leave the house and can't wait to go to new places.
50: Silas you are such a sweet and happy boy! You love to run and play and stay at home. You are kind and thoughtful and love to cuddle.
51: corn pile! | Valentine candy for breakfast | your lion face for Halloween | painting in the tub
52: All the people who love us!