FC: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. CathyAllen | 2010
1: Brothers and Best Friends!
2: Hudson's 3rd birthday was awesome! We had a penguin party at church. The kids made faux snow for their penguins to play in. There was a "feed the penguin" fish toss, an igloo reading center, and an egg relay race. And of course, yummy cake!
4: Winter Memories
5: We got 12 inches of snow in February!
6: Nothing Is So Beautiful As Spring | Abby set up a library with her stuffed animals
7: Micah and Hudson playing "Ice cream shop" on the deck
8: A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty. | Pawpaw's 60th Birthday March 27, 2010
9: Best buddies Micah, Trey, and Landon
10: This year we made the decision to transition from homeschool to public school. We finished our year with MHSC on April 17. Abby began second grade at JR Irvin Elementary on the day before. We are excited about the change, and can't wait to what God has in store for our family!
11: Abigail April 16, 2010
12: Park Day April 2010
15: Abby's field trip to a Working farm May 1, 2010 ****** Field Day May 17, 2010
16: Mother's Day Tea
17: What a lovely day with my lovely girl!
19: Glamour Girls! The cousins had fun getting manicures together.
20: It's a beautiful day, don't let it get away.
22: Last day of 2nd Grade!
23: This is how a cowboy ninja stands. HI-YA!
24: Fun at the Fountains! Cedar Hill | June 2010
25: The fun was over when Micah bumped heads with another kid!
26: Happy Fourth of July! We celebrated the day with cousins at Omie's house, swimming and eating s'mores!
28: Summer Fun !! | Omie and Papa's pool
30: Abby turns 8!
31: We celebrated at American Girl with Sydney, Hannah, and Ashlyn. | Happy Birthday!
32: Mom and Dad's Smoky Mountain Adventure
33: Craig and I had a great time in Gatlinburg! We stayed at the Lodge at Buckberry Creek. Craig was part of the cast at Sweet Fannie Mae's Theater. We rafted, hiked, shopped, and visited the aquarium.
34: Driving through Cade's Cove, the first settlement in the Smokies. We saw cabins, churches, and BEARS!
35: Rafting the Pigeon River
36: We enjoyed a day at the Memphis Zoo with Nanny before driving back to Texas. It was a hot day, so glad they had a sprinkler park!
37: We love Nanny!
38: Aunt Wendy and I loaded up the kids for a quick trip to the ranch before school started. We had so much fun! Paw saddled up Dude for them to ride, we fished, and searched the canyon for dinosaur tracks.
40: Abby's baptism | August 22, 2010 New Hope
41: 8.23.10 | 3rd Grade | Kindergarten
43: SAN ANTONIO! We had so much fun on our fall vacation. It started with the Natural Bridge Caverns, then to our hotel on the Riverwalk. We also enjoyed Sea World, the Alamo, the Children's muesem, and the San Antonio Zoo. We packed alot into one long weekend with Patrissa!
44: SEA WORLD
45: Remembering the Alamo
46: The San Antonio Children's Museum was so much fun! The kids ran and played for hours, and the adults were happy about the air conditioning!
47: Dinner with the cuties at the Rainforest Cafe on the Riverwalk
48: Nothing Is So Beautiful As Spring
49: A Smile As Sweet As Spring | Butterfly Garden at the Zoo
50: Playing at the Zoo
51: Shrek the Musical Date with Dad!
52: Hudson, Hannah, Ashlyn, and Alli have preschool each week at our house. We have had a teddy bear picnic, dug for fossils, made our name in cookies, colored, cut, and glued. It has been a blast!
55: Country Critters Farm 10.19.10 Our preschool group had a great day at the farm with Papa.
56: Halloween Parties at School | Abby and Juli | Micah and Shane | Silly Spider Boy
58: Visiting with Omie and Papa
59: Happy Halloween
60: Aunt Gidget | Good Friends | Nancy and Papa Skeets
65: Micah turns 6!
67: Abby's Thanksgiving Musical 11.18.10
68: Sims Thanksgiving One BIG Family!
71: Decorating our Christmas Tree
72: Christmas Afternoon with Papa Tommy and Mo-Nana
73: Christmas Eve with Omie & Papa
74: There's no place like home for the holidays!
75: Sims Family Christmas