S: September 2010-January 2011
FC: Our Family September 2010- January 2011 Felicity age 10, Sawyer age 8, Miralda ages 4 & 5
1: Felicity and Sawyer practicing at Ms. Ann's (Bolin) getting ready for their rehearsal. September 2010
2: September 28, 2010 Felicity and Sawyer were flawless during their piano recital. Felicity played Minuet in A Flat; and Sawyer played Casper the Friendly Ghost.
8: Grandma and Grandpa visit Kentucky October 2010 | We were all happy to see Grandma and Grandpa! While they were here we visited the Frist Art Museum and ate at the Hardrock Cafe in Nashville. Grandma bought the 3 kids cowboy hats and boots to commemorate. Before they left everyone hiked at Lost River .
9: Dinner with the Browns, then time for stick widdling and pumpkin carving...It's Halloween time!
12: Happy Halloween
13: Trick or Treat
14: Trick or Treating with the Browns, Rachel, and friends. We got tons of candy including some from the Pearce hippies. The night ended with popcorn and Sleepy Hollow at the Browns.
16: Mira's school at Broadway Methodist, the Early Learning Center, had a harvest parade and party. Pictured is Mira's 4's preschool class and her favorite friend Olivia.
17: Felicity and Sawyer took a Fall Japanese art course at Western U. with Ms. Teresa Christmas. These are some of their masterpieces which were exhibited in the campus Arts building.
18: Mira's 5th Birthday Party!! Mira chose to take friends Kalyn and Adalyn Heins, with sister Felicity, to Spa Fabulous where they were given some spa birthday glamour.
22: The party ended with a fabulous fashion show and birthday jell-o.
24: Too much cake and candy and jello!!
25: Good Morning Birthday Girl! 11/9/2010...Mira turns 5!!
26: Miralda On Her 5th Birthday
27: Felicity with Troop 1934 at their Investiture Ceremony November 2010
28: Fall Super Saturdays at Western. Sawyer took the class Map Mania and Felicity took the Best Science Class Ever. The day ended with Homecoming festivities on campus. | The last day of
30: A House full of LOVE Thanksgiving 2010 at Mom-Mom's in New Jersey | Pictured at Top Left - Avery Shattuck , Alissa Sillard, Baby Maia Shattuck, Chelsea Butler, and Mom Mom; Top Right - Mom Mom &Tiiu Sillard; Bottom Left - Elise Shattuck, Felicity, and Hannah; Bottom Center - Mark Eckhardt & Mom Mom; Bottom Right - Heili Sillard with Baby Maia
31: Lindsay& Malisa Eckhardt | Sawyer and Hayden | Ashley & Kevin Patton | Mira & Grandpa Mommy & Mira The Poeders at Dinner | Harrison age 4 Lauren and Marcus Moore Marianne & Heili Shattuck
32: Having a Thanksgiving and Christmas Celebration at Mom Mom's This page: Ami , Sara, Hudson (age 2), Heili, Cordelia Poeder, Grandma, Marianne, Lindsay, Mira,Grandpa. Right page: Mira, Lindsay, Chelsea, Johan Shattuck, Sawyer, Hayden, Mom Mom, Cordelia, and more.
34: Fall fun with our favorite neighbors and friends Conner and Zach Brown
35: Time for Christmas pictures. Tree display at the Eloise Houchens Center
36: Stopping by the mall after pictures to give Santa Christmas wish lists
37: Our Magical Disney Christmas Vacation Begins! We stayed at our favorite location, Boardwalk December 10-19, 2010
38: EPCOT Our chilly trip began with princesses (and a couple of Vikings) in Norway's Akershus. | No need to cry over spilled milk... When Felicity found herself covered in her breakfast drink, our sweet waitress brought her a new NORWAY shirt and a gift certificate for new shorts.
40: Minnie gave Mickey Duffy to take with him on his journeys. Duffy traveled many places with Mickey.
41: We listened to Whoopi Goldberg read the Christmas Story at EPCOT's Candlelight Processional
46: Disney's Hollywood Studios
49: Freez i ng Our Tush i e s Of f
50: Christmas Time at the Magic Kingdom
53: Having Fun and Fillin our Bellies at Crystal Palace with Pooh & Friends and Whispering Canyon (Who needs catsup?? Heehaw!)
54: Back to EPCOT where in the American Pavilion we found Mr and Mrs Claus wishing boys and girls a Merry Christmas and checking lists a last time before the big day.
56: Getting Our Holiday Hair Dos at the | Main Street Barber Shop
57: There are only three places allowed to use The Great Seal of the United States, Carpenter's Hall in Philadelphia, the White House, and the Hall of Presidents in Walt Disney World
58: Meeting our Farm Friends at the Garden Grill
60: Mickey's Christmas Party was loads of fun. We danced, ate lots of cookies and hot chocolate, saw a parade that smelled like Christmas, and saw many hard to find Disney friends. Abu was a favorite and even tried to sneak a few pins. Oh the pins, trading them was loads of fun too!
63: Funny Friends around the World
65: Spending the Day With the Brown Family... Everyone was happy to see the Browns. It was a rainy day to visit EPCOT, | but we had a great time riding rides, visiting Mickey and Pluto, watching the Chinese Acrobats, doing Kim Possible, and eating at Via Napoli. We finished up the evening by watching magic acts on the Boardwalk, and the kids took in a chilly late night swim at the Boardwalk pool.
66: We love the Disney resorts. At the Boardwalk both Felicity and Sawyer got to participate in magic acts. The bottom left picture shows a chocolate and gingerbread carousel at the Beach Club Resort. On the right page we are visiting the Grand Floridian to see the walk inside gingerbread house (and to sit in Santa's chair). Christmas at Disney World was cold, but wonderful!
68: Merry Christmas 2010! | It was our first Christmas morning in Bowling Green, and the first time in 21 years Bowling Green woke up to a white Christmas. It was all very exciting.
69: Mira couldn't have been happier with her gifts, Disney posters from her brother and sister, dress up, Barbies, and a pillow pet from Santa.
70: frf | Felicity was happy to get a Nintendo DS and a solar robot kit for Christmas, and Sawyer's favorites were his magic set and his Red Ryder BB Gun. After we unwrapped our morning we headed north to Heath, Ohio to spend time with the Mong family, Grandma B, Kevin, Ashley, Grandma and Grandpa
72: pictured above is cousin Matthew, Aunt Gayle and Kevin
73: Grandpa Patton's side of the family came over to celebrate Christmas (and play dirty bingo :-) | Above is Aunt Margaret, Sara, and Laurie; Below is Uncle Drew, Aunt Beth, Grandma B, and Grandpa; Top Right is Uncle Mark drawing with Harrison; Center Right is cousin David with Uncle Jeff (the Geography professors); and bottom right is Jeff, Elena, Mira, and Drew (Mira + her fan club)
75: Bowling Green snow doesn't compare to Ohio snow. The kids spent a lot of time sledding and even got Grandpa to help build the ultimate snow man with them.
76: Sawyer and Mira's first, and Felicity's second ever trip ice skating. Mira was a nervous wreck, but had Mommy and sweet Elena to hold onto. Sawyer had | lots of falls (including the loss of a pair of pants) and lots of fun as did Felicity. We had a great time at the Newark Ice Rink with Grandpa, Jeff, Margaret, Elena and Calvin.
77: Pictured to the right is Mira with baby Evan Brewster. Below is Felicity, Ben Goodhart , Mira, Sawyer, Matt Goodhart, Elijah and Evan Brewster. The Brewsters, Goodharts, and Hommans had our annual Christmas gathering at the Goodharts this year & had fun as always. | Trying to see as many friends as possible over the holidays, we were able to have Kalyn and Adalyn over for the day (Pictured above) | Pictured at left is our family having dinner at Donatos with Grandma Joy Homman
78: In Jan. 2011 Daddy's work, Owl's Head, sent him on a business trip to Coronado Island and sent Mommy along to have some fun. We stayed in the historic Del hotel. | Thankfully Daddy had little work he had to do so we were able to enjoy all this beautiful island has to offer.
79: We saw lots of wildlife, the Navy Seals base, ate at wonderful restaurants, went to a wine tasting, and enjoyed the spa. | The houses on the island were adorable, the town pretty as a picture. I hope we can go back someday | We couldn't sneak them in our suitcase, so we had to bring them along in our hearts.....