S: Sweet Memories from 2011
1: 2011 was full of fun, laughter, friends, cuddles, growth, travel, and above all... God's Faithfulness!
2: January 17th Texas Tumblers
3: Daddy and Jordan could often be caught cuddling, off on random adventures, and playing games!
4: January 28th-Characters on Parade Montague Village | Education Connection | Mrs. Mandy
5: Cake pops were introduced to us by Mrs. Miranda! They are SUPER YUMMY! | 2011 we did a lot of redecorating and adding to the Hamilton home.
7: No matter the day, the hour, the place, or who we were with... there was FUN to be had!
8: February Texas Tumblers
9: My friend, Donna Crain, was driving through town with her kids and met us at Whistlestop Park! What a blessing to meet up with an "old friend". :)
10: February 9th - SnowDay
12: Valentine's Day Jordan received some tools so he could be just like Dr. Kramer.
13: February 19th Play date with Brenley!
14: March 12-14 Lewisville, TX with the Bishops
16: Sunday morning we found a super cool park to hang out at. We had a great time flying a kite and playing on the playground!!!
19: Our destination was Going Bonkers and the Aquarium. But we decided to have fun in the hotel room and at the park too!
21: The Fort Worth Aquarium was way super cool!
23: March 15, 2011 Play date at Wazoo's with Chaz, Ms. Tijuana, and Ms. Bessie!!
24: March 30, 2011- Jordan's first dentist appointment!
25: April 2nd-Evie's birthday party
26: April 17-Mr. Bill | Relay for Life Cake Pops | Cute as a button! | Relay for Life Pie in the Face
30: April 22nd-Harker Heights Park Easter Egg Hunt
32: April 30th-Pace Park with Ms. Miranda, Eli, and Kiley
33: May 1st-Whistlestop Park in Temple with Victor and Ms. Sarah
34: Random Fun
36: Mother's Day Weekend May 7-8th | Pace Park Salado, TX
38: Small group, Words with Friends, crazy temps, rearranged living room, and sharing stickers with friends-2011 was too much fun!
39: May 14th Play date!
40: May 21st First night in Jordan's big boy bed.
42: Great times swimming at Dana Peak Park with Brielle and Mrs. Julie!
44: May 29th! We took Brielle and Mrs. Julie to see Mrs. Perkins and her animals!
45: Miniature ponies, horses, doggies, and goats!
48: May 30th Play date with Ms. Tijuana and Chaz
49: August 3rd Jordan's first gymnastics class @ Extreme Dance and Cheer | See June and July Fun in the SUMMER ALBUM!
50: September 9, 2011 Happy Birthday, Daddy!
53: Celebrating the end of "D' Week with Brielle and Mr.s. Julie as we dug for dinosaurs and ate dirt! 9/17/11 | D
54: Side walk chalk! Jordan always enjoyed telling Mommy what to draw! Most precious thing was when Jordan gave each of his chalk drawn friend kisses. | Hanging out with Jonathan is always fun! Trains, and uncontrollable giggling!
55: Mommy works with the most excellent staff! One day while at work Mrs. Gilmore (Kinder teacher) discovered that one of her students, Janaya, was without her mom on her birthday. It was the end of the school day when this was discovered-within 2 hours a birthday party was held for this sweet girl at Chuck E Cheese. A party fit for a princess! It was God at work in the heart of Mrs. Gilmore and some of the other staff members that showed Christ to this sweet child! It was truly a great place to be a longhorn!
56: Day Out with Thomas September 24, 2011
58: October 1st We went to the fire department to celebrate the letter "F" with Brielle!
60: October 15, 2011 Sweet Berry Farm
66: Katrina Grove becomes Katrina DENISON! October 22, 2011
68: October 29
69: Wherever we went with Brielle and Jordan there was fun and smiles to enjoy! Whether celebrating letters or going to a carnival these two friends always have a blast when together.
70: Preparing for Thanksgiving mean turkey crafts, thankful wreaths, and playing with a good friend! We have so much to be thankful for!
73: We love to do things as a family! Decorating the Christmas tree was super fun! This year Jordan had a tree in his own room! And, we also had fun this year bowling IN THE HOUSE!
74: 2011 was so much fun! Whether at school, home, or on new adventures! It was also one of getting the word out about adoption through Family Link. With the organization being such a blessing in our family it's hard not to share it with others!
77: November 19th Waco Zoo
78: A super fun morning with friends! The weather was great, we got to jump off of all the benches and walls, played in the leaves... Best of all, enjoyed each other!
79: Whistlestop Park with Grandma G, Grandpop, and Brielle!!
81: Grandma G and Grandpop came to visit over Thanksgiving week! We enjoyed every minute we got to spend with them!
84: For Thanksgiving dinner we had a gathering of God's blessings in our home! Grandma G and Grandpop, Grandma and Grandpop, and Mrs. Julie and Brielle!!!! Our home and hearts were FULL!
85: December 3rd A day with Jonathan! | Morning with Victor at Austin Children's Museum. | Evening movie with Brielle! | Three friends with their three friends!
86: Nature in Lights
87: Reindeer cookies, free ice cream, fun holiday shirts, and visits from family... HOLIDAYS are so special!
89: Three homecomings in less than two weeks!! Thank you, LORD, for bringing them home safe!
90: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, JESUS!
91: Grandma and Grandpop came over for gift opening! We love having them close!
94: JumpStreet with Brenley was super fun!
95: Mayborn Museum with Brenley was also a blast!
97: 2011 | was full of fun, | new adventures, | fun at play, | books at bedtime, | silliness, and joy, | new successes, and | lasting memories.