S: Brent, Amanda and Kids 2011
BC: Stop! The END.... of 2011
FC: Our Family 2011 | "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow."
1: Once upon a time....
2: Brooklyn Got into a big girl bed in January. She loved it!! It didn't take any adjusting at all. Jessica also loved being up high in a bunk bed. Jessica has loved sharing her room with her sister.
3: Jack Hardy came over on Valentines Day to give Jessica a Rose. He had to get all dressed up, which means he put on his cowboy close. His mom said he was really funny about it. It was cute!
5: “Life is either a great adventure or nothing.” ~Helen Keller | The kids loved the walking dinosaur fossil's at the rock show. Brayden really loved the rocks and minerals. He likes anything science.
8: Brayden loves to help on the farm. He was helping dad with the bees today! | Brayden's bee suit!
11: Best Friends | Grandma Atkin sure has a lot of cute little Grand-daughters They were all excited to have matching dresses and were more than happy to model!
12: Brayden wanted to go to red lobster for his birthday. We went with Grandma and Grandpa Atkin. Dad let Brayden have a whole lobster!
13: Birthday Boy! 8 | Grandma and Grandpa got Brayden a Harry Potter Chess set. Mom and Dad got him a new gun.
14: Hip Hip Hooray, It's My Birthday Today
15: Look At All These Presents, I Can Handle This | Brayden and Parker
20: Boating at Salem Pond with the family. Love summer days.
24: Little Scholars | Jessica's Kindergarten Graduation! I cant believe how fast they grow!
25: Brayden got an award for "Best all Around Student" in Second Grade!! We are so proud of you Brayden! Keep up the good work!!
27: GO TEAM | BASEBALL | BASEBALL
28: It is better to wear out than to rust out. Brent and our neighbor poured and leveled the cement for the barn. | Building the Barn
31: “I see my path, but I don't know where it leads. Not knowing where I'm going is what inspires me to travel it.” | “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.” ~ Helen Keller | We had a blast at "Big Springs." We got to ride the big swing and the zip line. Then roasted Marshmallows and hot dogs and had ring pops. Anything is fun with the cousins!!
32: Jessica's First Parade. Walking down Santaquin's highways. All the kids activities are a lot of work but a great time for us to hang out as a family and support each other.
36: Preschool pet day! | Play Time
37: Best Friends!
40: Without labor nothing prospers. Moving the pigeon coop and shed....crane fun
41: Brent's first honey harvest. He has loved raising the bees and we love the honey!!
42: Isaac's Preschool class field trip.
44: We went to the October Festival here in West Mountain. Brooklyn could have stayed by the petting zoo and horse riding. All the kids had a blast and love spending the day with Grandma and the cousins!!
45: "Good times are even better when they are shared"
47: "Real abundance is found when we join hands with those we love."
48: Love outings with the kids. 2011
49: Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, Voices whisper in the trees, "Tonight is Halloween!" -
51: Halloween night. | Haunted Corn maze!
53: Starting of family Vacation, Thanksgiving week! St. George Temple
58: LIVE | L A U G H
59: "Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein
60: vacation | FAMILY
61: "It isn't how much time you spend somewhere that makes it memorable: it's how you spend the time." - David Brenner
62: It's Party Time!
63: live | love | laugh | every moment | everyday | beyond words
64: Imagine. Create. Dream.
67: "The perfect shoes can change your life." - Cinderella
69: Boys and girls come out to play.
72: Isaac and Brylie were in the same Preschool class. This is their Christmas concert. They were so cute. I love their teacher she does such a great job!
73: NAUGHTY | NICE | Christmas Eve at Grandma and Grandpa's
76: SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN! | Getting ready for Santa. Isaac and Brooke were pretending to drive Santa's sleigh.
77: TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS AND ALL THROUGH THE HOUSE NOT A CREATURE WAS STIRRING, NOT EVEN A MOUSE... except for a daddy finishing up last minute toys | Brent made this rocking horse from scratch using the wood from my Uncle Steve's wood shop.
79: Theme Park Name