S: Laney Mae Flood age 3
BC: Laney girl, you light up our life! Love you always, Mommy and Daddy
FC: Laney's 3rd year
2: On the morning of Laney's Birthday she requested to eat scrambled eggs with sausage and toast. She ate her breakfast just like a princess in her tiara. After breakfast we picked some flowers from our garden for the kitchen and waited for Erica and Julia to come over for pedicures, the park and ice cream.! That night for dinner the birthday girl asked for chicken legs and broccoli for dinner. We had a wonderful day celebrating Laney's 3rd year.!
5: Hoping your wishes come true year after year. | Happy Birthday to you... Happy Birthday to you.. Happy Birthday to Laney Happy Birthday Tooooo YOOOOOU!
7: For your birthday your Nana made you the pink Cinderella dress you asked for. You felt so pretty and special that day! | To celebrate we got you a pink and purple castle jumper, a candy filled pinata, played pass the frog, Pin the crown on the princess and I made you a Cinderella cake.
8: One day while you were driving with Mommy and Nana, Nana asked you what you wanted for your 3rd Birthday. You told her you wanted to get your ears pierced. So a few days later Mommy, Daddy, Nana and Auntie Leslie took you to get it done.
9: You were so brave and only cried for a little bit. After the shock of it you were so happy to be such a big girl with your pretty pink earings that you picked out!
10: Spending time with Gramps and Grams | You love to feed the fish in their pond.
11: Giving your baby doll "Megan" loves and kisses.
12: Happy Mothers Day!
14: Fun day in the sun!
15: We went camping at Doheney State Beach in June. You loved to be by the camp fire and had so much fun making sand castles and going on bike rides.
16: Here are more pictures of us camping. We went with Adrian and Ami Francoz, and Jason and Tracy Dinkle.
18: TO THE HAPPIEST DAD OUT THERE
19: BEST MEMORIES
20: 4th of July | 2010
21: The Waite family has had us up to their lake house at Calico Lake for the past 3 years on the 4th of July. We have the best time wake boarding in the day, and in the evening they hire a live band and do a great firework show on the end of their dock. It's our favorite way to celebrate the Holiday.
22: Justin and Laney getting ready to wake board together for the first time... | Getting some instructions | Daddy is so excited, Laney a bit nervous!
23: After going for a while we could hear Laney cracking up! | Waiving hi to Mommy!
25: Daddy bribed you with a unicorn pillow pet to get you to wake board!
26: The O.C. Fair. (Mommy's favorite event of the summer) | Laney loved the pig races. Her giggles were the best sounds ever and to top it off our piglet won!
27: Laney and Daddy went down the giant slide a bunch of times. It was Laney's favorite ride. | When we go to the fair we LOVE to eat! This year we ate: BBQ corn on the cob, homemade chips with nacho dip, Australian battered potatoes, pizza, funnel cake, cinnamon rolls, and coffee. Goodnight!
28: We had a really special day at a park in San Diego celebrating Gramps. We had all of our loved ones there to help us remember the good times we all had with him.
29: Summer fun with cousins Sean and Andrew
30: Laney and Mommy at baby E's baby shower | You were so excited about becoming a big sister!!
31: cousin fun!
32: You became a big sister on Aug 14, 2010. We love this picture because we can see the pure joy in your face as you learn that you have a baby SISTER! | You loved her right from the beginning. I've never seen a little girl embrace the big sister roll so well. Your favorite thing to do now is to hold Ellie.
33: These pictures are so precious to us. They are the first pictures of us as a family.
34: This was our first morning home after Ellie was born. Daddy and Mommy decided to surprise you by having your sister wake you up in your bed. You thought this was the best thing ever.
35: At home with our newest member of our family...little miss Ellie.
37: Halloween is coming!!!
40: All things grow better with love.
43: We celebrated Daddy's Birthday at Honolulu Harry's. | You sang Daddy this song: You are my sunshine my only sunshine. You make me happy when clouds are gray. You'll never know DAD how much I love you. Please don't take my sunshine away.
46: We had a lot of fun carving Jack-o-lanterns with Auntie Anne and Ado and Ami. You did not like the smell of the inside of the pumpkin! It kept gagging you!!
48: Mommy getting you ready for trick-or-treating | We painted half your face green and the other half had pretty make up.
49: You picked to be a princess witch | Nana made your adorable costume! | You told people you were a princess (in a sweet voice turned to the make up side) Witch (in a scary voice now head turned to the green side)
50: At the Finger faliies home for a costume party | Uncle Greg and Aunt Sarah were visiting with the kids. It was so fun to have the Armes cousins here for Halloween.
52: Tire swing fun
54: We celebratedMackenzie and Maison's Birthdays while they were in California visiting. Laney loves her big cousins!
55: Our sweet girls giving us morning smiles!
56: In November you started A ballet/tap combo class at On Pointe Dance Studio. You fell in love with your teacher Miss Kaylee and met some really nice girls. You love ballet and have very quickly become a social butterfly. You always check to make sure we are watching you in the window .
57: Laney's very first dance class.
58: Happy Thanksgiving 2010 | We spent the afternoon with the Flood/Wilson family at the park and spent the evening with the Armes family. It was a very filling day!!
59: We spent a very relaxing afternoon at a park in Chino Hills this Sunday afternoon. We picked up a picnic lunch and played and took some pictures. It was such a nice family day.
61: We had a PJ and cookie party at Nana and Papa's house at Christmas time. Everyone came in their jammies and we decorated cookies, played Christmas bingo, and Nana made us the best homemade hot coco. Laney, Hannah and Elisabeth had the best time together. Mom my and Auntie Jenn had fun too getting pictures of the babies toghter for their first Christmas party.
63: Dear Santa, I want one of everything
64: We went to the Waites lake house for New years. It was so freezing cold! | Laney helping John John work on his dirt bike.
65: Laney and Daddy going out for a bop bop ride in the dessert.
68: I'm so grateful to have you girls in my life!
69: You girls mean the world to me. I will love you forever and ever and always...
70: Happy Valentine's Day!
71: My Favorite Valentine
72: sunny days are here again! | sunshine | bloom
74: Sleeping with your sleep mask and holly pockets... best nap ever!
75: Spending time with the Tomlinson family. You had the best time playing all weekend.
78: Laney you absolutely love to go to the park. On most park days you ask Mom if you can bring a baby and a stroller. You never forget to pack your diaper bag. Your such a little Mommy!!
79: You love love love your tire swing!
81: Laney you are such a fun and loving little girl. At 3 years old you loved curious george, Bell, dress up, wearing only dresses, making funny faces, going to the park, having picnics, your silky, learning your letters, picking out your own outfits, riding your bike, apple juice, playing princesses in the bath, tackle, tire swing rides, holly pockets, dancing, singing, talking, telling jokes, playing eye spy, barbies, and playing with your new baby sister.