FC: The Stanleys | 2011
1: January | Anniversary picture 11 years of marriage | We took a trip to Jefferson with Gramps, Mi Mi & the Alden family. We toured downtown Jefferson, ate at their famous burger joint, and then took a ride on the train | While eating, we found the dollar that Jody and Amy stapled to the post while celebrating their 9th wedding anniversary.
2: It's pretty rare to get snow in Texas, but this year was truly rare because we received it TWICE. Once in January and then again in February. We took full advantage and enjoyed it while it lasted.
4: Since being laid off with AK Gillis in October of last year, Amy was able to travel with Jody more. She traveled with him and Frank Johnson to the Market Show in Denver and then Frankie Norwood and Jacky Woodard flew in later to help out in the booth. But before they got there, Jody, Amy, and Frank were able to do some sight seeing. It was hilarious to see the resemblance Frank had with Wild Bill. We never laughed so hard.
5: Jacky found a girl to flirt with at the show. She was at a booth across from us. Her name is Anna and a couple years after she appeared on the reality show "Texas Women"
6: Mrs. Bass celebrated Shane's birthday at school and then we later celebrated with family at Gran & Paw Paw's and then went bowling. | # 5
8: Anna & Avery celebrated their horse riding birthday party at Stanley's Store
10: February | It snowed again. Twice in one year! We were in awe of this rare occurrence.
12: We celebrated Elli Kate's Birthday at the bowling alley in Sulphur Springs
13: Happy Valentines Day! Savanna celebrated in Mrs. Duenkel's class & Shane celebrated in Mrs. Bass's class
14: Rody & Shane sporting their staches. | He lost his first tooth!
15: MARCH | Shane performs musical at school. And PawPaw Joe stopped by the house to show us his new homemade camper. I just had to get a picture. :) | We camped out with Penni, Todd, Hayden, and Ellie Kate at Lake Cooper. Gran & PawPaw came out for the day. A good time was had by all.
16: Camping Continued .....
17: THE CIRCUS CAME TO TOWN Big Granny (Martha Hare) got us tickets to some great seats.
18: The Circus Fun Continues ....
19: Zoo trip with shane's pre-k class. it was a beautiful day! | APRIL
20: Choir Singing at First Baptist Church - Mt. Vernon | Shane was a Yankee with Coach Jeff & Amy Brisco
21: Easter Egg Hunts at School
22: Easter at Gran & PawPaw's
23: * Being silly at home * * Savanna performing in the church choir * * Visiting Grandma Helen Stanley *
24: Savanna's 2nd Grade Field Trip to the Tyler Zoo
25: May Horse Sale at Hagansport & Western Heritage Classic in Abilene | May
26: We celebrated PawPaw Joe Anderson's 70th birthday by giving him a helicopter ride over downtown Dallas. Amy was able to go up with him and capture the views. Then we all went out to eat at a Japanese Steakhouse.
28: Savanna's Field Day at School | AWANA Awards Ceremony
29: Shane's End of Year Pre-K Program
30: AWANA's End of Year Skate Party | 2nd Grade Awards Ceremony
31: Amberly Alpha & Colby Keener's Graduation from Mount Vernon High School
32: JUNE | We had fun fishing at the pond across from Gran & PawPaw's house. | Visiting with cousin Sara Calhoun and her new baby, Olivia.
33: Jody was asked by Mr. Pederson to set up at his bull sale and PBR event in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Gene and Sherry Keener went with us and we had a great time.
34: JULY | This year we took our extended Anderson vacation to Gulf Shores, Alabama. We stayed within a resort in a beautiful home. We had a great time!
44: AUGUST | this month shane learned how to ride without training wheels, we Went to the ranch Round up in Witchita falls, celebrated savanna's 9th birthday, and went back to school
46: SEPTEMBER | Flying a kite, hanging out and being silly at home.
47: Shane was a Longhorn flag football player while Savanna and her friends cheered them along.
48: October | singing and playing at CountryFest in Mount Vernon
49: Fun at the State Fair
50: October 16, 2011 | Savanna became our sister in Christ!!
51: Our annual pumpkin carving contest. Who won....Shane and Amy or Savanna and Jody?
52: Mrs. Stewart's class went on a fall field trip to the First Methodist Church
53: Halloween Carnival at Mount Olive Baptist Church in Hagansport
54: Trick or Treat | The Vet & The Policeman
55: Happy Halloween
56: November | Trail riding with the Fites and the Roaches.
58: Rody's birthday celebration at Stanley's Store | Shane & BreAnna in the Turkey Trot at school
59: Jody surprised Amy with a birthday trip to Ft. Worth. They stayed at the downtown Omni Hotel and while they were there they visited Mike and Katie who delivered Ameila on Amy's birthday. | DECEMBER
60: Christmas Activities at School for Shane
61: Christmas & Semester Award Activities at School for Savanna
62: The 2nd through 6th grade choir from Church performed songs from their Christmas musical at Holiday in the Park at Six Flags. This year PawPaw Joe, Aunt Pam, Uncle Randal and their girls came to watch and have some fun. It was SO cold later that night and we all drank so much hot chocolate.
63: Christmas at Grandma Helen Stanley
64: Christmas with the Hares
66: ANDERSON CHRISTMAS
67: STANLEY CHRISTMAS