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S: Dillon Alexander Easley-Frederickson

FC: W.O.W. for our W.I.P.

1: Words Of Wisdom for our Work In Progress And just for the record: 1. We are not that wise, but we are older than you and you still have to listen to what we say! :) 2. We are all a 'Work in Progress' Love, Mom | "I can do all things through Christ, who strengthens me" Philippians 4:13

2: Dear Dillon, I am very proud of you. There's nothing you can't do when you put your mind to it. So put your mind in the right place. Love, Jim | Dillon, It seems like yesterday that you were placing your kindergarten flag in our yard on Chrysanthemum Court. Here we are 13 years later and we are so proud of you. I hope you enjoy this book. We all love you very much. Always remember: You get what you give. To be First, you must be Last! Love, Mom

3: "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." ~Confucius | to the Graduate

4: CLASS OF 2011

6: "Families are like fudge ... mostly sweet with a few nuts."


8: I wish Someone would have told/taught me.... | ....that college was hard & I actually had to study! ~Marizel | ....earlier: *How to balance a check book *How to establish & maintain credit *How to do Household Maintenance Last but NOT Least *Never to mess with a woman who has more problems than you. ~Great Uncle Richard | ....Dream Big! Don't settle for someone else's vision of your own life. ~Aunt Julie | ....to learn how to manage your money wisely! Tell your money where to go, don't let it tell you where it's going. ~Aunt Kelly

9: ...to appreciate my parents 'back then' (as a kid) as I do now. ~Uncle Kaden | ...that you're going to make mistakes - period! Learn from them. | ...to make balanced, well thought out and smart choices. ~Rose Ann | ...to Never light that first cigarette ~Roger & Sandi Cox

11: "Other things may change us, but we start and end with family." ~ Anthony Brandt | Dear Dillon, I am going to miss you a lot while you are away, but I hope you have a really good time. I love you! Alexandra P.S. I am taking your room :)

12: ...everyone has their own "truth". Respect Everyone's Truth. ~Mike Stickle | The Truth is.... | ...you have the ability to do anything you wish provided you have the desire, determination and put forth the effort to make it happen. It's all in the doing. ~Aunt Darla | ...you are very special, you show your love through your heart, you're smart, you're handsome, you're witty, you're a good worker & you are just great, Enough Already! :) ~Grandpa & Grandma Frederickson | ...that it's all about the details. ~ Jim

13: ...when I hear your voice on the phone, I can't tell if it's you or Kirk! You two sound alike!! And that's the truth! :) ~Aunt Kelly | ....be True to Yourself. ~Uncle Kaden | ...you are better than you think you are! ~DJ | ...life isn't fair, but it's still good. ...the best is yet to come. ...your job won't take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and parents will. Stay in touch. ~Lisa

14: Dillon, I am so Proud of You. You Did It! Congratulations! I love you! Love, Dad

15: It has been wonderful to watch you grow into a young man. We are so proud of your many accomplishments throughout high school. You are a great son and brother. We cannot wait to see where your talent and creativity take you. Love, Diane & Dane

16: Favorite Quotes Quoting: the act of repeating erroneously the words of another. | "Make every day your Masterpiece!" ~Dr. Wayne Dyer (per Rose Ann) | "Any day above ground is a good day" "When you know better, you do better" "Knowledge is Power" ~All Unknown (per Aunt Julie) | "Don't sweat the petty stuff and Don't pet the sweaty stuff" ~Willie Nelson (per Grandma Susie, Grandbuddy Stan & Great Uncle Richard)

17: "Make it So,,," ~Captain Jean-Luc Picard Commander of the Starship Enterprise (per Star Trek fan....Marizel) lol | "Darling, I know nothing as I travel the world and meet new people, I realize that I know nothing and the moment I accept that I know nothing, I step into the place where I can know anything.” ~Cecily Tyson (advise Cecily gave to David Jr.) | "He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander" ~Aristotle (per Aunt Darla) | Dreams make you the person you want to be. Find your Dream, Visualize it, And achieve your Dreams. ~Uncle Patrick

18: My favorite time with you was our train trip from Jersey to Indy. You snagged me a neat gentleman caller on that trip. On one of our dining car trips, a gentleman stopped me to ask your name and take a closer peek at you. To make a long story short, that was the beginning of a special relationship. All I can say my Dear Dillon, I thought you were going to help me stay out of trouble but, as it turned out you were a guy magnet for your Nano not the guy repellent I thought. 8-)) Now you know why you are a Chick Magnet dejour. Congratulations on your athletic achievements & your graduation! Love, Nano | Words of Wisdom from Uncle Lou and Aunt Darla Pay attention, older people actually know what they are talking about. Self Respect is the core of respect for others

19: "Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don't do things right once in a while... YOU do them right all the time." ~Vince Lombardi (per Kelly) | "To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world" ~unknown

20: New York | Miami | London | If you go on a cruise don't get off the ship. The food is lousy & it's a tourist trap. Don't go to Chicago, NYC or Detroit!! (stay away from the big city) lol ~Great Uncle Richard | I hope you get to travel and see the world. Remember to always respect other cultures. ~Mom

21: When you figure out the cost of your trip add 20%. Pack Light Scan your Id, Passport, Travel info & email to yourself, so you will have handy to use if you lose these items. ~Uncle Scott | Hawaii | Los Angeles | Chicago | Las Vegas | Keep it Simple. *Pair of Pants *2 Shirts *Undergarments *Toiletries *Walking Shoes That's enough for a quick getaway to NYC! ~Rose Ann | Relax, enjoy yourself and leave your worries behind...that's what vacations are for! ~Marizel

22: "If the kingdom of God is within you, then everywhere you go you should leave a little heaven behind." ~Dr. Cornel West | "A wise son heeds his father’s instruction, but a mocker does not respond to rebukes." Proverbs 13:1 (per Great Uncle Richard) | "He answered, ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind’; and, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’" Luke 10:27 (per Uncle Tom & Aunt Kelly) | Recommended Bible Verses: Psalm 139:1-24 (Jerry Williams) 1 Corinthians 10:13 (Rob Dininger)

23: "A Mother's love is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, it never fails or falters, even though the heart is breaking" ~Helen Rice

24: Words of Wisdom from Stan & Sue Brown | Just think Handsome, You have now reached an age where you are too old to be young & too young to be old! However, you are now old enough that you are responsible for your actions. Responsible is translated to a 5 letter word that starts with a "B"! :) Always be proud, never say "I wish", say "I can!" Reach high & go for it! We are with you Always, Grandbuddy Stan & Grandma Susie (oxoxox)

25: Grandma Susie Brown | Stan & Sue's Quick Cobbler Batter: 1 Stick of Margarine, 1 Cup of Sugar, | 1 Cup Flour, 3/4 cup Milk 1.5 teaspoon Baking Soda, 1/2 teaspoon Salt | Put stick of margarine in baking dish. Place in oven to melt. In another bowl beat together other ingredients. Pour ingredients over melted margarine & DO NOT stir. Filling: 1 Can of Peaches (sub cherries or other sweetened fruit) 1/2 cup Sugar, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon (blend together) Pour Filling over Batter & Bake | 350 30-40 min 1 Cobbler | Favorite Quote from Stan & Susie "When I started counting my blessings my whole life turned around." ~Willie Nelson

26: Grandma Billie Joyce Frederickson | 2 Pumpkin Pies 2 Pie Crust 1.5 Cup of Brown Sugar | 3 Tablespoon Flour, 2 teaspoon Cinnamon, 1 teaspoon Nutmeg, 1 small can Pumpkin 15 oz 1 can Evaporated Milk, 1 can of Water, 3 Eggs | Combine dry ingredients well, Add remaining...mix well Pour into Pie Crust Bake at 450 for 10 min...then 350 for 25 min, or till done | 450 / 350 35 min 2 Pies | Favorite Quote from Joe & Billie "Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country ." ~President JFK

27: Words of Wisdom from Joe & Billie Frederickson | "We were advised to save one half of our earnings, but we misunderstood. So, Grandma spent the half I saved and I spent the half she saved. Therefore, the halves we didn't save was spent. As you know two halves make a whole. That's where we ended up.....In the Hole!! :) So be sure to save your money!" Dillon, You are now a man, stand tall and be responsible for your actions. Make All that love you so very much, Proud! Love, Grandpa & Grandma Frederickson

28: Grandma Dorothea Jones | Chocolate Eclair Cake 9x13 Pan, 1 box Graham Crackers, 2 boxes Instant French Vanilla Pudding, 3.5 Cups Milk , | 9 oz Cool Whip, 1 Can Milk Chocolate Frosting | Mix pudding and milk. Fold in Cool Whip Lay graham crackers in bottom of pan (use the whole cracker) Cover crackers with half of pudding mixture Another layer of crackers, Rest of pudding over crackers Lay another layer crackers. Put in Refrigerator for a couple of hours. Spread with the frosting & return to Frig. | 15-20 min | Favorite Quote from DoDo :) "Any Job worth doing is worth doing well." (my Grandmother Fish)

29: Words of Wisdom from Nelson & Dorothea Jones | Attitude + Effort = Positive Results Learn to Like Work Keep Life Simple Be Cheerful! Genuinely like people. The Truth is...If you do not persist in seeing that your life becomes something, you can be sure that no one else will. Think before you act! Bad decisions can result in Bad consequences. Laugh a lot it makes life so much more enjoyable. Love, Grandpa & Grandma Jones

30: Grandpa & Grandma Fredrickson | Beef Rump Roast Place 3-4 pound Roast in Crock Pot Add: Salt/Pepper 1/2 Cup Water Cook on High Thicken Drippings w/cornstarch and Pour over meat | High 5 Hours

31: Julie Dulla | Dorothea Jones | Cheese n Bean Bake | 2.5 cups (1lb 5 oz can) Vegetarian Beans w/ Tomato Sauce 6 Hot Dogs cut into 1 inch pieces 2 Cups of Shredded Cheddar Cheese | Combine beans and hot dogs, 1.5 cups cheese in casserole. Top with rest of the cheese and bake. | 375 15-20 min | Casserole 2 quart dish | Touch Down Taco Dip 1 can refried beans, 1 pkg cream cheese 1 packet taco seasoning, 1 onion, 2-3 cloves garlic Pkg shredded taco cheese | Spread beans on bottom of casserole pan. Mix cream cheese, chopped onion, taco seasoning & pressed garlic. Once mixed together, spread on top of beans. Top with cheese and Bake. | 350 20-30 mins

32: Uncle Lou & Aunt Darla Pompilio | Pasta con Pomodoro Sauce | 1 can 35 oz Italian peeled plum tomatoes, 3/4 cup olive oil, 1 clove Garlic, 1/4 teaspoon red pepper, 1 teaspoon salt, 1/2 teaspoon black pepper, 6 leaves fresh basil, 1 lb Penne Pasta, Salt for pasta water. Place olive oil an 8-10 inch skillet, chop and add garlic, red pepper to olive oil & bring the heat to medium. Open tomatoes & crush with your hands. When garlic browns remove from heat & let sit for 5 min. Add tomatoes, salt, pepper, basil & bring back to simmer for 20 minutes. Prepare & Cook pasta according to box directions | 25 min

33: Mom aka Regina | Ham & Cheese Souffle' Cooking Spray, 10 slices of white bread cut into 1/2inch cubes, 1 cup of ham (1 inch pieces), 3 cup shredded cheddar cheese, 6 large eggs, 3 cup Milk, 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard, 1 cup crushed Ritz cracker, 5 teaspoon butter melted. | Spray 13x9 baking dish w/ cooking spray. Scatter half of bread cubes in dish. Top with Ham & Cheese, the top with remaining bread. Place eggs, milk & mustard in bowl & combine. Pour egg mixture over bread & submerge. Cover in plastic wrap & refrigerate overnight. Mix Ritz & melted butter together & top over egg mixture. Bake souffle until it puffs up & is golden brown. | 350 60 mins 10-12 | END OF BOOK FUN PHOTOS :)

34: “Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under the trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time” ~John Lubbock

35: FAMILY TREE | "Generations pass like leaves fall from our family tree. Each season new life blossoms and grows benefiting from the strength & experience of those who went before." ~Heidi Swapp

36: Mother | Grand Mother | Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Mother | Great Grand Mother | Carolyn Sue Hedrick | Pauline Blanche Cargal | Clifford James Hedrick | Regina Laine Easley | Alphonzo Easley | Angie Vera Mason | Eddie Mack Easley | Lima Blanche Wagstaff | Hugh Homer Cargal | Cora H. Patterson | Claude E. Hedrick | Johnnie Mason | Ellis | Willie Wilkerson | H. Easley

37: Father | Grand Mother | Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Mother | Great Grand Mother | Kirk Allen Frederickson | Billie Joyce Collins | Joseph Paul Frederickson | Delphia Luetta Rose | Eddie William Collins | Rebecca May Campbell | Joseph Long Frederickson | Bessie Annalee Hickle | Homer Rose | Lavenia Sharp | Dee Collins | Pearl Morgan | Thomas Hannibal Campbell | Prudence Long | George William Frederickson

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