S: The Madsens 2011
FC: The Madsens - 2011
2: Blizzard of 2011
5: How do you get your own private zoo? Crappy-weather zoo day! (best-kept secret in Chicago)
28: Claudia's 8th Birthday Party
29: Logan's 6th Birthday Party
30: "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower." - Albert Camus
31: Revolutionary War Reenactment (The famous Battle of Mount Prospect?)
35: Logan's Kindergarten Graduation! | Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. ~Les Brown
36: Chicago Botanic Gardens
38: New York in July
40: How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Turns out you just take a cab!
41: THE BIG APPLE
47: Wall Street
48: Starved Rock State Park
52: Galena alpaca farm
55: Galena, Illinois
58: Logan's First day of 1st Grade at Westbrook
60: A Day at the Science Museum
61: A Day at the Races
63: ...in the Chicago River!
65: Trick or Treat! | Halloween
67: Annual Madsen Halloween Party
68: Britney! | Bacon Brothers | Fashion on Ice | Abba Tribute Band | Wynton Marssalis | Lady Gaga | Lang Lang | Peter Pan
69: Some of the many live performances we went to in 2011! | Marc Cohn | Momix Botanica | Chicago | Danial Radcliffe on Broadway | Mary Poppins | Glee Live
70: Thanksgiving Dinner
71: Thanksgiving Dinner
72: We said good bye to our 1999 Camry. The first car we bought together... and the car that brought our babies home from the hospital.
73: And we said hello to the car that will someday teach our babies how to drive!
78: Wilderness Resort Wisconsin Dells