BC: The End
1: Ringing in | This year's theme was "Pajama Party," and everyone got into the spirit. In keeping with tradition Mark had to make a spectacle of himself and Teri wore a little-too-little. Vickie and Howard were in town and joined us this year.
2: Sydney, Miranda and Lauren had to get matching Transformer boy shorts for the party. | We invaded the Man Cave for awhile.
3: The Beast returns - thanks Evan! | Thanks to my redecorating, Amara gets a lovely addition to her hope chest. | Oh what treasures we receive each year in the white elephant exchange! | Beth's sister, Amy, was the lucky winner of a Gary Deaton shirt.
4: Winter Concerts | Lisa and Mark had meet and greet passes for Kutless at the Underground. I met them later along with Doug and Kim.
5: Tom being a Third Day stalker came in handy for Mark and Lisa to get backstage passes!
6: Paul and Susan get Married! | Well of course the bride and groom want Kate in the middle of their pictures! | The cake made Gary a little constipated. | We all had a lot of fun - especially Scotty! | Not sure who stole that centerpiece, but I didn't get one!
7: Youth Variety Knows How To Jump!
8: Happy 15th Birthday on Easter Sunday Mirandy! | Double and Cartilage piercings for the birthday girl.
10: Miranda and Lauren's Annual Photo Shoot of Eachother.
12: Walnut Creek Show with Ana | BOO BOO!
13: Piano Recital
14: Theater A-Z Presents | Peter Pan | Starring Larissa as Captain Hook
15: A Visit From the Thomas' | We got to meet Rhylee when John, Kristen and Emily came to town with Howard for his mom's birthday. Apparently Rhylee had been fussy on the trip, but was perfectly content with Larissa....until...Miranda held her! Surprise surprise!
18: 4th Grade
19: Miranda and Ana did the team show at Majestic Farm in June. It was fun but stinkin hot!
20: Lindsey, Gina, Brooke, Lydia, Meghan, Larissa, Elaine and Alexa.
21: Larissa Turns 11! Everybody had fun at the Marriott where we swam and did facials and nails. | On the 17th Larissa got to open her gifts from us and have a birthday treat
22: VBS | We decorated the church to the theme Galactic Blast. | The Marks Mark Upton took pictures, MEW directed and Mark Putman hung out cause he had to! | Me with my adorable crew. | Larissa had a blast in the new tween crew and got to do a week long craft with Sheila. | Lisa and Sandy ran Registration and Pim and Isaac did Storytelling.
23: By Wednesday we convinced Miranda to come to VBS to help Beth with games. | Between ending up dripping wet, sister hugs and being surrounded by children, we thought we'd never see Miranda again. Surprisingly, she showed up the rest of the week! | Kelly, Lauren, Miranda and Jake
24: Eclipse Premier Dinner at PF Changs first (where Lauren stiffed the waiter and we had to put him on the phone with Pam for not sending her with enough money!)
25: WTH happened Richard? lol! | Drive-In to see Eclipse Again! | Pam helps Miranda with the Star Spangled Banner. | We had 3 carloads there to witness Rich's impatient barreling away from the ticket booth only to rip his mirror off on a pole!
26: The Prescott 3rd of July Party | I guess Lauren didn't appreciate Mark joining the family picture as much as GaGa did. | How many brats can a trampoline hold? | O...M...G! | The Cool People
27: Playing Chicken on a Roof.
28: Neighborhood Bike Parade
29: Mark's Fabulous Show | The brats climbed out on the roof (without asking) and ripped my curtains!
30: Happy 45th Birthday Mark! | We went to the Melting Pot and then came home for HB MEW cake!
32: Butler County Fair | Miranda and Kaitlyn | Larissa and Lindsey
33: Canoe Day We had a fun day with the Prescotts on the Little Miami. Molly and Larissa were princesses in the middle of our canoes, while Miranda and Lauren had their own, but spent more time in the water!
34: Four Little Neighbors
35: Show | Starry Nights
36: Back To | Miranda - 15 Yrs. old Sophomore Fairfield High School
37: School! | Larissa - 11 Yrs. Old 5th Grade Fairfield Intermediate School
38: Friends are Flowers that Never Fade | National Bacon Day!
39: Beggin Strips hosted this little festival that was right up Larissa's alley.
40: WEBN | Birthday cupcakes for Lauren! | Is somebody grumpy cause it's not his birthday? | I had a migraine and spent half of the evening with an attractive ice pack on my head :(
41: Fireworks | We watched the WEBN Fireworks along the river, just a short distance from where we stayed at the Marriott with the Prescotts and Rimers. (And Allison only because we had an extra spot to sleep!) | Allison's scary surgery nose. Wait... what's draped over her slumbering face?
42: Lauren got her license in September! She's Miranda's first friend to drive. | Miranda got her temps on Oct. 5th! (Only because the license bureau was closed on the 4th.)
43: For Beth's 40th birthday we had dinner at Acapulco's where she slammed down a birthday shot of tequila! Then we had cake, gag gifts and a bonfire at our house.
44: The first competition of the year at Kings Island. (Thus my headache at the fireworks that evening!) | In October we headed to Lexington for another competition. | Star Performance Center
45: Small Youth Hip Hop | Columbus in November.
46: Homecoming | Nicky Decker, Lauren Prescott, Miranda Wulfhorst, Nicole Fijis, Kayla King, Victor Malhaupher, Sydney Horter, Jake Gemperle, Sydney Hagaman and Eric Nelson.
47: Everyone met at the Prescott's house for pictures and dinner before heading to the high school for their first Homecoming.
49: Halloween Party | Lauren was a 50's chick, Miranda an Avatar and Molly got really creative and went in her jammies.!
50: Pedis and dinner on Saturday, Dance Comp. on Sunday. | Pretty! | Columbus Weekend
51: Larissa was ticklish | Dinner!
52: Oh goody...I turned 45 :(
53: Getting Ready for Christmas | My "breathtaking" mantel.
55: Merry Christmas from the Wulfhorsts
56: The Week Before . . . | Grandma and Grandpa Lukemire, Aunt Teri, Jason and Jennifer came to our house this year for Christmas.
57: Holiday Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days | Christmas Eve | We celebrated Christmas Eve at Nana and Papaw's house and then went to church at John Wesley.
58: Dear Santa, we've been perfect angels this year.
59: Christmas morning was full of surprises (at least for Larissa since Miranda hand picked half of her own gifts!) Larissa loved her I-Pod Touch and Talking Bacon and Miranda finally got her North Face and Black Ops.
60: Christmas Day | Before the floor under the foosball table broke Drew's foot!
61: Celebrating Christmas Break at The Melting Pot