S: Hathcock Family 2009
BC: A family stitched together with love seldom unravels.
FC: 2009 Family Memories
1: A family is pieced together with hope and faith. A family is quilted and bound with love and grace.
2: January 17 : Alyssa played her violin in a recital at the Kemper Center in Kenosha, WI. January 23: We remembered trach-day from 5 years previous. Chad's new hobby this year - painting his Home Depot projects!
5: February Bethany & Alyssa participated in Cheer Camp and cheered at a home game at school. Cliff & Jill flew to PA for the National Leadership Conference. We enjoyed seeing old friends again! While we were away, Grammy flew out to stay with the kids!
7: March This month Chad began to play "plano," Bethany & Alyssa both participated in the WACS tournament in Watertown . Bethany did oral reading and Alyssa did a violin solo, vocal solo, & oral reading. We were also able to enjoy playing outside this month! Chad's puppy, Max, also became a favorite family pet this year!
9: Easter! (and the best baseball player ever!)
11: May | Special Days this month: Grandparent's Day at School & Mother's Day! | We also enjoyed a visit from Grammy & Papa, planting flowers & making new projects at Home Depot.
13: June We flew to Denver & then drove to Hill City, SD where we visited Mt. Rushmore!
15: Enjoying The Colorado Rockies
16: The Black Hills | Cousins | Ice Cream!
17: Family Vacation | Flying! | Think, Think, Think | Love You!
18: Cliff participated in a spaghetti-eating contest at the Water Fights in Silver Lake & we enjoyed sparklers! | The 4th of July
19: July | Alyssa's 10th Birthday July 20
20: A Picnic by Lake Michigan | August
21: 1st Day of School! Bethany started 6th grade and Alyssa, 5th grade. They were in the same class this year. Their teacher was Mrs. Beth Ring. Chad started Kindergarten! Mrs. Becky Brown was his teacher.
23: In September, Cliff was able to go flying in Burlington. We all went to watch, and Chad's best friend from school, Torrey, was there, too! Chad had more eye surgery this month and was learning to read! In October, Chad enjoyed painting the fire station he made at Home Depot and playing in the leaves with Daddy & his friend, Dylan. | October
24: On October 1, we found out that we would be parents again! Later, in January, we found out that you are a boy! | A New Baby To Love!
25: "Together is my favorite place to be!"
26: Jill's 41st Birthday (& 8 weeks pregnant!)
27: November | Bethany's 12th Birthday & Thanksgiving Day!
28: Chad turned 6! | All boys at Chad's party! | (Cliff turned 38!)
29: December | Grammy and Papa & Grandpa & Grandma came for Christmas!