2: What a wonderful visit we had with Tim, Carla and Chanae at the Hilltop Baptist parsonage in Springtown December 28, 2009
3: Visit to Nana and G-Dad's in Texas! 12-28-1/1 | Cousin Jet | Uncle David | Great Grandmother Dean
4: Uncle David with Skeeter | Sadie LOVES Maria! | Belle likes to play with Christina | DOGGIE JOY | Sadie has a neurological licking issue
5: CHINA PA INT ING | We look forward every year to our hand-painted china gifts from Karin and Grandmother Dean | Christina and Maria created beautiful trays under Karin's tutelage
6: Aunt Sue, Christina and Maria | Texas Snow ! | G-Dad and Buttons
8: Aunt Sue & Skeeter wave good-bye | The Happy Engaged Couple Sarah and Daniel | Knitting anyone?
9: We ate a hearty New Year's Dinner at Julia & Carl Pitts' house in Weatherford, TX
11: We had a ball at the Forshee House in Dallas Jan 1-3 | The Forshees delight in eating out at international restaurants. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening at Caravel, a Vietnamese restaurant | Lego Rock Band | Sam | Megan | Anna, Sam, Megan, Christina | Tricia & Kurt
12: Attended the Graduation Reception for my nieces Holly Jo and Kelly Clark at the Gaylord Texan Hotel, where my half-sister Vicki works as landscape director
13: Jen's son Conner | Balloon fun at the Gaylord Texan Hotel
14: Impressive Ice Sculpture Show at the Gaylord
15: SNOW DAY
16: Thai elephant, Thai cat and Eiffel Tower statues in the kitchen window | Aaah............a cat's life!
17: Puff and Kalina live it up....lazy style....
18: Maria went to Thailand with Women at Risk, Intl. in February. It was a life-changing event for her. | Bangkok | Thai gifts!
19: Coffee and a Hike in Townsend | March 27, 2010 Maria, Jo Byars, Esther Heneise, Rachel Keene, Pearl Schooley, Amy Howe
21: Visit to Lora and Eric's house April 2-4 | Maria and Gabriella | Madison | Isaac
22: Easter Fun
23: Baby Gabriella sleeps Madison is ready to drive
24: Aunt Lulu gives gifts to everyone!
25: Easter Family Photo at Lora and Eric's church April 4, 2010
26: Zach & Maria wrote and starred in 7 skits for a sermon series at Trinity Chapel. Delilah Sue was a big hit. The Power Team Skit was hilarious!
27: Happy Birthday, Mom! | Michele Richards, Aunt Kay, Diane Gross, Maria and Jo celebrated Mom's birthday at Macaroni Grill
28: UT Botanical Gardens
29: Kinderdance Recitals Powell UMC
30: Farragt Church of Christ & Kindercare
31: Kids Place, Jewish Community Center & Thackston School
32: Happy 43rd Birthday Zach!
33: Cell Group at the Marshall house
34: Christina's Spring Piano Recital She played "Sonatina" beautifully.
35: Girl Scouts | This year, the girls enjoyed bimonthly meetings, earned new badges, sold yummy cookies & swam their hearts out at Wilderness ai the Smokies.
36: Christina Rose | Dressing up April Nabors
38: Good-bye 4th Grade Hello 5th Grade! | First Day of 5th Grade | Mrs. Thornburg 4th Grade Teacher extraordinaire | Mr. Huffaker, Music Teacher | 4th Grade Awards
39: Kinderdance Princess Day Kindercare, Kids Place, FCC
40: Tim's family stopped in for a visit on their way to vacation in their Gatlinburg time-share | TN visit from Tim, Carla, Chanae, Carl & Julia June 27
41: July 1 | Junior Camp
42: The Benns Family Visits the Richardson Family
43: What fun we had celebrating the 4th with so many of our family members! | Doug & Kay, Rachel, Eugene & Ann, Lora's Family and Tim's Family
44: It was Michael's birthday, too!
45: Enjoyed our annual tradition of spending the evening of the 4th at the World's Fair Park
46: Swimming with the Dennison double twins
47: Christina participated in Summer Drama Camp at Everett Rec Center
48: July 20-26 | Maria and Christina flew to Texas to enjoy a summer visit with Nana and G-Dad!
49: We had a great time visiting with Nana, G-Dad, Great-Grandmother Dean, Tim's family, Uncle David & Aunt Sue, Kendra and Daniel & Sarah
50: July 24 | First Baptist Church Reception for TIm
51: Chanae, Christina and Harley enjoyed a swim | Visiting Tim and Family at their hotel
52: Cousins Rock!
53: Maria returned to school in August of 2010 in pursuit of an MBA.
54: Surprise Birthday Party for Maria! | August 20 My 39th Bday | Zach, Christina, Heather & Mackenzie Duncan made a film about my life. Hilarious!
55: Guests: The Duncans, Howes, Doug Hemphill, The Marshalls, Kay & Michael, Heather Jones, the Medleys, Linda Seals, the Kirkwoods and the Cleggs
56: Projects | Fun with Clay | Christina scene | Attempt at oil painting | Installing a French drain
57: Valentine's gift for Mom | Puzzles! | Zach's balloon creations | Projects
58: Guests: AnnaHeneise, Katherine Roach, Charlyn Riggs, Molly Kate & McKenzie Duncan, Lydia Correll, Sarah Seiple
59: Christina's Webkins 11th Birthday Party
60: The girls swam, put on a fashion show for themselves & for their webkins & got their faces painted. | Christina, Anna, Katherine, Sarah | Lydia | Charlyn | Sarah | Anna
61: Christina starred as the evil fairy Carabosse in Laura Owens' backyard production of The Sleeping Beauty
62: Christina and Grandma visit the Knoxville Botanical Gardens
63: Halloween Pumpkin Fun
64: Girls Nite out in Downtown Knoxville with Wendy Welch, Lora Benns and Maria Throwing things off the stairs is Isaac and Madison's favorite game at our house. They are teaching Gabriella how to toss things overboard.
65: Whip it REAL GOOD! Playing with the kids during a TN holiday visit Nov. 2010
66: Fun at World's Fair Park
67: Fantasy of Trees
68: Skype photo of Zach's Texas family | Thanksgiving Celebration at our house
69: Santa came to visit!!!
70: Time to open gifts!
71: Uncle Back reads Madison and Isaac their bedtime stories
72: Annual Women's Holiday Brunch | Guests: Kay Blackwell, Shirley Weatherstone, Tracy Riggs, Linda, Kelly & Sebastian Seals, Melissa & Heather Jones, Jessica Hemphill
73: Let it snow | Let it snow | Let it snow
74: Annual Christmas Party! | Guests: Brent Howard, Heneises, Medleys, Keenes, Kezers, Riggs, Roaches, Duncans, Nabors, Cleggs
75: December 17
76: Rachel Keene, Heather Jones (We made her a birthday sunflower cake), Bruce Kezer, Stanley Keene, Karl Roach, Linda Seals, Stephen Sansing, Brent Howard
77: Opening gifts on Christmas Morning
78: Christmas celebrations and gift exchanges with the Cleggs and family | Most whimsical gift: a giant box of Whitman's Samplers from Tim
80: Fa la la la la la!
81: F a i r y T a l e D r e a m s
82: Photo taken by Christopher Hawkins of a young Maria. Christopher calls this his photo "French Lieutenant's Girlfriend"