1: The Taylors 2011
2: Graham and Mara goofing around! | January 2011
4: Mara & Brynn having fun with bubbles at bath time.
6: Sunday morning pancake making with Daddy!
7: I love these shots of the girls playing in Mara's room before bed. Our little bruiser had fallen down a few steps at Maxine's and looked pretty beat up! We called these jammies her "supersuit"and put them on backwards so she wouldn't get undressed. Oh, Brynn!
9: Brynn loved making a mess while playing with water in the kitchen sink. And hiding and giggling with her sister in the pantry!
11: Super M & Little B loved running around the house doing Kung Fu moves in their capes to the sound of "Kung Fu Fighting"! | The girls both love arts & crafts!
12: Brynn's yummy Spaghetti mess...Sonshine Park preschool memories... | Cupcakes for Valentine's Day...Super excited to try out Mara's new bed...
13: February & March
14: ST. PADDY'S DAY | LUCK OF THE IRISH
16: "No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow." | So happy to get our hands in the dirt on a beautiful April day. | APRIL 2011
17: Go Daddy Go! | Cheering for Graham at the Calgary Police Half Marathon. | April 17,
18: Easter at the Calgary Zoo
19: You Make My Sun Shine
20: Easter Celebrations! | So much fun to hunt for Easter eggs, have brunch at Erin & Ellen's house and dinner at Nanny & Poppy's, despite Brynn's cold! The girls couldn't wait to try on the dresses Nanny & Poppy brought them home from Mexico!
23: Daughters are little girls that grow up to be your best friend.
24: To love and be loved is the greatest happiness.
25: I'm Lucky I'm in love with my best friend. | Banff Getaway May 13 - 15
26: Brynn finally has enough hair for pigtails!
27: May 31st We played in the backyard, made make-your-own pizzas for supper & brought birthday cupcakes to share with her soccer teammates. | Mara 5 Years old
28: It's Party Time!
29: Time For Cake !
30: June 4th The girls got to make leis, get their toes painted, play dance freeze & decorate their own cupcakes.
31: Splish, Splash, | It's Mara's | Bash!
32: Mara got all dolled up for her Father's Day date with Graham at preschool. They had fun checking out the dinosaur bones & fossils. On Father's Day, the girls helped make breakfast in bed for Daddy...and helped him eat it!
34: Mara "graduates" from Sonshine Park Preschool. Knowing we'd see Miss Trudi & Miss Shirley next year when Brynn started preschool made it easier to say goodbye.
37: July | in the city
38: Kayben Farms | Having fun at
39: September School Firsts | Kindergarten for Mara & preschool for Brynn!
40: On Brynn's birthday, we helped close up the Jamieson property for what would be the last time, had brunch at Pete's with everyone then headed back to Calgary for yummy Chinese noodles & a family dance party. | September 17th
41: Brynn's only requests for her birthday party were "PINK!" and Polly Pockets. So we invited the family over for a Pink Polly Pocket birthday party and encouraged everyone to wear pink! | 3 years old!
42: Beautiful Ballerinas
43: Sparks | Mara joins the 153rd
45: I love kindergarten!
49: The girls had fun dressing up all through October & into November! Brynn was a cute cowgirl for Western day at preschool then Rapunzel for the 31st. Mara stuck with Ariel for all her Halloween parties & trick or treating!
50: Greek Food & Belly dancing to celebrate Poppy's birthday!
51: November & December
52: Celebrating Graham's 41st ...breakfast in bed, brunch with Nanny & Poppy and relaxing with friends.
54: December 21st | Christmas Recitals
57: with the Taylors
58: , Santa was here!
59: CHRISTMAS CHEER | with the Jamiesons
60: Enjoying the last days of 2011...
61: with the McQuistons in Whitefish, MT.