BC: On to 2013...
2: Jan. 21st at the Schuster Center with my mom | Ladies Night at my studio Feb. 3rd | The ladies got Mary Kay facials, hair done by a stylist and their portrait taken... fun time together.
3: Banquet for work Feb. 10th
4: World's Toughest Rodeo at Nationwide Arena Feb. 11th with Lynnsey Schemrich
5: Ag Day at the Capitol Feb. 15th | Guest speaker was Drew Hastings, comedian and mayor of Hillsboro Announced that day the new director of ODA Dave Daniels
6: AFBF Young Farmer & Rancher Conference in Grand Rapids, MI Feb. 18th-20th
7: At the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel and DeVos Place Conference Center | Across the river is the President Gerald Ford Museum we visited it the last day before heading home.
10: Farm Bureau Presidents Trip to Washington DC ~ March 5th - 7th | Visited the South Korea Embassy | Went to Georgetown "DC" Cupcake | Their first shop, now workshop.
11: My Cupcake
12: Touring the US Capitol
13: The Prime Minister of Israel was visiting that day.
14: Speaker of the House, Rep. John Boehner meeting with us. | The porch outside the House Ag Committee Room and view.
15: Dinner at Fogo De Chao with our region... Yum! | Meeting in Rep. John Boehner's office with his Ag staffer.
16: Early spring this year meant DC was in bloom.
18: National Botanical Garden and Conservatory Orchid Display
20: Senator Rob Portman and flying home. | Young Farmer Conference March 9th-10th
21: Maggie & John Lawler's Wedding March 17th | After wedding went to the Shamrock Club
22: Miami Co. Farm Bureau Farmer Share Breakfast March 24th
23: Buckeye Leadership Workshop March 28th-April 1st | BLW Fire Marshall Whitfield | BLW Fire Marshall Wheeler | BLW Fire Chief Larry | Fire Marshall Trainees | "It Only Takes A Spark" | BLW
24: The Man Scouts | Hello Hello Hello | Chelsea drawing our think together groups fire. | Team Play Workshop with Jim Cain
25: Jim Cain | Team Play
26: Song workshop leading some songs at evening program.
31: Think Together Tables my group had a pirate table
33: Two Thumb Joe's Speakeasy Cafe
38: BLW Auction
42: My Think Together Group
43: Benefit Spaghetti Dinner for co-worker Mary April 14th
44: Ashville Vikking Fest to watch Mary, Patrick & friends joust
46: Zack's Graduation Party May 12th
48: Farewell To Sally & Ken at Church Moving to IN after 40+ years at Hilltop
51: MiamI County Courthouse | Memorial Day
52: Dayton Dragon's Game May 31st
54: Wicked in Dayton June 2nd
55: Sold Cookies at the Mechanicsburg Farmers Market
57: Memorial Service for Doug Burbaker at Camp Ohio 4-H Camp on Vesper Hill June 10th
58: Trip to Minneapolis, MN for AgVantave Conference for work. | First Stop The Rainforest Café at the Mall of America | June 12th - 15th
60: The guys and I outside the Coach store watching the other ladies look at purses, they look like they are having fun. | Made my first "Build A Bear", a Kermit puppet
61: Big ADM elevator we passed on the train.
62: The Conference kicked off with an Olympic themed dinner and social time. | GO TEAM! | Team Heritage
63: Our hotel, The Depot, it was an old train depot... The last train went out of it in 1971 | The back side of our hotel and old train depot, the depot was constructed in 1899 and remains one of the last long-span truss-roofed sheds surviving int he nation. | Now parking... in the 1920 it was bustling with 29 trains departing daily
64: Drumlins and Sculptures | Outside US Courthouse
65: Sculptures are "Rockman" | The Grass Drumlins that suggest the glacial drumlins formed by glacial ice.
66: Old mills and warehouses now apartments and stuff
68: Mill Ruins Park along river and old mills, building remains now part of park. These historic buildings from when wheat would come up the river to the mills was buried beneath sand and gravel and uncovered to show the history.
71: The Locks and St. Anthony's Falls
72: View of the Stone Arch Bridge, River Locks and Bridge over the Mississippi River and St. Anthony Falls
74: Twins Game!
78: Camp is Going Wild Miami Co. 4-H Jr. Camp
79: June 18th - 15th
82: In The River...
83: Teaching Water Quality
85: Always a New Adventure
87: To go with the animal theme at camp we had animals brought in for the campers to enjoy and learn about.
91: Urbana Fireworks from across the field.
92: My Camper Got It's First Coat of Paint Thanks to Steph for helping me paint it.
93: Madison County Fair
94: Stem Show July 12th - 15th
101: Angie's Wedding July 21st
102: BOY | THE BIRTHDAY
107: Grandma's 80th Birthday July 28th
112: King's Island | P&G Day at King's Island Sept. | I got Steph on the Vortex for the first time.
114: Miami County Fair
115: Work Employee Picnic Aug. 15
116: Columbus Clippers Game | with work - Aug. 17th
117: Farm Bureau Camp-out and visit to Johnston Farm Aug. 24th - 26th at Poor Farmers
119: Canal Boat Ride
121: Potluck Dinner, Kids Games, Sunday Morning Worship
123: Working at
124: SARA | CRAIG | Sept. 8th
129: King's Island | P&G Day at King's Island Sept. 16th | I got Steph on the Vortex for the first time.
130: 2 | 3 | The Farm Science Review Sept. 18th - 20th
131: The grain rescue training and demonstration C.A.R.T., Heritage was a part of making this happen.
132: Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack
134: Kiser Lake
137: Reds Play Off Game | Oct. 9th
138: Nick Lachey, there to sing the National Anthem
140: A crazy person ran onto the field with a sign.
143: OSU vs. IL Game Nov. 3rd | Abby & Daniel | Craig & Sara | Cindy & Dan
144: Dan's personal tour of campus
145: They tried to make the guys beards red and gray
150: Maggie's Baby Shower Nov. 4th
154: Annual Meeting Nov. 28th-30th | Gov. Kasich stopped by
155: Getting My Christmas Tree at 4-H Camp Ohio Dec. 1st
156: That's The One Temps that day was in the 60s
157: Portraits with Santa
158: My House
159: Church Ladies Group Ornament Exchange | Collected bras for a charity group called "Supporting the Girl"
160: Dorn Family Get Together
161: Dan opening his gifts.
163: Christmas Day with Family
167: Around the House
168: 2012 Christmas Card
169: Dec. 26th 8" of snow in about 8 hours.