S: Memories of 2011
1: "The love of a family is life's greatest blessing." ~Author Unknown
3: It's the little things that make life beautiful.
4: January 9-16, 2012 I had the opportunity to travel with Five Oaks Church to Fedja, Haiti. There, we spent several days playing with orphans, feeding the hungry and spreading the good news of Jesus Christ. I was blown away by the beauty of the country and the hospitality of it's people. Even though they are among the most poor in the Western Hemisphere, they are still happy, and happy to have us come.
6: Love/Valentines Day/Anniversary | Happy Singles Awareness Day!
7: Friendship is an affair of disentangled, or stripped minds. Eros will have naked bodies; Friendship, naked personalities. ~C.S. Lewis
8: MACY'S FLOWER SHOW
9: "Spring was a statement of faith, trust that all would be well, that light would return." ~Solar Storms
10: This spring Tricia decided to audition for the new reality TV Show 'America's Favorite Trail Horse' down in Missouri. Keni, Andrea and I tagged along for a four-day adventure. We had some great weather and such a fun time meeting her Aunt Debbie, Uncle Dean, and their dogs, Tilly & Sophie! | April 13-16, 2011
12: Bachelorette | Lindsey 'Johnson' Nibbe June 3, 2011, The Shout House Mpls
13: Mallory 'Schultz' Sdano June 11, 2011, Brunswick Zone
14: Family Camp at Camp Shamineau!
15: Volunteering for the weekend at Camp was the perfect vacation. We hosted a rodeo for the campers, enjoyed time with friends and a had a special treat, Silo Ice Cream!
16: The Wedding of Matthew Sdano & Mallory Schultz Friday, July 8, 2011
19: 23rd Birthday at the MN Zoo!
20: Bridal Shower | Abby 'Braun' Shaw
22: Friends! | Horses!
23: Concerts! | Fun in the Sun!
24: Event Specialist at The Embassy Suites Saint Paul - Downtown | After graduation I had a great opportunity to work for Tri-City Management (Catering) at The Embassy Suites Downtown-Saint Paul as a Banquet Manager. My role changed many times, but the position gave me great experience in all sorts of events. We hosted weddings, family reunions, business meetings, & birthday parties at the hotel and I worked closely with the couples and the kitchen/catering staff to make sure each event ran smoothly.
26: "Good times are even better when they are shared"
27: North Shore Trip, September 3-5, 2011
28: "Camping" with the Girls, September 19-21 Pillsbury State Forest & Camp Shamineau
29: Always a New Adventure
32: Wyoming Trip October 20-25, 2011
34: The Honour of your presence is requested at the marriage of Samantha Weiss Huebsch & Jerry Robert Hill on Saturday, the twenty-second of October two-thousand eleven
36: After Sam and Jerry's wedding Andrea and I took the long way home, through the Black Hills. We stopped to see so many sights on the way including Devil's Tower, Mt. Rushmore, Bear Country USA, The Cosmos, The Mammoth Site at Hot Springs, and the Mitchell Corn Palace. The scenery was beautiful! I am so glad I chose to take those extra days to see some of America's best landscape!
39: As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~John Fitzgerald Kennedy | Thanksgiving in Kentucky
40: Holiday Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days
41: A Season of Love and Laughter
42: Collin & Stephanie