Friday, December 30, 2011

Take a look back at our 2011

Where has the year gone!
Its hard to believe in just a few short days we'll be entering 2012
I think this year has been one of the best years so far.

Here's a little look back at our 2011

I was still getting use to being a mommy to 2 little girls.  We were working on getting into a routine and making sure that I spent enough time with Kaylee so she didn't get jealous of the new baby. 
I also celebrated my 27th birthday!

We celebrated Valentine's Day.
Keira also experienced her first trip to Pismo Beach.  It was our first family vacation as a family of 4.

Keira got to join sissy in her first playgroup at the Library
We celebrated Uncle Justin's birthday via skype
We celebrated St. Patrick's Day

We went to Monterey to watch Uncle Antheney graduate Park Ranger academy
We celebrated Easter

I celebrated my 1st Mother's Day with 2 kids
Kaylee celebrated her 2nd birthday!
My parents came down for a visit from CO
My brother & Jason's brother both graduated from High School

We celebrated Uncle Patrick's 18th birthday
We had some dr appt's

We celebrated the 4th of July with swimming & a BBQ
I got my new DSLR camera....YAY!
I got my newish Yukon XL (which looks different now than in the pic)
We celebrated Uncle Josh's 24th birthday

We celebrated Daddy's 27th birthday
More swimming
We went to New Malones for a fun day on the water
I took the girls to the zoo with Jason's mom

I sold some of the girls baby clothes
There was an air show crash in Reno, NV (Jason was suppose to be at that show)
The countdown started for Keira's birthday!
Lots of hanging out with friends every Wednesday

We took the girls to the pumpkin patch
We celebrated Halloween
We got family pictures taken
Party preperations were in full force for Keira's birthday

We celebrated Mimi's birthday via skype (November 3rd)
We celebrated Thanksgiving
We celebrated KEIRA'S 1st BIRTHDAY (November 29th)
Keira took her 1st steps (1 day after her birthday)
We decorated and set up for Christmas

We made Christmas crafts & gifts
We decorated more for Christmas
We started our 24 nights of advant books
We celebrated Christmas
We will celebrate Papa's birthday via skype (december 31st)
We took down all of our Christmas stuff to prepare for the girls new playroom!


It has been a GREAT 2011 and I'm really looking forward to what 2012 has in store for us.
There are a few exciting things coming up for us, that I cant wait to share

Have a happy & safe New Year


  1. how fun! What a fun way to look back! ~Andrea

  2. Your girls are adorable! I love all your pictures! I really need to take some lessons I've had my camera since last year and still pretty lost!

  3. Great 2011 recap! I'm going to have to do one too!

    Hey, you didn't know you were pregnant last time, so you never know! lol ;-) Can't wait to hear what you have coming up!


  4. what a beautiful year it has been for you and your family! hope for an even better year for 2012!

  5. LOL! You are too funny! Whenever I say I have exciting news coming or to share that's is exactly what everyone thinks:) I need to do something like this!!! It'd be a great way to start back up on my blog!What a great idea:)

  6. I love this recap! If I can ever finish up my Christmas posts I am going to do this!!! :)

  7. What a fun year! I enjoyed catching up with everything since I am fairly new to you family. Love it all!! happy New Year!

  8. Love the pictures for each month! Great idea! One thing I must know...Where did you get the cute outfits with their age on the shirt? So cute!:)