Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Happy Birthday, Brandie!! I know, your birthday is tomorrow. But it was 25 years ago THIS day that I was in labor...and I remember next to nothing about the 31st!! So, HAPPY BIRTHDAY early...and have a terrific day celebrating tomorrow!!! I love you!!!

Saturday, December 27, 2008

Two more....the best ones of the day!

What's this.....all FOUR of MY children together in the same shot?? YAY!!!!
All six grand kids together for Christmas!!

Some more Christmas pictures...

We have started letting them open new pajamas on Christmas Eve...so they are wearing something cute for Christmas morning pictures! Smell good shower stuff from Sara
Pretty, new earrings from Sara
Just because she is so cute!
A couple of much needed long sleeve shirts and more Erector fun from Sissy & Davy
Some pretty, new shirts and a musical jewelry box from Sissy & Davy
Emily and Bubba found soft, fuzzy, pink flip flops for Sara....I think she liked them!
Cozy sleep pants for Brandie...from Jeff & Momma

Friday, December 26, 2008

Pictures from Christmas morning

Before the paper tearing....
Checking out the stockings

Diapers (and clothes) for her babies
Wyatt and Daddy are gonna be busy!
A baby that goes "potty"....this was the latest addition in her letter to Santa
The Wheelie Cycle....he had been asking for this for months
Her very own computer....no more fighting with Bubba over the one he has!
The new big girl bike she has been wanting since the day we took her training wheels off her little bike!
A new dance shirt from Bubba
A Mavs cap from Emily
The last one....from Momma and Daddy

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

From our family to yours....

We wish you a Happy, Healthy and Joyous Holiday Season! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Robbie, Jeff, Wyatt & Emily

Sunday, December 21, 2008


We did it....we made it back to Six Flags in cold weather! We froze, but we had a great time! I got to go sledding this time!! I have not come down a sled run since....well, I don't remember when! After I went down with her, I talked Em into giving it a go on her own...she loved it! We found Santa, so the kids got to visit with him for a bit....and I got a picture or two. We were only there a couple of hours, but by that time both kids were red faced and we were all cold.
All bundled up
Santa was trying to make sure there was a GIRL under that hat!!

On the way home, we pulled up beside this Santa on a motorcycle. The kids determined he couldn't be the real one....the real Santa would have been in a sleigh!!

Saturday, December 20, 2008

Holiday in the Park at Six Flags

**ALERT** Heavy picture post!!!

We've been twice this season. Jeff and I took the kids last weekend and then the kids and I met Sissy and Davy yesterday afternoon. The crowds were very small and the lines really short when we got there yesterday. The kids (all 4 of them!) took full advantage! First, Wyatt decided he would attempt the Bobsled...a roller coaster of sorts. He's not exactly the brave kid so this shocked us and Sissy was quick to get him in line before he changed his mind! And he did....but she made him go anyway! When it was all over, he loved it and wants to go again. After that we headed to the other side of the park....to the Frosty Snow Hill. **Side note here** We tied a record HIGH temp of 73 degrees yesterday!! Yes, the temp was 73 and my kids went sledding!! I had a blast watching them....and they had a great time too! There was virtually NO line so they ran back up and went again! If not for having my camera so I could take pictures of them having fun, I would have been right there with them!! After that we were riding what ever we came to next. We had a great time, ate some yummy food and were wiped out when we left! The kids slept all the way home. We are supposed to have a cold *arctic blast* blow through here tonight. Hopefully when Jeff and I take the kids back tomorrow night, it will feel more like Christmas weather! I have pictures from both visits. The first few will be from our trip last week.
Spinning (and giggling) in the Tea Cups
With Looney Tune characters and Frosty
The rest are from last night...at the end of the Bobsled run
Sledding...again, all 4 of the *kids* had a great time!!
Singing karaoke...."Santa Claus is Coming to Town"
A few other shots...here & there, this & that


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