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|Beautiful Snow fall this month!|
|Some trees held on to their leaves even in the snow through mid-November|
|Heidi and the 6th grade choir singing "Hallelujah" 11/10|
|Niles being creative|
|Our new favorite dinner|
|Heidi dressed for Hogwarts|
|Addie's Birthday Eve Pizza Party|
|Birthday girl with cupcakes and friends (Fatima and Izzi)|
|Addie's friend Amelie made her this pillow.|
It's Leo Valdez from the Percy Jackson books.
|Addie opening gifts before her birthday lunch|
(see her new Big Ben nano blocks and Tower Bridge 3D puzzle?)
|She got her Hufflepuff scarf and Harry Potter Cookbook.|
She went right to work and made pumpkin pasties for her friends on Thanksgiving break.
|Rich and I took Addie on a lunch date to Zac's Barbecue.|
She had birthday brisket!
|Addie and Mom, just hours before she actually turned 14.|
|This facebook postcard reminded me of Elena--high five.|
|I stayed home and cooked on Wednesday while Rich took my kiddos to Chico with their cousins.|
I made Chocolate Tarts, Sweet Potato Puff, Yellow Squash casserole, Green Bean Casserole, Stuffing, Fresh cranberry sauce, relish tray, and super food slaw.
|Family at Chico|
|Rosalie and James|
|James, Little Jex, Addie, Niles, Jex, Angie, Danny, Mike, Hannah, Rosalie, and Heidi floating out front.|
Taken by Rich
|Thanksgiving Dinner KIDS TABLE!|
|Angie at the buffet|
|Niles, Ammon, and Grandma eating pie!|
|Niles and Ammon|
|Hannah, Me, and James having pie!|
(I didn't take baptism pictures, but I will steal some from Ang and add them soon)
|Friday we put up the tree and some Christmas decor.|
Saturday we decorated it and watched "The Polar Express."
|Niles saying goodbye to Great Grandma Lyn 09.30|
|Grandma, Uncle Ralph and Aunt Marti, and Me saying goodbye 09.30|
|Having fun with the PONDERIZING idea|
(photo courtesy of Stand and Shine Magazine for YW)
|Niles at school 10.08|
|Last Day of the Season at Mark's In and Out 10.10|
|Heidi painting a mural at the hospital Open House 10.10|
|James got his costume in the mail 10.10|
|Heidi and Addie picking up Nana 10.17|
|Crazy Girls 10.17|
|Scout Camping in Yellowstone 10.24|
|Cold Scouts 10.24|
looking SE from our house 1030am 10.26
|Ammon's First haircut 10.26|
|Ammon with Uncle Mark Ammon 10.26|
|Niles at Trunk or Treat face painting 10.28|
|8th Grade Students of the Quarter 10.30|
|Azalea, Milena, Addie 10.30|
|James as The Scream at Eastside School costume parade 10.30|
|Daddy and James pumpkin carving 10.30|
|Addie and Niles 10.30|
|Pre- Trick-or-Treating pizaz dinner with Johnsons 10.31 6pm|
|Jack-o-Lanterns on Halloween!|
|Our boys after Trick or Treating 10.31|
|On Yellowstone Street with Brody and Colton Johnson|
|Addie with her Trick or Treating Posse 10.31|
Carter, Tyler, Addie, Sophia, Isabel, Oliver and Amelie
--photo courtesy of Amelie's Mom, Chieko
|Out in the foyer at church with the fussy kids on 11.01--Ammon doing "CPR" on Draya Bowden|
|It's finally NOVEMBER! Time for Daily Gratitude :)|
Dear Loved Ones ...