Monday, November 23, 2009

What have we been up to?

Every couple of months, I just love uploading the pictures off of my phone. It's so much fun to see different pics of my kiddos :o) It really is a representation of what we have been up lately. So, here's the recent uploads...

These picture were taken right after Julianne got home from Ethiopia. Doesn't she look little?
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Babies are so flexible.
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A month or so ago, we went to a festival called Rendezvous. There were tee pees, Indians and furry jackets. These types of clothes really freak me out...I am not sure why Hillary Ashton is wearing them. I am sure this was her daddy's idea :o)
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My girls are BIG fans of the $1 junior sundaes at Sonic. Oh, and look at the hat Hillary Ashton is wearing. Isn't it cute? I got it at the Gap outlet in Destin for Julianne, but big sister claimed it that particular day.
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A month or so ago, we went to CityFest in downtown NLR. There was a great turnout-Praise God! An added bonus...Bob and Larry were there. I probably don't even have to tell you what Sophie Le & Julianne thought about Bob and Larry :o) I also got to see the little baby we did respite care for a few months ago!
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This pic represents one of my favorite times of the week...eating lunch with Hillary Ashton at her school. I just love having that special time with her!
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Sophie Le got a four -wheeler for her birthday...Julianne loves riding it!
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So does big sister. The orange piece of paper on her jumper is a "kindess award." Kindess awards are handed out to children who show kindess to another student during the day. I think she got this one for helping someone put their shoe back one :o)
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Sophie Le perfers to kick it old style with her Diego car!
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I have tried EVERYTHING to get Julianne to take a pacifer. EVERYTHING...
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Sophie Le doing her part to fund Arkansas scholorships...haha!
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Having birthday lunch with Daddy at Chili's. She is pointing out the shirt she picked to wear for daddy's birthday..."Daddy's little angel" That is SO true!
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We picked Hillary Ashton up early from school to have birthday lunch with us. That girl LOVES Chili's corn on the cob.
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Julianne showing off her two teeth!
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Here we are at the park after school one day. I bought that shirt for Sophie Le on her first family day. It says something about adoption being a miracle and at the bottom it says "I am a miracle." So ture!
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These two are such good friends...most of the time.
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The day after we got the kittens, I brought Princess Lola with me to pick up Hillary Ashton. As you can tell, Hillary Ashton was quite pleased!
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This is the night we got the kittens...
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Is there anything sweeter that a sleeping baby?
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This picture needs no words...
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For the record, the answer was...NO!
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Hillary Ashton loved her costume so much that she wore it from the store the day we bought it. Such sweet memories!
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October 2009 was the wettest October in 21 years here in Arkansas. This is our little creek. It was flowing so fast!
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This is a state park up the street from our house. The road, playground and field are all under water.
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This field across the street usually has cows...not sure where the cows went.
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Oh, those summer days!
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I really miss that flower headband :o( Oh where could it be?
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On our way to Ethiopia to pick up Miss Julianne!
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I took this picture the night before we left for Ethiopia and I probably looked at it a million times during the trip.
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Riding bikes.
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Hillary Ashton's new bike. I told her that I didn't think that was proper riding attire for Barbie. She told me that she would be fine. Five year olds can be so wise.
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2 comments:

Leigh said...

Love, love, love your updates! Great photos! Keep this blog up!!!

Lisa said...

What fun stuff! Such cute pictures!