This is what's been going on the first half of 2013....
She also went to a father/daughter hoe down for Girl Scouts.
And went on several Field Trips with her 4th Grade class.
We finally bought some great patio furniture and fire pit, that have been put to good use! We love sitting out there and relaxing, talking, reading or roasting marshmallows.
Maria was in her school play and did such a good job! (She was a Royal Cardsman in the Alice in Wonderland Jr. play, third from the left)
With her best friend, Taylor.
We had fun with cousins again during Spring Break...
Dyed Easter eggs with Marsha, who was in town, and Amanda & Max
Andrew was in his school play and did a great job! (Oklahoma - second from right on the back row in the red plaid shirt.)
He (and I) couldn't wait for it to be over so I could give him a haircut. :)
Easter egg hunt at the Bickels!
We went to Trader Joe's and found some interesting things to try.
Took an amazing trip to New York with my honey and the Bickels!! At the World Trade Center fountain.
Getting ready to go to our first Broadway Play of the trip....
Nothing like New York pizza. Yum!
Taking a break in Central Park on our way to church.
Saw my cute neighbor at church, who's doing an internship in NYC!
NYC Skyline from the Rock.
The hotel we stayed at (The Warwick).
Beautiful Central Park
Met up with some friends who live in NYC. Super fun!!
It was such a great trip and Todd and I can't wait to go back.
Joseph graduated from Elementary School (with his teacher, Mrs. Ludlow)
Had some fun "girl time" (along with Maria's friend)....
Went camping with the fam.
Had all of the cousin's together (except for Katherine, who's on her mission) and even the 2 new ones we just met from North Carolina!
Celebrated several birthdays....
Took the Lentz's and Laniers to Kanarraville