Wednesday, December 30, 2009

A year end Review

2009 From beginning to end has been quite and exciting and life changing year for our little family. Needless to say, We have been busy but full of joy. Here is the Moses 2009 year in Review!

January

We welcomed Grace to our family when she married Trevor (Tyler's cousin)on January 2nd




We welcomed Anslee to our family on January 22nd


We welcomed Brian to our family when he married Jacy on January 31



February

Anslee had her first trip to the Hillsboro City park!


Mommy spent several hours away from baby for the first time. Sigma Alpha Alumni Weekend in Abilene


March

Sweet friends came to visit Anslee


We saw our first signs of a smile!


We also had to buy a new car in March. It was clear that my Lexus IS 300 would no longer be big enough for our growing family! We are now the proud owners of a mid size SUV. We love the Mazda Tribute...but already see that we outgrowing it as well!

April

Anslee had a Sip and See Weekend in Abilene


I became an Aunt! On April 26th Anslee officially became a cousin to a sweet girl! Welcome Bella Sims


Anslee had a new friend born on April 29th, Welcome London Noel Day!


*Note* Anslee had another special friend born on April 24th, Molly Kate Smith, but unfortunately I do not have any newborn photos of her :(

We also celebrated our first Easter as a family of 3 this April!


May

I celebrated my first Mothers Day!


Anslee had her first bite of solid food!


We met Bella for the first time!


June

On the 18th Anslee got her 1st tooth! (not a good shot, but the best we could get)


Fathers Day


London and Anslee welcomed to the world Hadley Lane Jones on June 30th


July

The 4th


We put Anslee in the pool for a dip for the first time!


Anslee turned 6 months old!


August

We found out we were moving to Brownwood, and that Tyler would be a trooper in Coleman coutny!


September

We bought and moved into our very first home!




October

Our family went to the Pumpkin Patch


Anslee won 1st place in a Halloween costume contest at FBC in Coleman


We (of course) attended Hardin-Simmons University Homecoming! Here we are at Sigma Alpha alumni Breakfast


Here is me with a couple of friends at HSU SING 2009. I look forward to this event all year long!


*Note* Tylers aunt Treva and Uncle Alan celebrated 25 years of marriage, and we had a wonderful party with/for them. Unfortunately,again, we did not have our camera and did not get pictures of the time together. The day was fun, and it was neat to celebrate their silver anniversary!

November

We had a wonderful Thanksgiving!




*Note* On November 24th Logan Anthony Hay was born to Tony and Julie Hay, our sweet friends. I have pictures of him from the visit in the hospital, but only on my phone.

December

We celebrated Christmas All month long!







It snowed at our house!


Anslee saw snow for the 1st time!




We can't believe what a whirlwind of year it has been. This year we learned what it meant to cherish each day, because with day comes change. It has been a year of learning and loving and while we have had our bad days too, I have to say that 2009 will always be a very special year for us!

Looking forward to another memorable year in 2010.

Happy New Year!

2 comments:

Treva said...

Shea,
You always write the sweetest blogs! We love to read them. Treva

Ellison Photography said...

I think you guys are so wonderful. Shea you inspire me to journal and keep record of the great things God has done. I love your work and I love you! Thanks for being such a wonderful woman of the LORD!
Steph