Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Lil' buddies!

Since we've moved, we are able to see Cooper's lil' buddy Anderson more often! They are about 6 months apart and have a great time together. Here are some picts of them playing! Enjoy!
swinging at the park
feeding the fishy on the natural trail 
 walking down by the river
 helping make pizza
 checking out the toppings
 putting on the pepperoni
 taste test!
 having fun!

Friday, September 21, 2012

Stephanie's Baby Shower

Last weekend we celebrated our sweet friend Stephanie by hosting a baby shower! She is due at the end of October with her first baby girl, Shiloh! We are so excited for she and David and know they will be the most wonderful parents! Enjoy picts from her fun shower!
the table scape
 cute owl cookies
 close up
 brownie bites
 the wish tree
 about to open gifts
 baby Shiloh enjoying the party too!
 the glowing momma
 the host with Stephanie!
 After the shower we took advantage of being together and had a girls day....hung out by the pool, got pedicures, dinner at mexican (pict below), had a surprise "sprinkle" for our friend Emilie who is having her 3rd on Oct. 8th and hung out! Great times with great girls!

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Lots and lots of celebrating!

Whew.....August was a month filled with FUN and lots of celebrating....a new home, my 30th, Phil's 35th, Marion and Rob's 40th anniversary, Evan's 2nd birthday, a birthday trip to Colorado and family in town from England! Lots of pictures to share!
I'm 30...ahhh!

banana puddin' - my favorite!

me with Rhiannon (cousin from England)
with my parents on my birthday night
swimming for birthday fun!
Phil and Luke (cousin from England)

Another day of birthday celebrating at Uncle Steve's & Aunt Helen's
chowing down on birthday cake
fun with cousins - Rhiannon, Ashley, Cooper, Luke & Ian
watching the big boys swim
Luke & Ian on the go cart
swinging with Luke & Rhiannon
another day of birthday fun - celebrating Phil with some of our friends at the pool
lil' family pict
both another year older and wiser :) hehe!
trying out the lil' car

Cooper was dancing and the big boys joined in
silly Taylor trying out the car
precious Mallory
chowing down
me and Karen
Phil and his mom
fun with Nana
Karen & Cooper
too funny!
This was taken on Phil's actual birthday when we met him at work and went to lunch - he gave Cooper a quick golf cart ride!
A birthday date night dinner with Karen (Phil's favorite cousin from England) & Martin - we so enjoyed our time with them and wish we could see them more often

My birthday present was a trip to Colorado to see Leslie, Cole and Blaire!!! We missed having Carly & Lauren there. It was a great weekend spent with my best girlfriends!
out to dinner
the lil' birthday cake they got me
and they got me a kindle!!! love it!
Blaire, Cole and I at brunch before I was leaving
Rob & Marion celebrated 40 years on August 11th and we surprised them with a dinner with 30 of their closest friends!
Marion being surprised
Rob being shocked, but still acting cool!
Phil & I at dinner
Mom and Dad with Cooper
being silly with Uncle Steeeeeeeeeeeeeve (is how he says it)
at dinner
with their boys!
The Hankinson crew
having fun in Pop Pop's ride
Happy 40th!!!
with Karen & Martin
us with our parents - we're so very thankful to have parents happily married!
40 years!!!
At the beginning of August we celebrated Evan's 2nd birthday with a pajama party - monkey style. Cooper and Evan are 2 months apart! The party was too cute.

matching pjs, but not wanting to sit still

Cooper pushing his buddy Knox
trying to get every last drop of the juice box
the lil' ones in birth order - Evan, Marley, Cooper, Maddie and Finn
the lil' ones at the party - Cooper was way over pictures at this point
Love how Cooper is raising his hand like, "Please, can I get down now?"
and love how birthday boy is sitting on the couch up high!