The first year (2006) in New Mexico half of the Pearson's came to us and we hosted Thanksgiving (YES, I cooked EVERYTHING!!)
Yay! My first turkey is done!
Anabelle & Willard (Sue named the turkey)
Marianne, J, & Avery
Brian, Lucy & Anabelle Sue & Lucy
In 2007, Brian & I went to the Dominican Republic for Brooks & Rebecca's wedding which was on Thanksgiving weekend. No cooking that year!
Thanksgiving Day! Not a bad way to spend it.
The beautiful bride Rebecca and Brooks
2008 brought Grammie Sue to Rio Rancho once again and we enjoyed a nice quiet Thanksgiving with the cutest 6 month old baby around!
Mama & her pilgrim
Grammie Sue feeding Jaxon mashed potatoes. He wasn't a fan that year, but this year he ate a feast!
Brian, Jaxon & Uncle Mike
Chloe, Jose & Misty
Uncle Mike, Aunt Kathie, Kory, Kailey & Brandon
Misty & Chloe
Chloe & Jaxon
Grammie Sue & Jaxon
Anabelle, Brian, Jaxon & Sue
Our nephew, Kory
The Pearson and the Rios Families:
Standing: Brian, Anabelle, Misty, Jose, Aunt Kathie, Uncle Mike, Kory, Brandon, Kaylie. sitting: Grammie Sue w/ Chloe, Abuelo w/ Jaxon, Lola
I just want to say that while I am short, I'm not THAT short. I'm barefoot & Misty is wearing heels!
Happy Thanksgiving! We will be together again in a few short weeks of Christmas... we can't wait!
PS... While Brian drives I get snacks, drinks, change the iPod, keep the conversation alive, read magazines or picture books aloud, etc, etc.
This is what I get when it's my turn to drive