Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Kuklenz Christmas 2012

Karl making Beignets for breakfast

Grandma found the treat table... Mmmmm Peanut Butter Balls!

10% Naughty 90% Nice 100% NICE

Crusin' on his scooter

Andrew's gifts from Mimi & Poppi, Karl & Audrey, Jackie & Jonathan
and the Swanson Family

Finally getting the hang of this unwrapping thing...

Too CUTE for words!

Look at those" toofers"!

Riding his new Rocking Horse from Mimi and Poppi

Santa Came!!!!

Christmas Morning
Andrew's shirt has a moose on it; it reads: "Don't wake me - I'll wake you"

Christmas Day 2012 brought Dallas a White Christmas...
It was pretty to look at, but all we could say was BRRRRRRRRRR

Farmer Andrew in his new overalls... also sportin' Papa's John Deere Cap

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Andrew's 1st Birthday Party

We had a WHALY great party!
We have not allowed Andrew to have any cake because
we wanted this to be his first experience. He dove in like a PRO!
Typical birthday party... food, presents and cake.  Andrew was well behaved really loves all his new toys!  Here are some pictures from the party and a list of attendees and their gift(s) to Andrew:
Jen, Dwight & Makayla Swanson - Two T-shirts and Crayola Fingerpaints (THANKS A LOT)
Great Grandma & Grandpa Janssen - Big toy tractor and two small toy tractors
Great Grandpa Doc & Connie - sweater and pants outfit
Granbet (great grandparent) - Book of first 100 words
Grandpa Terri & Grandma Net - Long sleeve shirt and pants outfit
Mimi & Poppi - Scooter and "Andrew" straw cup
Great Uncle Steve & Aunt Laurie - blocks, stckin' cups and toy binoculars
Uncle Karl & Aunt Audrey - Piano Xylophone
Uncle Jonathan & Aunt Jackie - Giant Lego Blogs
Mom & Dad - Xylophone and two books
Mindy Hensen - Poppity Pop Musical Dino
Aunt Becca & Family - card
also in attendance was Nana, Aunt Mary & Wesley Nolen

Napping before the Party

Giant inflatable whale I found on Oriental Trading
(Thanks to Jackie and Jonathan for blowing this up)

Cake ordered from The Cake Shoppe - Conroe, TX
Also a "Smasher Cake" for free since it was his 1st Birthday


Saturday, December 15, 2012


About 60 family and friends gathered for a Suprise 85th Birthday Party for Betty Luce Rice Elliott AKA Granbet on Saturday, December 15th.  She was completely shocked!!! 

Granbet and her great grandkids: Brycelynn, Blake, Bridgette, Blain and Andrew

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Andrew meets Santa Clause

Let's just say it did not go well... and we hope next year goes better!!!