My sister’s boy Max had his first birthday party, complete with a healthy muffin multilevel stand in place of a cake.
My little siblings took many of these photos…














































































And then of course I was home for Thanksgiving at Mom’s house.



























We went to Wal-Mart the morning after Thanksgiving to pick up some HDTVs… there were a ton of people crowding the entire store, and it literally took two hours to get from the electronics section to the checkout area, not to mention the time to actually check out. Yikes!