Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Luke's Baptism: April 16, 2015

Luke Daniel Fritel
(wearing Daddy's Baptismal suit bought by Aunt Nell in 1979)

Godparents Travis and Rachel Kuehl with Luke
(Kelly's sister and husband)

Grandpa Deacon Dan blesses the family after baptizing Luke

Jimmy, Kelly, Andrew (9), Matthew (6),
Grace (4), and Luke (7 weeks)

Matthew and Grace were "distracted"

Jimmy, Kelly and Luke, Father Mike, Sister Lynne Marie, and Deacon Dan

Father Mike presents the newest Catholic

Grampa Bob and Gramma Diane welcome Luke

The whole gang after the Baptism

Grace models her "Hello Kitty" towel

Proud siblings

Does she look like Kelly?
Can't believe I got three pics of Grace smiling

Andrew had a baseball tournament on Sunday
He bats "left"

...and eats his victory muffin "left"

Heading home:
The grandparents traveled on the same Amtrak train

We were greeted by snow, ice, .....

and this little "stinker"

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Surprising Donna! April 30, 2015

We are ready to surprise Donna!

Sergio monitors Donna's arrival on the screen

She is escorted from her office to the Student Center

Donna expected about 20 people at the Board Meeting
200 showed up!

They rolled out the "orange" carpet for her

Chairman of the Board Stuart Miller welcomed everyone

Bruce and Stacey Berkowitz donated funds
for the Donna E. Shalala Student Center

Donna finally notices us

Jon Secada sang "Somewhere..there's a place for us" to Donna

Donna says "Thanks"
Cheerleaders, Maniac, Sebastian, and about 1500 people
greeted Donna in the courtyard
Model of Donna's glider which will be built at the Rat
She really does have a twin (not very many people believed her)

"Donna" and Diane :-)

Guess who came to dinner!

Tia Fifi gave Julia a piano lesson
Hanging out in the hallway
Ana and Sara enjoyed the weather
Trick photography

Pat took us to Flanigan's for the world's best ribs on Friday!