A christmas story

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A christmas story

  1. 1. A ChristmasStoryThe Rutledge Saga Begins
  2. 2. It startedwith atwinkle in
  3. 3. Beverly Wilkins and Earl Rutledge - 1952
  4. 4. Deborah, Theresa & CindyTheresa & Cindy 1955 Los Alamos 1957
  5. 5. She tucked them into bedwith visions of sugarplumbs dancing round intheir heads.
  6. 6. Los Alamos, New Mexico • early 60’s yucca 1957 Orange Street StreetFor years it was 3  then our family grew
  7. 7. Then the nextgenerations began...
  8. 8. Tammy Harper - cindy’s one and only! Santa Fe - 1976 Santa Fe - 1974
  9. 9. Our joy grew and grew with each passing year
  10. 10. We laughed, we bonded, & we shared secrets Earl, GrandmaRutledge & Uncle Jim (grandma rutledge’s House Dixon) Deborah & Theresa (new christmas pj’s  Dixon) Amy and Tammy (1st Cousins  Dixon)
  11. 11. And we grew olderAmy and Stefan 1987-1998
  12. 12. Cindy & Tammy come home from Minnesota Dixon 1990 Cindy having a high time on stilts dad made for StefanTheresa, Deborah,Cindyand Tammy Tammy and Quillo Baba (Beverly) made Even though we moved away with our extended families,
  13. 13. Christmas Eve & MorningCindy & Dad working on Christmas Dinner Dixon 1990
  14. 14. Christmas day was filled with excitement and joy!Sharing love, opening presents and fashion shows...
  15. 15. Earl and Beverly Deb and Gary shareenjoying their family a kiss Dixon 1990
  16. 16. Joy!
  17. 17. The joy we shared asa family was clearin every smile andtouch…
  18. 18. Oh What Fun We Had! Even though some of us didn’t quite get it
  19. 19. We had so much fun …that Deborah and Gary decided to contribute something
  20. 20. The Smith Family(Deborah & Gary)Contribute to the FamilyTreeAudrey Anna 1994
  21. 21. Although she was shyat first, she soon joinedin the family fun(Rancho de Chimayo)
  22. 22. Rancho de Chimayo – Christmas Eve a family traditionSpecial MemoriesNever Forgotten!
  23. 23. gary’s parents Paul and Rosemary Smith, Debo rah, and DadAlbert, Terry, Amy & Audrey
  24. 24. After many years in Dixon, a move to Rio Rancho. Cindy, Deborah, Gary and Mom (Dad takingAmy and Dad photo)share a moment 1991while we makelefsa afterChristmas
  25. 25. As the years past by ourfamily tree sprouted more branches!
  26. 26. The other Smith Family.Tammy married Greg Smith ofColorado and broughtwonderful Kaylee Dawn intoour lives. Rancho de Chimayo 2002
  27. 27. Christmas in Rifle Colorado  2002/2003 As our families grew, we sometimes had to travel away to be with each otherCindy, greg’s sonTammy & Kolby
  28. 28. Christmas 2004 Rifle, Colorado kaylee’s 1st bike. Greg Stratton helps get the trainingKaylee & wheels onDaddyGreg Smith
  29. 29. Sometimes I would take Audrey to Colorado with me a day or 2 after Christmas  Rifle Colorado 2004Making cookiesfor Santa Kaylee has look-alike doll BaBa gave her.
  30. 30. Tammy, Kolby, Kayle e and GregNew Castle , Colorado2007
  31. 31. Christmas in Arroyo Hondo atalbert’s and theresa’s home  2008 Albert, Theresa and Stefan Ana Maria and
  32. 32. a taos homecoming…a real treat when Amy and Stefancan come home at the same time 2009
  33. 33. Arroyo Seco  2010 Theresa gets Amy to LaughArroyo Hondo  2008Gary, Cindy, and Al take a walk after
  34. 34. Tammy, Greg and Kaylee In Albuquerque 2009- The Parade of Lights tour! A visit with the Harpers(Bryce, Patty and Paul) before heading to Santa Fe
  35. 35. Four Generations – Cindy & Gregs home in Santa Fe 2009Deborah, Audrey, Mo m, Tammy, Cindy and our most handsome boy – Stefan!
  36. 36. Rancho DeChimayo 2009
  37. 37. Stephen, Greg, Ava, Mariah, Jada – Christmas 2009
  38. 38. MerryChristmas!

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