Showing posts with label winter wonderland. Show all posts
Showing posts with label winter wonderland. Show all posts

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Skating with the Keilens

The Chicago area has been covered in a thick blanket of snow this week, with more falling this weekend. Michael and Brandon Keilen took advantage of the beautiful winter wonderland with an evening of outdoor ice skating. Do you enjoy skating? Have you been watching the Olympics?

Michael (Bates) Keilen and Brandon Keilen

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Tori and Bobby's Honeymoon Location Revealed

 Tori (Bates) Smith and Judson Bates at Tori's wedding
 Tori (Bates) Smith and Judson Bates

Tori and Bobby Smith have been husband and wife for four days. Following their winter wonderland wedding, they rode off into the sunset as Mr. and Mrs. Smith, and we know you all are wondering where they went.

The newlyweds spent the first two nights in Gatlinburg so they could relax and enjoy the beautiful Smoky Mountains before traveling far. They met up with Gil and Kelly Bates for lunch on Monday so they could hand off the wedding gown and suit, and then they headed to the airport to fly out to California. Nathan Bates' hint about where they are is that they are continuing the winter wonderland theme. Any guesses as to what they might be doing?

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Friday, June 3, 2016

Makeshift Snowboards

"Around our house...anything athletic is always a competition, especially between the older boys."
-Josie Bates

It's a winter wonderland! In this scene from the Bringing Up Bates season four premiere, the kids hit the sledding hill, where Lawson and Trace turn their sleds into snowboards. Are you looking forward to a summer filled with Bates family fun? Episode two airs next Thursday on UP.

Photo/video courtesy of UP