Monday, November 30, 2015

November in review!

John turned 26
Alyssa turned 21

All about Grandbabies:
Carson turned 6 months old
Allie turned 7 months old
Bradley turned 13 months old

Wedding anniversaries: 
* Michaella and Brandon celebrated three months of marriage
* Chad and Erin celebrated their second year of marriage

UP TV announced the return of Bringing up Bates

Saturday, November 28, 2015

What is the family thankful for?

The family is thankful for their faith in the Lord. They are thankful for their family and friends. They are thankful for everyone watching the show! 

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to all! 

We hope that you have a great day and spend it with your family and friends. 

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Allie and Carson's first Thanksgiving!

Last year, Carson and Allie were not here to celebrate Thanksgiving and both families are thankful for their safe arrival.

Carson was a month early while Allie was one day late.


Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Enjoying the snow!

Brandon and Michaella are enjoying their first Thanksgiving together as husband and wife. Brandon and Michaella are enjoying their first winter together by having fun in the snow.

Giving Thanks This Thanksgiving - Tori And Carlin Bates

Tori and Carlin sit down with Josie and Katie to talk about what they are thankful for. We hope that you enjoy Thanksgiving! :)

Giving Thanks This Thanksgiving - Erin, Alyssa and Kelly Jo Bates

Erin, Alyssa and Kelly Jo sit down to talk about what they are thankful.

Cover photo for December

We are super excited to share with you all that our cover photo will be posted this upcoming Sunday! 

The family only has two birthdays for the month of December and they also have to wedding anniversaries for the month.

Can you guess who? 

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Who will announce grandbaby #4?

Who do you think will announce a pregnancy?

Zach & Whitney

Brandon & Michaella

Chad & Erin

John & Alyssa

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Second son-in-love turns 26

Eariler this month, The Websters celebrated Alyssa's 21st Birthday. Well, today they are celebrating John's 26th birthday. 

So much has changed this year for John and Alyssa. They welcome their daughter, Allie Jane, back in April. 

They watched Brandon and Michaella get married. 

Who knows there might even be a baby #2 on the way? 

Friday, November 20, 2015

Everything You Love About Christmas Is On UP!

The family is excited for the new season that starts in Jaunary! Check out this video and see if you can spot the family?

Thursday, November 19, 2015

One year on instagram!

Can you believe that one year ago today, we joined instagram?! 

Be sure to follow us at Batesfamily1 on instagram! 

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

All New Season of Bringing Up Bates

Can you still believe that Bringing Up Bates will return this January?! 

The shows marks their first birthday on January 1st! 

The new season starts on January 7th! 

 Many of our fans have been asking what that means for our blog with the new season of Bringing Up Bates.

We will be bringing back weekly previews, recaps, family blogs and photos! We also will be starting to do some trivia Questions with the weekly new episodes! 

The season will be either 13 or 14 episodes and will feature the family's journey to Brandon and Michaella's wedding!  

Monday, November 16, 2015

Second Wedding anniversary coming up!

In a little less than a month, Zach and Whitney will be celebrating their second year of marriage. We are going to be making a ton of cover photos for the family this month! 

Saturday, November 14, 2015

All about Carson: Six months old!

It's hard to believe that Carson is now six months old! 

Erin and Carson

Chad and Carson


Friday, November 13, 2015

Family comes in!

The Bates family has everyone at the house for this weekend. John and Alyssa came in a few days ago with baby Allie Jane. 

Brandon and Michaella also came in from Chicago!

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

All about Allie: Seven months old!

Can you believe that John and Alyssa are the proud parents of this sweet little girl? She is learning new things and getting bigger everyday. 

Monday, November 9, 2015

Alyssa turns 21!

We are super sorry about the mix up on November 6th which marked John and Alyssa's courting anniversary. 
Alyssa is celebrating her birthday with a surprise trip from her husband. 


Saturday, November 7, 2015