S: Lynda Rivera 2011
BC: Class of 2011
FC: "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson | to the Graduate | Class of 2011
1: Graduation at College of the Canyons,n2011
2: We are | Thank God Dad had a good camera to get close up photos of Lynda. She was so far away in the crowd.
4: So many kids. Where is Lynda? Luckily she decorated her hat!
5: What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories. ~George Eliot | Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family. ~Anthony Brandt
6: Graduation Speakers It was a beautiful sunny day in Valencia
7: Grandma Rivera, Thomas, and Dad | The family is one of nature's masterpieces. ~George Santayana
8: Always remember, you have within you the strength the patience and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman | Grandma, Thomas, and Aunt Maria
9: Lynda receives her diploma
10: Good times! Kristina & Thomas | Friends Forever
11: Good friends are the rare jewels of life... … difficult to find and impossible to replace. | Kristina, Christian, and Lynda
12: Family are the chocolate chips in the cookies of life. | Family knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
13: Friendship Continued | Parents | Family is the thread that ties our hearts together.
14: "It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are."
15: Enjoy the little things for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. - Robert Brault
16: Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself. - Harvey Fierstein
17: Try to discover the road to success and you'll seek but never find, but blaze your own path and the road to success will trail right behind. ~Robert Brault | Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. ~Les Brown | Party
20: I hope your dreams take you to the corners of your smiles, to the highest of your hopes, to the windows of your opportunities, and to the most special places your heart has ever known.
21: "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." ~Confucius | Lynda enjoys her party at B.J.'S
22: Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
23: Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. ~Swami Sivananda | You did it!
24: Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass…It's about learning to dance in the rain.
25: Lots of Presents