BC: The End
1: In all your ways acknowledge him and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:6
2: Tahoe- New Years Arrived to a flooded house but that didn't stop us from having fun. A day at the snow park with wipe-outs and snow ball fights. Then to the casinos for a New Years Eve dinner, slot machines and people watching.
4: Celebration with the family. A family tradition - birthday person gets to choose the restaurant. Kyleigh chose Tahoe Joes this year. Then a celebration with her two best friends- Meghan Smith and Bethany Donaldson on the weekend. Dinner followed by her favorite ice-cream cake and then a sleep over!
6: Cambria James Elleson | Born: February 18th 2009 | 8:00pm ~6bs ~ 15oz ~ 19in | ............................................
11: A night of bowling with Julie and Ron at Dublin Bowl. Beer, laughter and terrible bowling. Jurgen with his fancy twist on the ball was the top scorer of the night.
12: Nothing better than getting to spend the day with my two favorite people- Cameron and Kyleigh! The day you two came into my life - my life became completed. You two bring me so much joy and I am so proud of you both. I will love you forever!
14: Decided it was time for a lake day. Headed to Lopez Lake. Cam brought Audrey along with Josh and his dog Wiley. Cam got up on water skis for the first time and did great. Josh and Cam had some major wipe outs but all in all just a lot of fun play time!and laughs.
16: It doesn't get much better than this! One of our favorite places to go, Oceano Sand Dunes. It is so peaceful and serene here. When you are on top of the dunes looking out you truly feels God's hand in this creation.
18: Annual Memorial Day Weekend trip
19: Another Memorial Weekend spent with the best of friends. This year Matt Andino from High school came and joined us with His son and his girlfriend. Weather was great and there was much fun to be had. We were able to claim "our camping spot" that we go to every year.
22: After a long day on the lake, there is nothing better than spending time with the people you love, goofing off, laughing like crazy and just bringing us all closer together. Adding mudslides or vodka -pineapple juice and smores to the event tops it off!
25: Cameron's' 20th Birthday. Went to ifly to try our skills at indoor sky diving! So much fun! Noni chickened out and didn't do it, but was able to take pictures as we did. Afterwards headed back to Noni and Teddy's house to open presents and have us some cake.
29: The King of Pop dead at 50. June 25, 2009. What a shock to the world. Fans and news crews lined the streets where Michael Jackson used to live in Neverland. Kyleigh and mom went to pay their respects and were quite surprised at how close he lived to us. Your music will forever live on Michael!
31: Took a few snapshots of Kyleigh after visiting Neverland. The countryside was too pretty too pass up along with Kyleigh.
36: French Exchange Student Adeline's Visit to California! Some of the highlights of her 3 week stay with us. C'etait super!
39: K E L L Y C L A R K S O N | While on our camping trip we headed in to Paso Robles to see Kelly Clarkson in concert. The boys walked around the fair grounds while us girls rocked out!
42: Let's Go Fly A Kite!
43: Got to spend the day with Braden so John and Sherri could attend an event. Since it was just Braden's birthday we got him a kite and decided we would take him to the beach to fly it with all four dogs in tow. Braden loved it. Plus Auntie provided his favorite vanilla wafers for him.
44: One of Bailey and Tucker's favorite place to take a walk- the sand dunes! They are now 3 years old and the love of our family. Tucker is still is shy self and Bailey a sweetie love.
46: Central Coast Paramedic Graduation Celebrating Cameron's graduation from the paramedic's program at Cuesta College. Audrey and her parents came to give their support to Cam as well. We thought we would try something new and went to eat at an Indian restaurant. Loved it!
47: Bride getting ready photos
51: Monterey Bay Aquarium
53: Santa Cruz
55: Kendra Turns 46 | Getting lots of puppy love for my birthday! Jurgen gave me a Wii game so we spent the evening making fools out of ourselves playing. Too much fun!
56: Homecoming Dance Seniors theme was Greece. So bring on the togas! The girls went together as a group. (Meghan Smith, Sarah Phillips, Kelsey O'Brian, and Ellie Morgan.Connor McMains made Chicken Parmesan for the girls for dinner.
58: Well I will have to say I did not do well with the picture taking Thanksgiving Day. Spent it at Noni and Teddy's house with KJ, Erich, Cambria and KJ's mom. Cameron and Audrey were able to join us as well. The day after Thanksgiving Jim, Cameron and Kyleigh got to meet Jim's father for the first time. That was a treat for all of them.
61: Old high school friend Karen and her husband Ron and two girls Alice and Katherine. It is a rare treat that we get to see them when we visit.
63: Mendocino Nature at its best. Beautiful shorelines, wineries glass beaches, hiking, and a small quaint little town for shopping and eating.
64: Out yearly Christmas cookie decorating. Kyleigh is the cookie decorating queen!
67: Spent a quiet Christmas morning opening presents, enjoying our traditional Christmas breakfast with monkey bread being the highlight! Didn't seem like Christmas without Cameron.
69: Christmas night at Noni's. Cameron came and met us so we could give him his Christmas gifts and watch the dogs for us while we went to Tahoe.
71: Spent an extended weekend in Tahoe with the Apodacas.
73: Spent a snowy day sledding at the snow park in South Lake Tahoe. I think the big boys enjoyed it more than the kids did!