S: The Adelseck 2010
BC: TRUST in the LORD with all your HEART and lean not on your OWN understanding, In all your ways acknowledge HIM and will direct your PATHS Proverbs 3:5,6
FC: 2010 | As for me, the nearness of God is my good. Psalm 73:28
1: Let them give thanks to the Lord for His lovingkindness, and for His wonders to the sons of men! Psalms 107:8
2: Sean & Alexander | Caleb & Joshua | Collin & Ethan | Matthew & Joey
3: Collin celebrated his birthday with his best friends! The boys, in teams of two, represented different countries and completed in different Olympic events. Collin and Ethan, the American team, took first place. The night concluded with pool time and a movie.
4: For Cameron's 13th birthday we decided to throw Cameron a surprise birthday. Jason Lund saved the pulled pork sandwiches - barely. Cameron enjoyed a video of all the adults in his life giving him wisdom for the future.
5: We had a fun evening playing Family Feud and honoring Cam. | The Party kept on going. All the Jr High boys spent the night.
6: Happy Birthday Carson!!! | Hope, Ian, Ashley, Carson, Cullen, Jesse, Caleb Ella, Julia, Avery Joy, Luke and Corbin
7: For Carson's birthday we had an obstacle course party. We transformed the backyard to an obstacle course where Red battled Blue for the grand title. Red was victorious!!! Josh and Collin lead the kids with energy and vigor.
8: We spent a wonderful week in Arrowhead. We played many games especially Monopoly. Daddy dominated. There was fresh snow on the ground. We spent many hours out of doors in the snow enjoying the beauty of winter. One of the highlights was watching the kids try to figure out mini blinds. | Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; For His lovingkindness is everlasting. Psalm 118:1
11: EASTER | happy | Tustin Easter Egg Hunt!!! Lots of candy and games | But God demonstrates His love towards us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5:8
12: Avery Joy competed in another year of Jr. Blades, but she finished another year without a win. However, her cuteness made it on a Billboard on the side of the 55 freeway.
15: Dan took Avery on a business trip to Palm Springs. They did the aerial tramway had an amazing father/daughter time. | They rode on the tram and enjoyed the pool.
16: Carson and I went to Albuquerque to watch Erica and Nicole graduate from High School. We also had a great time catching up with family.
18: And the secret ingredient is... Lemons
19: Shannon and Amy planned a fun night of IRON CHEF OC for our friends. Amy won the coveted apron.
20: YOSEMITE 2010 | In Thy presence is fullness of joy; In Thy right hand there are pleasures forever. Psalm 16:11
23: O come, let us sing for joy to the Lord; Let us shout joyfully to the rock of our salvation.
24: We get a lot of use out of our pool. It is a blessing to be able to have friends over for a fun time.
25: Jr High Pool Party at the Adelsecks
26: Sonrise Island Cameron was our Jr Helper in Carson's class. The theme was "Under the Big Top.
29: Dan Ortlip took us windsurfing. We had a blast learning. It was a perfect day playing on the beach and in the water.
30: We were so blessed this summer with many visitors. Stefan Vaziri from Illinois Chandler Hoffman from UCLA stayed with us while playing soccer for Blue Star and Galaxy. | Uncle Paul and Andrew stayed with us for a couple of weeks. | SUMMER VISITORS
31: Michael and his friend, Sam Peters from Albuquerque came for a week. They enjoy all that California had to offer included the sun without sunscreen. | It is always a joy to have foreign exchange student stay with us. Chicka and Yuko were the youngest to stay with us. Yuko was practiced Karate with Collin and flipped him. Shino (She know no English) was full of smiles the whole time she was here.
32: Beach Camping at Doheny State Beach | Hass, Felicianos, McCoys, Burns, Glasers, Madoles, Winklers &Adelsecks
33: The boys loved skim boarding | The sunset every night was beautiful!
35: We went Texas to watch the Bruins take on the Long Horns. The first part of our trip was spent in San Antonio. We enjoyed Jersey Boys, The Alamo and Riverwalk. We ate fried EVERYTHING. It was delicious!
36: Texas vs. UCLA 12-34 | We ran into another crazy Bruin. Suzy Hermes was there with her parents.
37: One of our families favorite shows to watch right now is the Food Truck Road Race. While we were in Austin we were able to eat from one of our favorite contestants. We only planned on eating one, but we ate two. | We had a wonderful stay at... It was a beautiful paradise. The food in our B&B was delicious and there was another UCLA fan. Lots to talk about the morning after the win.
38: Another season of UCLA soccer. Chandler started the season with a broken leg, but came back to prove that he is worth every penny of his scholarship. Our kids enjoyed running the flags again. Then even made it into the end of the year video.
39: We took many people to watch Chandler play. But one special game was adopt a school. Chandler adopted our Home school group.
40: Carson and Avery joined Adventure Club this year. We enjoyed many fun adventures with the McCoys, Felicianos, Florances,Hotchkiss & McKinneys | Tide Pools at the Montage Resort in Laguna Beach
41: Skirball Museum Noah's ark was displayed. The kids had a blast exploring the animals at Noah's Ark | We had to stop at Diddy Reese on the way up!
42: Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless His holy name. Psalm 103:1
43: OREGON vs UCLA The Mighty Bruins travel north to take on the Ducks. We lost!!! | Mom showed us the beauty of Oregon. She spoiled us.
44: Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Patch Field Trip
45: Corn Maze
46: Pumpkin carving was a hit in the house. Each kid came up with a wonderful artistic creation.
47: After months of Collin and Mommy reading the entire Harry Potter series, Carson, Avery Joy and Collin dressed up like the characters of Harry Potter. We went trick o treating at the Hass' neighborhood.
48: Long Beach Aquarium | Caleb, Collin, AveryJoy, Janna, Caleb, Connor, Sean and Carson
49: We had a wonderful time enjoying God's creation under the sea
50: For Amy's Birthday we went to San Diego for the weekend and to see a UCLA soccer game. | Chandler scored a goal for us! | HoDads for the best burgers | We scootered around all of San Diego
51: Half of the fun for of the weekend was finding the best foods on Yelp.
52: More fun field trips. We just keep having fun!
53: Whale Watching!!! We actually were able to see two whales and lots of dolphins
54: Winkler Christmas Party | Adelsecks, Mangums, Burns, Winklers & Gerhardts
55: December was filled with more students. We had four of the sweetest girls from Japan. Our house was filled with fun and laughter. The best was when we took them to see the Christmas lights. They were in awe and yelling "Illumination". AveryJoy was asked to play Mary in the church Nactivity this year. She was a beautiful.
57: Christmas Morning We started the morning with a wonderful breakfast and then ended with the best Christmas gift to date. A trampoline!!! | Everyone was blessed with great gifts. The kids got very creative and gave some of there best gifts to each other. Cameron gave is itouch to Carson. Amy gave Dan an "Office" sign. Collin worked hard at Mathnasium and used all his bonus dollars to buy gift for everyone. | We had a wonderful time with Grandma and Grandpa Adelseck, Paul and Andrew and Grandma MJ. Such a Blessing!!!