S: A Year in Review 2008
FC: A YEAR IN REVIEW
2: Mike and I went back to the place where we went for our honeymoon. We didn't actually stay at the same place, but we went to the island of Kauai. What a great time we had! The weather was perfect, and it was so much better now that we didn't have to get to know each other! This was truly an awesome second honeymoon!
4: Carlie's 7th birthday
5: A simple celebration, a gathering of friends; here is wishing you great happiness, a joy that never ends.
6: Open house '08
7: "Imagination is more important than knowledge..." Albert Einstein
8: Amy's Senior Banquet May 2008
10: Courtney's Graduation
11: "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson | to the Graduate
12: Summer Time!
14: friends | Dylan's 5th birthday
15: make a wish!
16: Timber Trails with friends August, 2008
17: Happy 10th birthday, Trevor!
18: Train museum with VanOverloops
19: "The friends we meet on the path of life make the trip worth while."
20: so many | Each memory we keep with care means future happiness to share.
21: LIVE WELL LAUGH OFTEN LOVE MUCH
23: Schererville Soccer League 2008
24: Moving | time
25: August 2008 | Our house is sold, so we make the move to Mom and Dad Poortinga's house.
26: photos to remember our home...lots of memories made here!
28: 1st day of school
29: Trevor - 5th grade Carlie - 2nd grade Dylan - Kindergarten
30: Best Day Ever: 09/06/08 Paityn turns 3, Addy turns 2
34: A Day Of Thanks
35: The Dykstra Family Nov. 2008
36: ICE | storm
37: december 2008 | "He casteth forth his ice like morsels; who can stand before his cold? He sendeth out his word, and melteth them:" | Psalm 147:17, 18a
38: Christmas 2008 with our kids
39: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! | Uncle Chris made the fridge for Paityn, and we bought the stove to go with it. Even Dylan was excited about it! | We gave the kids the Wii for Christmas this year. I think we made a great choice! They were all pretty excited!
40: Poortinga party
41: J O Y | Dykstra party
43: We went to an indoor water park with Chris & Laura in Holland, MI