S: Memories of 2012
FC: Memories of 2012
1: But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. -Isaiah 40:31
2: One More Christmas
3: After we returned from Christmas break in Illinois, we had our own little family Christmas. The kids weren't expecting anything, so they were really surprised by the gifts, especially the Wii!
4: January | January afforded us some decent weather to get out and play. Seth begged to pull Hannah on his new bike and everyone had a great time at the playground.
5: Michele Gutierrez took the kids shopping for presents. | Happy Birthday, Mom! | We had dinner and cake with Jerome, Jennifer, and JT Krejcha.
6: We decided to get out of town for the day and visited the Jelly Belly factory in Fairfield, CA. We had some fun, good food, and learned a few facts not to mention stocking up on some delicious jelly beans.
7: Hannah's Day at the Park
8: Asilomar State Beach | Looking for marine life amongst the rocks | Enjoying the beautiful view
9: Be My Valentine
10: Hike at Point Lobos | We had a great time at Point Lobos State Reserve. We had a picnic, hiked along the trails, and saw the Whaler's Cabin. We were even fortunate enough to see a harbor seal and a couple of sea otters!
12: Spring Break | March 2012
13: Seth & Lydia spent two weeks in Washington with Grandpa & Grandma Hulzebos. There were hikes, trips to American Girl and a visit to the Great Wolf Lodge.
14: While Seth and Lydia were gone for Spring Break, Hannah got to spend some quality time with Mom!
16: Catalina Island Marine Institute April 2012
17: Seth had a great opportunity to go to CImi with his school. they hiked, climbed, and explored the ocean in addition to seeing all sorts of creatures.
19: We got to go see our first Cirque du Soleil show in San Jose, California in April. We were all mesmerized by the show, costumes, lights and music.
20: Easter 2012
21: We spent the day before Easter at the church for fun and games along with an Easter egg hunt. Everyone had a great time! Sunday, everyone got dressed up for church and opened Easter baskets.
25: Lydia celebrated her birthday with a gymnastics party with her friends and then a party at home with Miss Jennifer, Mr. Jerome, and JT. It was a great 7th birthday celebration!
26: Lydia participated in her school talent show in May. Miss Jennifer choreographed a special ballet routine for her to "I See the Light" from Disney's Tangled. She wowed the audience with her performance and had a great time!
27: Grandma Hulzebos came to visit and attend an organ donor celebration event in Fresno, California.
28: Year-end Awards and Activities | Lydia earned a presidential fitness award | Seth earned a few awards, too! | Trip to The Farm for strawberry picking
30: Girl Scouts June 2012 | Troop 32014 | After two years as a Daisy Scout, Lydia bridged to a Brownie Scout.
33: One of our favorite places to go is the Monterey Aquarium. Not only do the kids enjoy exploring and having a good time, but it is a great place for photography. This particular trip focused on the jellyfish exhibit.
34: Cookie fresh from the groomer and all dolled up!
36: San Diego Zoo and Safari Park | We spent two days in San Diego visiting the Zoo and Safari Park. There were so many things to see and do and we had fun doing it.
38: While in San Diego, we took a couple of days at the beach on Coronado Island. It may have been chilly, but certainly enjoyable.
40: Sea World June 2012 | We spent another day in SanDiego at Sea World. We rode rides, fed stingrays, and watched the Shamu show.
42: Legoland June 2012 | We have always wanted to go to legoland and we finally got to spend two days enjoying it.
44: Hannah's 2nd Birthday!
46: Family Fun Night | Friday night can mean anything, including making pizza!
47: First Day of School August 2012
49: We spent a fun-filled afternoon at the Tech Museum in San Jose, California. Robots, websites, underwater discovery and so much more!
50: Senior Patrol Leader Troop 135 Seaside, California
51: Girl Scouts Night at the Races Ocean Speedway Watsonville, California September 2012
52: Another fun afternoon at the Monterey Bay Aquarium
53: Hannah's First Haircut | September 2012
55: More pictures from another trip to the Aquarium. This time was a bit different, however. Mom and Jason went on their first date and got some great pictures as well.
57: October 2012 | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
58: Cardinals went to the World Series!
59: We got to have a little fall fun at Swank Farms with Grandpa Bullard.
60: Happy 13th Birthday Seth!
61: Halloween 2012
63: Viva Las Vegas! November 2012
64: Family Pictures November 2012 | Seaside, California
66: Seth got baptized! December 2012
67: Christmas Parties & Programs | Church Christmas Pageant | School Christmas Program | Seth earns Life Scout
68: Christmas 2012
70: Dunsmuir, California
71: Mr. & Mrs. Bailey Pacific Grove, California December 31, 2012