S: Our Family 2012
BC: The End
FC: 2012 | The Berg Family Album
1: A family is pieced together with hope and faith. A family is quilted and bound with love and grace.
2: Winter! Although our winter was very mild this year...we did find a few opportunities to get outside. We built a snowman followed up by some yummy hot chocolate! There wasn't much snow, but we took advantage of what we could.
4: A very unusually warm day in January. Off to the Park for some fun in the winter!
5: Monkey Pile on Dad!
6: Ethan finally got big enough to ditch the baby tub and join the fun in the REAL bathtub. We put them all together for a few times...they didn't seem to mind!
7: 3 Little Cuties Splashing in the Tub!
8: Dolphins, Sharks, and Starfish! | We took the kids to see all the underwater creatures at the Shedd Aquarium this spring. They loved it! We got to see dolphins, penguins, Sharks, a Beluga whale, touch some starfish and of course see tons of fish! Now if only Chicago wasn't a 3 hour car ride!
9: Springtime at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago
10: We had everyone from Mom and Dad's family over for a big Easter Dinner following Church on Easter Sunday. We had an Easter Egg hunt in the backyard for all the cousins after dinner. It was a Beautiful Spring Day to celebrate our Risen Savior!
11: Stories, Baskets and treats!
12: Hanging out in Firetrucks! We celebrated Aunt Clare's birthday at the Brownsville Firehouse where Uncle Bob volunteers. The kids had a blast playing in the 4 firetrucks they had there! | Firetruck!
13: It's Fun to Run! | There's our Girl! Go Isabelle! | Ready...Set...GO! Isabelle's first "real" race. We went to the fun to run event at Buttermilk Creek Park in April. Isabelle completed the eighth mile run in 1 minute and 36 seconds
14: !! | Happy First Birthday Ethan!
15: We Celebrated Ethan's first birthday with Grandmas, Grandpas, Aunts, Uncles and cousins! Ethan loved the cake and his gifts. It was a beautiful sunny day to celebrate!
16: A little glimpse of our springtime fun. Owen took on potty-training and Ethan got to discover the outdoors with the ability to walk! We had a warm start so there was lots of time spent outside enjoying it.
17: Eating some yummy Ice Cream at June Dairy Days | Petting zoo and fountain on the walk home!
18: A Day Out With Thomas!
19: 2012 Berg Family Photos
20: Summer Fun! We spent a beautiful summer day at Long Lake with our cousins and Aunt Lucille. We brought the boat out and had a picnic. | Happy 80th Birthday to Grandma Ellen! Owen ate several cupcakes and told Grandma "Happy Birthday" about 20 times that day. | Picking backyard bouquets!
21: We spent the 4th with friends at the Soeller's house.
22: The State Fair State Fair was very wet this year. It rained the whole day. Unfortunately we only lasted a few hours in the rain. We managed to watch a miniature horse demo and snag some cream puffs. I guess there is always next year... | Isabelle's First Day of school! Isabelle started 4k this year at Hope Lutheran pre-school.
23: Owen turns 3!
24: Trick or Treat | We got to go trick-or-treating with our cousins Jackson and Julia down in Racine this year! Lots of fun and candy for all! | Mary Poppins, Bert and the Penguin "Its a Jolly Holiday with Mary!"
25: Autumn | Isabelle had a fun costume party at school with her classmates. We also had some fun with the kids playing in the leaves this year.
26: Our little Ballerina turns 5! | Happy Birthday Isabelle!
27: Keeping busy during the cold months! Play-dates with our friends from MOPS and school and lots of fun in the snow!
28: We were so proud! Dad graduated, earning his bachelors degree with high honors on Dec. 15th!
29: A few glimpses of Christmas this year! Lots of family celebrations..not enough pictures to document them all.