BC: 2012 Highlights We got pregnant and had Kobe Theresa started leave with income averaging to be able to take July off Maddy and Tai ride their first full size roller coaster. Both Maddy and Tai learned to ride their bikes without training wheels The kids got to move and decorate their new rooms to accommodate Kobe's arrival At the cottage, we brought in hydro and bought at boat. We also put the LilyPad out in deep water as the kids are loving deep water swimming.
1: Madilou 5 Tai Tai 3 Kobe 0
3: 2012 started with a trip to Maui with Grandma and Grandpa Roberts to celebrate their 5th wedding anniversary.
4: We saw waterfalls... Went to a Luau Saw the marine life in a submarine Climbed volcanic rocks Swam in the pool And played on the beach
6: We passed the winter with all the regular activities... but skating was the kids' favorite this year.
7: It was sure nice having the new rink right across the street
8: In April, we took a trip to Mexico for Kevin and Julie's wedding.
9: Maddy though Julie looked like a princess
10: Maddy loved building sand castles and collecting sea shells, while Tai fed the fish and crashed his cars and planes in the sand.
11: Tai and his buddy Nathan wreaked havoc around the resort. And Maddy developed a new love for Strawberry Daiquiris
12: In June, we took a camping road trip to the Maritimes for Mike and Loretta's wedding in PEI.
13: The red sand beaches were a real hit.
14: With the camping trailer, we were able to stop along the way, and visit so many amazing sites. One highlight of the trip was visiting Green Gables where Maddy even got to have a private tea party with Anne and Diana
16: We couldn't have asked for a better cottage season.
18: The weather was perfect, and so many friends were able to join us for for some summer fun in the water and on our new boat.
19: The kids especially enjoyed fishing and always seemed to have better luck than the adults!
21: Poor Tai Tai had an accident on Thanksgiving weekend and had to have his two front teeth taken out. We were very proud of our brave boy, who now looks like a hockey enforcer!
23: Baby Kobe surprised us one day early on Nov. 13. The kids LOVE their new baby brother!