S: Fontaine Family Photos 2011
BC: Life is not about how many breathes you take, but about the moments that take your breath away.
1: OUR | IN REVIEW | YEAR | 2011 | We started the year off with some fun in the snow. New Year's at the lake!
2: The cold didn't keep us from getting outside and having fun.
4: ... and Whiskey chased us down the hill! | Fun on the lake, tobogganing down Grandma and Grandpa's driveway...
6: Tobogganing turned into snowboarding...
7: ... and walking on the lake became cross-country skiing on the lake!
9: PLAYING | We had a lot of snow this winter, and built up a big snow hill in the front yard. Good for toboggans, and digging out a fort!
11: MORE FACES OF PAIGE!
13: Parker added Lacrosse and Ice Fishing to his growing list of sporting activities!
14: Back to the lake for another weekend of fun in the snow! | Jumping off the roof!
15: We look forward to many more years ahead!
16: THE SCIENCE MUSEUM
17: Parker and Paige had fun trying to find all of the hidden eggs... There was a little bit of push and shove...
18: SNAKES | Watching the snakes come out of their dens in Narcisse!
19: Parker had fun finding and catching snakes | Paige had fun too, but wouldn't touch them!
21: It was a sunny and cool day. Very warm when out of the wind. We stayed and had a picnic lunch!
22: AT THE ZOO
23: GAMES | The kids are outgrowing this egg picture!
24: Protecting the goal with Andrea | Paige's first season of soccer!
26: Cousin Mark refs Parker's game | ...more soccer for Parker too!
27: Parker takes a turn in net
29: Playing with fish in the bucket | Dancing on the "far dock" | AT THE LAKE
30: The Manitoba Marathon Parker managed to convince the family to do the marathon this year. Karlene joined the running club at school and trained with the students. She pushed Paige in the stroller with Rhonda. Parker and Ryan had a new personal best.
31: Parker and Ryan discovered the Seine River bike trails. They went for long bike rides through the mud down along the river.
34: 1 | The kids started jumping off the dock this summer... Paige made us nervous. At least Parker knew how to swim! | Parker spent a lot of time relaxing in his boat
39: Paige liked wearing the water-skiing belt
40: Paige and Morganne go for a tube ride! | First time on a Dirt Bike! | Visits To Grindstone Provincial Park...
41: ...and Assiniboine Park!
42: FISH TALES | First Fish! | Parker saw his name in the record book! | A Smoky Day on the lake was good for Goldeye | Golf Ball Fishing!
43: Master Angler Catfish on the Red | This photo made it into the record book! Twice!
44: FUN WITH FRIENDS | The Brouillettes spent a couple of fun weekends with us at the lake this summer!
45: HAPPY | Madison and Parker having fun on the dock
46: ON THE DOCK
48: TUBING! | Paige spent most of her time in the water this year. She was fearless.
49: The ladies on the dock in their wraps!
50: We spent a weekend at the Hagmans' new cottage.
51: "Dance like nobody's watching; love like you've never been hurt. Sing like nobody's listening; live like it's heaven on earth." -Mark Twain | Whiskey and Thunder swam behind the pedal boat!
53: "Dance like nobody's watching; love like you've never been hurt. Sing like nobody's listening; live like it's heaven on earth." -Mark Twain | The annual trip to Tinkertown! Karlene took the kids with Jenn and Logan.
54: Happy Birthday! | Paige | 5 | TURNED | THIS YEAR
55: Her first "kid party!" They stayed inside and made crafts.
56: He got a bow for his birthday
57: Parker chose a soccer party. We had pizza and cake at St. Vital Park after the game!
58: Karlene and Kyle wanted to surprise Nannie and Grandpa with a cute picture of the 3 kids for Christmas.
59: This picture of the two kids was used as our Christmas card picture this year... We didn't have a family picture!
60: Paige and her pet frog "Buddy." (There were a few "Buddy's" this year) | This year's project: Tear down the old outhouse and build a new one
61: 1 | We had to dip Parker into the newly cut outhouse hole to pick out the cut piece!
62: Frog Hunting! A good deal of the kids' weekends were spent collecting frogs. Parker liked catching them, Paige cheered him on. She named them either "Buddy" or "Ariel"
64: Paige starts kindergarten at Ecole Julie-Riel
67: Another visit to the Pumpkin Patch this year!
68: A beautiful night and a record haul! | Carving his own pumpkin!
69: The witch and the vampire! | Mom and Dad with zero effort on costumes again this year!
71: The Children's Museum Parker and Paige had fun exploring the new exhibits!
72: Jace and Parker on opposing teams | Hockey Season! | Parker's 1st year He made the A1 team
73: Paige's 1st year at the Winter Club | The straight stick
74: Our First Jets' Game! Ryan and Parker went to see the Jets beat the Devils.
75: Parker developed a sty on his right eye in December. He ended up in the hospital on an IV! He looked like he had a black eye, it got very swollen, but there was no bruising. | Go Bombers! No swelling in November... | What's wrong with your eye? | Does it hurt??? | Did someone hit you???
76: Sadie Elizabeth Jarowec | Hospital visit!
78: Getting ready for Christmas! Decorating the top of the tree is still a challenge.
79: Photos with Santa!
80: We had an early Christmas celebration before Rhonda moved to Red Deer
82: We surprised the kids with a trip to Disney World this year! We bought them each a T-Shirt that read " I am going to Disney World" along with a Disney autograph book, a new ornament and some US money. They were very excited for the trip, we left on the 28th. As it turns out, we have no photos of this, as both cameras recorded this on video.
85: live | love | laugh | everyday
88: Disney Day 1: Magic Kingdom
90: Disney Day 2: Hollywood Studios
91: Disney Day 3: New Year's at Epcot