1: REUSCH FAMILY | 2011
2: Celebrating with the family. | Christian Turns 9
3: We surprised Ernie's mom, Mary as she had just turned 75!
4: Family Photos
5: Mom's Little Man | Cheese!
6: Green Bay Packers VS Pittsburgh Steelers
7: Super Bowl | February 5th
8: To celebrate Christian's Birthday we took him and his best friend Connor to Disneyland. Kinsie & her friend Alex met us there.
9: D I S N E Y
10: T R I P
11: On the way home we stopped at the Visitor's Center.
12: Christian's 3rd Grade Class | Wow!! XBox 360
13: 6th Grade Field Trip | Mom and I were able to go with Brenden's class to the Getty Villa in Malibu. 03/07
14: Grandpa Turns 85! | Raquel and I
15: Ida has her annual Easter Egg hunt for the kids. They hide over 500 eggs for the kids to hunt. They look forward to it every year. | Ready Set Go | Steve's Granddaughter Ellie
17: We started the day with seeing what the Easter Bunny brought. We then went to church followed by lunch at my parents. | Each year the kids take pictures with Miss Fast in front the living cross at church.
18: Christian played on the 9 year olds this year. He was on the TNT Team. He got to play new positions. He even started pitching at the end of the season.
19: Our Pitcher
21: We took a 7 night Disney Cruise with my parents. We boarded in Los Angeles and had a 2 day stop in San Francisco, 1 day stop in Victoria, Canada and then ended in Vancouver,Canada. We stayed 2 nights there before flying home. It was a wonderful trip. 04/27 - 05/05
22: Kyler graduates from Central Valley Christian as Valedictorian. What an honor. He gave a great speech. 05/14 | Kinsie, Kyler, Proud Parents Ida & Steve
23: 4 Generations | Aunt Peggy, Aunt Diane, Aunt Shirley, Kyler, Aunt Ida & Mom
24: Open House & Spring Musical | T | C | S | Brenden's 6th Grade Teacher Mrs. Miller | Christian's 3rd Grade Teacher Miss Fast | Principal Mr. Young | 5/20
25: S C H O O L S | O U T | 06/03
26: Undergrad Nite | Brenden is now part of the youth group at our church, Tulare First Church of God. This was the first event of the summer. The kids had pizza,, snacks, went on a scavenger hunt and played games such as Minute To Win It. Brenden invited his friend Jimi to come with him. 06/10
27: Vacation Bible School theme this year was GOD is wild about You! It is always a fun week to be a part of. Kinsie helped out this year as Patty Panda and Brenden being to old to attend helped with the games. | VBS
28: 4th Of July Fun | Kinsie had all kinds of games planned for the kids.
29: At The Pratt's | Steve's Granddaughter Ellie | Coral, Connor, Brenden, Sabrina & Chase | Kristina, Shyree, Christion, Christian, Caleb & Nathan | Coloring Bags for the Mexico Mission Trip
30: New Paint and Wood Floors | New Furniture & Decor | New Kids Cave Hallway Decor | Yikes!!! Had to repaint again. | HOME IMPROVEMENTS
31: Brenden ~ 7th Grade | Christian ~ 4th Grade | 08/17
32: Happy 13th Birthday Brenden! | Silver Car Team Brenden, Christian, Kylie, Connor @ Matthew Leaders: Ernie & Kerrie
33: To celebrate we invited Brenden's classmates for a scavenger hunt party. We ended at Time Out Pizza and ordered them the "WOW" pizza. It was a fun party. 09/16 | Red Car Team Megan, Jimi, Nathan & Alexis Leaders: Connie & Kinsie
34: We had a party at our house with the family. Ernie made the cool 13 cake. It is hard to believe that we have a teenager now.
35: Great Grandpa & Aunt Shirley | Cousins Alexis, Justice & Julie | Grandma, Grandpa & Christian | Cousin Kinsie | Cousin Kristina | Connie, Steven,Jonathan & Emily
36: Ernie enters his 1st Triathlon. It was put on by the Boy Scouts here in Tulare. He swam 400 meters, rode 9 miles and ran 3 miles. He finished 24th out of 100 with a time of 1 hour and 3 minutes. We were very proud of him. 09/24 | Crossing The Finish Line
37: FALL BALL | Christian played fall ball for the 1st time this year. It is a casual league with 3 teams that only played on Sunday afternoons. It gives the kids a chance to work on their skills and learn different positions. Christian got to pitch, play 3rd and learn to catch.
38: Hume Lake Jr High Christian Camp | The Worship Band - The Tide | The Counselors from TCS - Mr Rachel, Mrs. Petty, Myself & Miss. Fast | Ivy, Kim, Mr. Porter, TCS principal, & Dinah
39: I was blessed to be able to go to Hume Lake Camp with TCS. I was the 7th grade girls counselor. It was great to get to know the girls better and spend the week with Brenden. Going to the camp I was also able to rekindle my joy for Jesus. 10/03-10/07 | The Ark had many games to play | Dinah, Kim, Cassidy & Ivy | Ivy, Alexis & Kylie | They had boats & kayaks for the kids to rent
40: We were supposed to have gone camping for the weekend with the Son family but the weather had said rain and cold so we decided to make it a day trip. The weather turned out to be a nice day. We first stopped at the pumpkin patch, then went to Cambrina for the scarecrow festival. It was so cool as the whole town was decorated in scarecrows, which is one of my favorite things. 10/08
42: After checking out the cool scarecrows we went over to the tide pools to search for crabs and the peer before heading to dinner at AJ Spurs. It was a fun day spent with our great friends Connie, Steven, Jonathan & Emily.
45: Everyone at work made my Birthday special. 10/20
46: Surprise! | Aunt Peggy | Christian, Nathan & Brenden | Dave & Mom | Ernie & I
47: Ernie and my mom arranged a surprise party for me at Vejar's. I was totally surprised. It turned out to be a great Birthday. 10/20 | Shawna & Robin | Sandi & Ed | Michelle | Sylvia, Kellie & Linda | Shari & Raquel | Aunt Ida & Steve | Janie | Camri. Nevaeh & Cindee | Missy & Cherity
48: Las Vegas Trip 10/21-10/23 | South Point Hotel | Terry Fator | Nathan Burton Magician
50: Ida's Direct Mortgage Christmas Weekend | Cute New PJ's For Everyone | Lunch At Madonna Inn | We Stayed In Avila Beach | Looking Good! | Caroline M, Me, Shari, Raquel Ida, Caroline C, Cindee & Yeraldin | Dec 2nd - Dec 4th
51: Gift Card For Eating Chocolate Covered Cricket | Charlie Angels Girls | Having Our Party At Manny's Winery | Shawn, Ida and I
52: Relph Family Christmas | Kaysen, Rebecca, Phoenix, Jermey & Nautica | Greg, Jo & Sabrina | Don & Linda | Dave & Mom | Us | 12/10 - Greg & Jo's Home
54: Disney's Believe In The Magic! | This year for Christmas we decided to get Disneyland passes. Since we were down South visiting family we decided to go ahead and go to Disneyland. We are looking forward to a fun year of many trips to the Disney Park. Dec. 10th and Dec. 11th
55: Brenden rode Space Mountain for the 1st time. | Kinsie joined us for a few hours and we got to see World of Color for the 1st time.
56: Walters Family Christmas | Christmas Eve - Pratt Home
58: Santa Came!
60: Gifts From Grandma & Grandpa
61: Terry & Martie | Linda & Don | Steve, Kinsie, Ida & Kyler | Dave & Mom
62: Holiday Wishes