S: Seasons of Change
BC: Until Next Year!
FC: 2 0 1 1 I n Review
1: Winter Wonderland | We started off the year with some fun in the snow!
2: And it continued into February when we had some fun at Elm Creek Park
3: Tubing Laughing Hot Cocoa. Everyone had a blast!
4: We skied for our first time and built our first snowman in our new house.
5: We put on our best dress.
6: Kaiden turned 7 and we celebrated at Fuji | Family
7: He celebrated with his friends at MIni Hops Gymnastics. | Friends
8: Kylee turned 10 in April and we enjoyed a meal with Grandma at Outback Steakhouse.
9: The friend party was a luncheon at the American Girl Store in the Mall of America.
10: When Easter came we colored eggs.
11: When Spring came Kylee ran her first ever Cross Country Meet. She did really well and made us all proud.
12: Mom had some fun in the sun over Summer too.
13: Grandma, Mom and Auntie Jessie went to The Gyspie Kings convert.
14: The golf tournament at Eagle's Landing
15: Kylee amd Kaiden stayed at Grandma and Grandpa's cabin for a week and enjoyed their first ski plane ride!
16: We had a lot of fun with our new boat and campting on the St. Croix River.
17: We had lots of fun as always jet-sking and tubing at the cabin!
18: We loved having fires all summer long!
19: Kylee went to Summer Camp for the very first time "Camp Northwoods" in Northern Wisconsin.
20: In August we went to De Moines, Iowa to Adventureland Amusement Park. We had so much fun on the long drive down there. It was our first time to Iowa.
21: The first hotel we stayed at had a great outdoor swimming pool. Luckily the weather was HOT!
24: The second hotel we stayed at was so cool. We had a room right next to the pool and we could swim to get snow cones.
25: Our first entrance into Adventureland
27: RRRR. Ahhh,it is the Erickson bears,Kaiden and Kylee shhhh.They can be very vicious.
28: We went to parks, pools, lakes and beaches, And we got a new swting in our backyard
29: Lemonade Stand
31: We visited the Apple Orchard with Auntie Jessie on a beautiful Fall Day. We had fresh apple cider, a hayride and a tour through the Orchard where Kaiden snuck an apple. | Kylee feeding the animals | Kaiden in the cornpit
32: We had a crazy fun time at Sever's corn maze making our way through the Rocketship Maze. Kaiden was our "guide"!
33: We hiked around the Lakes by our house, lost teeth at the same time and went out for some fun dinners in Uptown and Santorini's in Eden Prarie.
34: For Halloween Kylee dressed up as a 60's diner waitress and Kaiden dressed as a jailbird. We went trick or treating two times once on Saturday in Uptown and the other time on the real Halloween.
35: We volunteered at Feed My Starving Children in Minneapolis where we packaged up enough dry food to feed 50 kids for the entire year! What a fulfilling and insightful experience it was for all.
36: Our first real Christmas Tree!
37: Christmas Day we spent at Grandma and Grandpas!