S: Family 2011
FC: Family 2011
1: Faith is not knowing what the future holds, but knowing who holds the future. | These words have certainly been held close to our hearts this year. Many changes and transitions have occurred throughout the year. But through it all we have walked the journey WITH Christ walking beside us, knowing God is FAITHFUL!
2: Victoria - June 2011
5: riendship | F
6: Breakfast at Willy's bakery ... YUMMY!!!
8: Beacon Hill Park
9: Audrey and I woke up early one morning and went for a walk. It was such a beautiful morning and great start to an accidentally early wake up!
12: Gina and Garry moved to Vernon in July so this inspired a much needed girls weekend away. What a blessing these ladies are to me!! I am so thankful to have such beautiful people in my life. Women who share my faith and inspire me in my faith!
14: Lockside Trail, Victoria June 2011 Derek and I biked with Maria (11.5 months) from Schwartz Bay to Victoria. We had such a great trip and Maria just LOVED the chariot!
16: Lockside Trail | ...lunch at Maddick Farms
19: Beacon Hill Park ...the petting zoo...
21: Victoria, B.C Maria, 11.5 months
22: ...dinner at the Old Spaghetti Factory...
28: ...Maria's first Ferry Ride...
29: All tuckered out!! She was asleep before we even left the Ferry Terminal. Whether she was asleep, taking in the scenery, or playing with her toys she absolutely LOVED it in the Chariot!! We had such a great time biking and strolling around Victoria with her.
30: Gina and Garry moved to Vernon at the beginning of the summer so the girls drove down for a surprise visit with all the kids. 8 kids all under one roof was a bit chaotic at times but well worth it!!!
32: Cannon Beach, Oregon
33: We headed to Cannon Beach with 10 adults and 11 kids!!! We had beautiful weather and a spectacular time together. Many memories were made!!!
34: Every day we biked to the beach. With th Chariots packed with children, food, umbreallas, and chairs we managed to get it all down there!
37: Haystack Rock searching for shells, sand dollars and anything else worthy of making it into the bucket!
39: ...afternoon at the Park...
40: Oswald West Oregon
41: ...Derek and Harvey biked while the rest of the crew drove down and hiked in. It was stunning ... but a little chilly!
43: missing her morning naps was catching up to her...
44: We spent the day at Indian Beach. Surfing, boogey boarding, making sandcastles, and just enjoying the sun...
45: Ecola State Park Indian Beach
51: On the last day we headed to the beach with the remaining three families and had a fire on the beach, roasted smores and watched the sun set. It was spectacular and the perfect way to end the trip!!!
55: ...the LOVE of a family is lifes greatest blessing...
60: Bath time at Grandma's house with the cousins. Lucas & Reid 24 mos Maria 15 mos Drew 9 mos
62: Mt. Baker Abbotsford, BC
63: ...the apple barn...
66: M | aria
71: happiness | JOY
75: Playing with her "Baby"
77: ...reading with dad...
78: S | oooo | M | uch | F | un
79: ...watching daddy work...
80: Maria 15 months
83: ma and Opa came for a visit. We had a beautiful weekend together! Books, books, and more books... | O
86: E | co Dairy
95: Autumn leaves are falling | kipping rocks by the river with Opa | s