S: My Year in Canada 2011-2012 | CLUBS
FC: My Year in CANADA 2011-2012
1: Welcome Ruben! September 1, 2011
2: Labor Day weekend BBQ @ City Park in Kelowna
5: Bear Creek Provincial Park September 2011
6: Thanksgiving Weekend Spirit Ridge Resort, Osoyoos, BC
10: Road Trip to Abbotsford, BC to visit family in October | Visiting Oma
11: GoKarts at Castle Fun Park | Ruben goes for the pass!
12: Movie Star | Obiwan Kenobi | Anakin Skywalker | Dora the Explorer
13: Surveying the loot after Trick-or-Treating at Joel's house!
14: Terrell's 6th Birthday Party at the waterslides | Terrell's
18: AT JOEL'S HOUSE
20: Shannon Lake Elementary Christmas Concert "The Winter Sun"
21: Holiday Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days | Saying good-bye to Ruben for Christmas break
22: We brought in the New Year in style with sparkling apple juice and PS3 Move! It was fun to see how sweaty the boys could get by virtual sword fighting. Most of us made it to midnight and then slept in the next morning and had waffles for breakfast :)
24: The 4 oldest kids had their own room at our Ft Lauderdale hotel! | In January 2012, we traveled to Florida for a Caribbean cruise followed by a week in DisneyWorld. So many fun memories. | Walking around the yachts in Ft Lauderdale
25: Approaching the Liberty of the Seas and getting on board!!
26: As much ice cream as we want!
27: All ready for formal dinner | Dezmond and Terrell with our waiter, Val | Rock climbing on the ship
28: Waiting for the tender boat to take us back to the ship | Ports of Call | Belize City, Belize
29: Paradise Beach, Cozumel, Mexico | Cave Tubing in Cave's Branch, Belize | Terrell eating 'iguana'...tastes like chicken!
30: DisneyWorld | Adventure
31: Day 1: Epcot | Day 2: Hollywood Studios | Day 3: Magic Kingdom | Day 4: Hollywood Studios | Day 5: Animal Kingdom
32: Wyndham Bonnett Creek, Orlando, FL
33: Cheesey Face
34: Winter Hoar Frost
37: summer time | At the first available sign of summer, you guys took advantage of the warm weather!
38: Sunday Afternoon Hockey | Go Chris Go!!
39: Tallus Ridge Outside Memories * biking around the neighborhood * tobogganing in the snow * exploring the Coyote Hill * building the fort...checking for wood ticks! * pulling weeds and stacking firewood *playing basketball...jumping the fence for the ball :) * throwing airplanes off the deck *water fights with hoses and buckets * don't forget the "Bin of Mold"!
40: "Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude." ~Thomas Jefferson
41: Farewell Party with friends from school
42: "Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world." ~Harriet Tubman | Shannon Lake Elementary Graduation Ceremony June 26, 2012
44: G | a | m | e
45: n | i | g | h | t | The Winner
46: Thank you for joining our family Ruben. We're so glad you came and brought your fun, happy, caring personality into our lives. You will always have a place in our hearts. Love from Chris, Julie, Shalaya, Dezmond, Terrell and Kenya