|In January the boys went on a father-son snow cave campout.|
|In February Brandon took his kids to the mountain to build an igloo.|
|In March we took a trip to California where we went to |
Disneyland, Hollywood, Huntington Beach and Medievel Times
|In April Collin turned 16 and got his drivers license|
|In May my sister Cara and her family came to visit. |
We went to VooDoo donuts for their famous bacon maple bar.
|In June Andrea got to go to girls camp for the first time.|
|Also in June my sister Cassidy came to visit. |
We went on a jet boat on the Willamette River.
|In July we made the annual mecca to Utah for the family trip to the cabin.|
|We also went to the aquarium while we were there.|
|In August my mom, my sister Justine and her son, and my little brother Hamilton came to visit.|
It was great having so many visitors over the summer!
|In September school started|
Collin is a Junior
|Jared is a Freshman|
|Andrea is in 6th grade|
|In October Jared donned his short- shorts for cross country.|
|Collin sported a speedo for water polo|
|Also in October our friend Gary took us out on his boat where we learned to sail.|
|In November we celebrated Thanksgiving with a big dinner with all the kids |
followed by a trip to see Harry Potter 7 at the movies.
|In December Brandon and I escaped to a bed and breakfast for Christmas|
|Followed by Christmas gifts with the kids and a trip to Utah to see family.|