Our year in photos. I believe the concept calls for one photo highlight per month but that wasn't working for me.
Last year we celebrated New Years Eve in England. We have a superstition that says whatever you do and however you feel on New Years Eve will carry through the entire year. The feeling was love and family.
In February Rosie turned 7. S-E-V-E-N.
Her birthday gift was a huge surprise. This was her face when she saw the entrance to Disney World.
|and she smiled all day|
March was all about spending time outdoors. We had fantastic weather.
|Learning to Kayak|
|Her very first Junior Olympics.|
This part is probably best forgotten. Although I am forever changed.
|Bed Bug situation|
|But on a much brighter note.|
|We flew to jamaice for their first ever International Meet.|
the big surprise, shhhhh party
|My amazing sister planned the best birthday surprise ever. She invited|
|Love them to bits|
|Mad Uncle Andy surprised the girls with a swim in the Olympic pool. Lily's quote of the day: Ryan Lochte peed in this water.|
July was all about swimming.
|she started morning swim. dark hundred hours|
|Back to back meets where the girl dominated.|
|Dog sitting for Uncle Neil. This ranked as high as it goes.|
Finally, my divorce was finalized. Nearly there now.
|Back to school. 2nd and 7th grades|
Another month of back to back swim meets
|Ro doing back|
Crazy Auntie Sally and Mad Uncle Andy came to stay. Oh how we love them
|swashbuckling good times with MUA|
|Oh that is so nasty, thank you auntie Sally|
Maisie came into our lives and we haven't been the same since
|My sista from another Mista came to visit. I miss her|
|Thanksgiving marked the kick off to the holidays and the girls chose to give back.|
|Nights of December meant lots of lights|
|and the tradition continued when Norman and Spuds showed up|