Saturday, January 01, 2011

Happy New Year/Holidays in the Homeland

Despite the fact that we probably had more rainy than sunny days, we really enjoyed spending time with our families this Christmas. Landon had so much fun playing with his cousins, and we took advantage of the sunny days to go for walks and take road trips along the winding back roads of Ventura County. We look forward to getting back sooner rather than later! 

 Boys on bikes

 Landon enjoying neighborhood Christmas lights and displays

 Landon and Cru: cousins on Christmas morning. Santa came! And he brought us presents!!!

 Biking with Uncle Shad 

 Beautiful SoCal sunset

 Landon and cousin Haydn riding horses in Griffith Park

 "Why are these lines so long?!"

 Riding the train at Griffith Park

 Hanging around

At the beach after a storm. Look at how much has been washed away!

 Boys playing in the sand.

 Celebrating Grandpa's birthday

This is what winter in Ventura County looks like as seen from the Reagan Library

Landon singing a tune on his new ukulele

Shad took Landon and Cru on some gnarly bike rides. 


Kim said...

Even though it's raining out here, I bet you're not missing the cold back in Michigan!

Maygren Family said...

Glad you guys had such a good time, I do have to say that you Dad's birthday has got to be the smallest birthday cake I have ever seen....what the heck was everyone on a diet or something!

Mike & Lila Family said...

um... i don't know how i have missed all these posts but that kid is a natural with the uka! lol. ;) shad has given me so ideas to do with Evan, thank you!. glad you had a fun holiday with all that driving. :)