Saturday, November 29, 2014

The Emhoff Family Year in Review 2014




Jacob took 2nd place in the Pinewood Derby
Marcus and his new cousin Hudson
Getting ready for the Father Daughter Dance



Siena's 6th Birthday



Elise's 4th birthday
Biking on Angel Island

Marcus' 8th birthday
Dying Easter Eggs with Miki and Yui

Leavenworth, Washington

Easter egg hunt

Yui showing Siena Kendo

Miki and the kids

All of the Japanese exchange students

Miki and Yui our Japanese friends


Marcus' baptism

father son campout
 dutch oven desserts



Pioneer Trek

 our trek "family"

crossing the Yakima River
 our trek "family"
Mariners vs. Mets game

Pioneer Day celebration at our house

Pioneer Day service project helping us cut our fire wood



Redwoods National Park on way to Meinzer Family reunion

Meinzer Family reunion, Northern California

Marcus at the family reunion


At Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah with Sister Hanitra from Madagascar.  Becky taught her and her family in Madgascar when she was on her mission.

Pulling handcarts at Martin's Cove and Devil's Gate, Wyoming

Climbing Independence Rock, Wyoming

Jacob picking George Washington's nose at Mt. Rushmore

Lighting ceremony at Mt. Rushmore
Driving on the Needles Highway in the Black Hills of South Dakota
 Sylvan Lake, Custer State Park, South Dakota

Moonrise in Badlands National Park, South Dakota

Wall Drug, Wall, South Dakota

Bison coming into our campground, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota

Driving up the Beartooth Highway, Montana and Wyoming

 Top of Beartooth Pass, almost 11,000 feet
Yellowstone NP, Wyoming

 Hiking at Crystal Mountain for our 12th anniversary

Mt. Rainier


First backpacking trip, Sheep Lake, Mt. Rainier







Marcus earning his Bobcat award
Jacob being welcomed in to the Boy Scout troop
Siena and Elise by the pond behind our property