This started as a simple list, but as I went through my pictures it made me appreciate the year I've had and how lucky I am. In reverse chronological order, my happy pictures from 2015.
  1. Mau and Mike. They don't like each other but sometimes they cuddle.
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  2. IKEA lunch. Mmmmm Swedish meatballs.
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  3. Our annual fall cattail battle 2015. So much magic in those tiny seeds.
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  4. My family + extendeds on my Grandma's birthday. Its getting hard as her dementia gets worse, so it's important we spend as much time as we can with her. 96!
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  5. My inkling! We worked so hard on that costume. It turned out pretty well, even if nobody knew what an inkling was!
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  6. A picture of Muskoka from the sky, taken by Max. He has a great eye. Future photographer maybe?
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  7. Peameal bacon on a bun with cranberry chutney! I wait all year for that.
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  8. On the Ferris wheel at the Bracebridge fall fair. It was colder than it looks! But the view!
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  9. Writing retreat! What a wonderful experience. Need to channel those days this winter.
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  10. Rye after a swim. No doubt after shaking all over me, and my book, and my towel, and my phone.
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  11. At the beach! We discovered the best time to go was after dinner. Nobody was there! Then ice cream on the way home.
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  12. The maiden voyage of Max's kayak. He can really make that thing move!
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  13. Muskoka Lakes awards ceremony. Mike refused to take a nice picture, of course.
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  14. My lovely husband getting ready to... Break into song with a tiny umbrella? More like hide from the camera.
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  15. That water was soooooo cold but the air was so warm, he insisted on playing at the beach after a bike ride. What a kid.
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  16. In the drivers seat of the fire truck just like Mike. Just look at that smile.
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  17. Playing with Lego on the deck, enjoying the spring sun. Felt so good after such a long winter.
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  18. Soccer action shot! Look at those mad skills!
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  19. Max with his pet dragon. We have one of those. See? Photographic evidence.
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  20. Max rock climbing. I was so impressed with how high he went!
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