Trish and Jason serve as M & M of Ceremonies. Help get Amber and Chris married. Stay at JJ Ranch, where family and friends celebrate into the next day.
Ella Turns 3
Trip to Florida
03/23/2012 - 04/03/2012
Stayed in Fort Walton Beach, FL. Kids loved the beach and our dolphin cruise! Traveled back through SC so Jason could see a customer and Trish could see a college friend.
Liam Joins T-Ball
04/11/2012 - 06/02/2012
Liam joins Little League, t-ball style! Practices a few times with team, then plays once a week until June. Decides he likes it and will try it again in 2013!
New Camper Arrives!
Hallacks buy a used pop-up in great condition! New adventures await. Kids super-excited!
Kids' First Flight
Grampy Dan takes kids (and parents) to Fremont in his Cessna. First flight for kids. Liam really enjoys it!
1st Splash-In for Liam
06/08/2012 - 06/09/2012
Grampy Dan, Daddy, and Liam fly to Otsego Lake in the SuperCub. All endure the rain and spend the night in the tent. Liam says, "It was good!"
Trip to Ohio
06/10/2012 - 06/15/2012
Mommy bravely takes kids down to Auntie Julie's in Ohio. Enjoy the visit and side trips to the local pool and Columbus Science Center. Kids traumatically leave water launchers at Auntie Julie's. Very long ride home!
Jason's Show in Stuttgart
06/10/2012 - 06/16/2012
Trip to Belgium for Plascore. Jason takes part in meetings about new Euro-standard for crash test barriers.
07/14/2012 - 07/22/2012
Attempts to escape the 97 degree temps in Allendale = successful! Stops on Mackinac Island, Houghton (to see friends), and Copper Harbor for a few days. Weather MUCH more comfortable. Kids, Mommy, & Daddy enjoy pop-up.
Jason goes to Belgium
08/01/2012 - 08/04/2012
Labor Day at Hallack cottage
08/31/2012 - 09/03/2012
Fun with family at Grampy Dan and Grammy 'Niece's cottage.
Liam's 1st Day of School
Liam starts pre-K @ Allendale Public Schools. A bit apprehensive about the bus, he arrives home on a positive note. Not a bad start to 13+ years of schooling!
09/07/2012 - 09/09/2012
Hallack clan joins the Keller, and Chris & Amber for a weekend camping in Silver Lake for the Apple Festival. Best part according to the kids? Smores, of course!
Ella Starts Preschool
Ella's 1st day of preschool in Allendale. No tears this morning...she was ready to go!
Our Big Boy is 5!
Liam turns 5 before our very eyes. We celebrate by taking kids to ArtPrize!
Trish Invited to National Leadership Honor Society
Trish receives invite to Omicron Delta Kappa. Nominated by her professors for scholarship and leadership.
We're Auntie & Uncle!
Trish & Jason become auntie and uncle for the first time to Easton Garnet Burden. He's early, but a cutie!