Christmas Letter 2021 Addendum

Posted on 16 Dec 2021 by Steve Markham

What a year! They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so consider this my 100,000 word addendum to the Christmas Letter.

Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas!
New Year's at the Pack's house. After making taffy we played Pandemic over and over again.
New Year's at the Pack's house. After making taffy we played Pandemic over and over again.
Later that week we played Civ over and over again.
Later that week we played Civ over and over again.
My kids love the snow
My kids love the snow
Valentine's Day was full of baking creations
Valentine's Day was full of baking creations
We went rock-climbing as a family during Winter break
We went rock-climbing as a family during Winter break
Not Halloween, March 7th. It's just as good a day for dressing up.
Not Halloween, March 7th. It's just as good a day for dressing up.
Bozenkill
Bozenkill
Lewis is my camping buddy. This is his meal plan: mixed oatmeal, granola bars, chicken salad, pancakes!, s'more stuff, syrup.
Lewis is my camping buddy. This is his meal plan: mixed oatmeal, granola bars, chicken salad, pancakes!, s'more stuff, syrup.
Good Luck Lake, with all the Valleywooders
Good Luck Lake, with all the Valleywooders
Thacher, with no kids
Thacher, with no kids
Just my favorite hiking company
Just my favorite hiking company
Camille adores Sterling
Camille adores Sterling
Bennet/Middle/Murphy trail
Bennet/Middle/Murphy trail
Thacher again, this time with kids
Thacher again, this time with kids
Moxham
Moxham
Lewis is blurry in lots of my photos
Lewis is blurry in lots of my photos
Memorial Day trip down the Mohawk
Memorial Day trip down the Mohawk
Kyle had great success at the pre-release for Modern Horizons 2
Kyle had great success at the pre-release for Modern Horizons 2
Falls on the West Branch
Falls on the West Branch
Hoffman Notch
Hoffman Notch
We spent so many fun days in the Holden's backyard this summer that I'm not even sure which one this is
We spent so many fun days in the Holden's backyard this summer that I'm not even sure which one this is
Boulder Caves, near Franconia
Boulder Caves, near Franconia
The World's Longest Candy Counter is over 100' long
The World's Longest Candy Counter is over 100' long
Lobster tour in Acadia
Lobster tour in Acadia
I love this picture
I love this picture
Cape Cod
Cape Cod
Papa and Will took us shooting in Utah
Papa and Will took us shooting in Utah
We saw the space shuttle in LA with Eileen's family
We saw the space shuttle in LA with Eileen's family
I was Rapunzel for a girls camp skit
I was Rapunzel for a girls camp skit
Lake George
Lake George
School!
School!
Adele made sushi
Adele made sushi
I coached Camille's soccer team. Adele and Lewis also played.
I coached Camille's soccer team. Adele and Lewis also played.
The beginnings of Chomper, at Daketown SF
The beginnings of Chomper, at Daketown SF
Indian Lake, with the Holdens
Indian Lake, with the Holdens
Andy gave Kyle the shelves. Kyle installed them all on his own (well, with a little phone support--I was away)
Andy gave Kyle the shelves. Kyle installed them all on his own (well, with a little phone support--I was away)
Picacho, on the way to Yuma
Picacho, on the way to Yuma
Indiankill
Indiankill
Hiking Archer Vly with Janet
Hiking Archer Vly with Janet
Paddling Archer Vly with Lewis
Paddling Archer Vly with Lewis
Dear Mrs. Adamo, This week was spectacular. I had a birthday Love, Lewis
Dear Mrs. Adamo, This week was spectacular. I had a birthday Love, Lewis
Adele started piano lessons
Adele started piano lessons
Black
Black
VA roadtrip for Thanksgiving
VA roadtrip for Thanksgiving
Award-winning dessert at the Christmas party
Award-winning dessert at the Christmas party
The girls won that gnome for their dessert
The girls won that gnome for their dessert
The fake portrait
The fake portrait
Yeah, that's more realistic
Yeah, that's more realistic