Merry Christmas and Happy New Year ..........The Leoniks........
 

Seasons Greetings Everyone

.......Hope this greeting finds you happy and well.  2009 was a tough year for us as my sister Bernadine passed away suddenly and tragically right before the 2008
Christmas Holiday from an aggressive form of cancer.  It feels like we were hit with an atomic bomb and we are still picking up the pieces. 
                                Life goes on and all you can do is roll with the punches.  It is just the way that God designed this experience. 
 So hug your loved ones now....you never know what's around the bend. 

Kate just turned 20 and Kallie just turned 10.

 Kate is majoring in Chemical Engineering at North Carolina State University...Raleigh, NC.   She's doing great in school and really enjoys living in Raleigh, NC.
                This past summer she worked as Chemist Intern at the Cape May County MUA.  She bought her first dog in May....a yellow lab...named "Nala".  
 She's a really nice dog.

 Kallie is in fourth grade.  She's been playing softball, dancing, playing the clarinet and singing in the school choir.

Diane is doing good....she spent a lot time this past summer surfing and is really enjoying it.

Below are some of the highlights of  our year 2009. 

2009 Snow Storms---- Global Warming


A WHITE
Christmas!!!
 
 

Snow Boarding and Skiing Lake Placid --- WhiteFace Mountain -- 20 March 2009
Kallie also did the Olympic Bobsled run --- driven by Olympic athletes.


Kallie-real deal

Dogsled ride
on the Lake.
 
 
 

Easter in Hatteras
....we spent Easter Week in Cape Hatteras....A lot of Jerzee people were there including the Dewalds, Bradeys and many more....
Awesome waves in front of the house....sometimes  a couple feet over head faces.....
Yahoo....Best waves of the trip were in front of the house.
 

Kallie Softball 
Kallies team did great....finished second in the league.

   
 
                   

Hatteras in June......the best!!!!.....warm water .....tasty waves.....my favorite time to go to Cape Hatteras!!!
This was Nala's first time in Cape Hatteras.

 
 
                   

Summer Time in Southern New Jersey ---- May your time always be summer......



Dog Days of
Summer

Kallie playing the
Clarinet & Nala

Pecks Beach
Surf Contest
OC

OCSA surf
Contest

Cousin Fred and
Kayton!!! in OC

Party at Wills

Cape May
County
Air Show

Diane riding
a good size
Wave!!!!
   
Kates
Drum Fish
 
 
                   

Nuns Beach Surf Contest
This is our favorite event of the whole year.....we get to surf with our friends.....and help the support the Nuns at Villa Maria Stone Harbor....its sooo much fun!!!
The Nuns are so cool.....we help them...they help us.  Many thanks to Sister James and Bill Deger who started the whole event way back in the mid 90's......


Di's first Surfing
Trophy.

We definitely
brought home
some
Trophies!!!

The 110 crew
killed it!!!

Leonik
Trophy
Score

Kenny RIP
Rip in Peace
Dude we miss
you.
 
                     

Halloween Party at the Dewalds.....I thought that Screamin Steve's Elvis costume was really good took me a couple looks to realize it was him.
Mike Runyon looked like he came from the 70's in his costume....I thought I was transported back in time.......


     
Go Phillies!!

TL aka Dog

Kal's Candy
     
 
                     

Thanksgiving in Hatteras...........
This is the first time that we ever spent Thanksgiving in Cape Hatteras.  It was fun. Easy drive for Kate from school.  Really nice waves...again in front of the house...just like magic.
Kate and I put in a new hot water heater......87 gallon Marathon....really nice.

                     

Miscellaneous Photos


KT at the 2009 Super Bowl with
NK, Alexa and
Courtney.

Florida Tech Classmates
     
TL at
Coffee.COMedy
 

 
                     
 
                     



The Leoniks wish you a Frothy, Happy and Healthy New Year!!!!!!!!
   
Jesus was a Long Boarder
 

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