My Life By Arsenal25 Dec 25, 1997 I'm Born. On Christmas of 1997, I was born as a present to my parents. I was an average weight and height, so my baby years were relativly peaceful. Feb 22, 1998 I Go on My First Trip. At only about 2 months, I travel with my parents the the Cayman Islands! Dec 6, 1999 I Said My First Word! I said my first word on this day. It was "ball", and it was a very exciting day expecially for my parents. Jul 30, 2000 My Sister is Born. My sister, Julia, was born. She is the fourth and final member of my family. Jun 10, 2001 I Start Dribbling a Soccer Ball for the First Time. This is the day when I begin dribbling a soccer ball outside, and will bring on a lot of soccer playing. Sep 11, 2001 The 9/11 Attack. A terrorist attack on the twin trade towers will change airlines and America forever. In this horrible tragedy, many lives were lost and many more wre buried in the rubble whe nthe buildings fell. Apr 15, 2002 I Began Riding My First Bike. I started riding a bike for the first time. After many times of falling, I finally got the hang of it and was able to ride away without training wheels. Sep 1, 2003 My First Day of Kindergarten. This is the first day of many long ones in my school career. This day was nervewracking for me because it was the first time I ever was with people I didn't know. Sep 16, 2004 I Begin my First Sports Team In the Fall of 2004, I start playing on a soccer team, and will play on a basketball team in winter, and baseball team in spring. Jan 19, 2005 I Go Skiing for the First Time. I go to Tyrol Basin with my family to go skiing, and instantly fall in love with the sport. Aug 25, 2005 Hurricane Katrina Hits Louisiana. Hurricane Katrina hits the state of Louisiana as a natural disaster and causes lots of flooding and several deaths. Mar 3, 2006 First Time Snorkling in an Ocean. I went snorkling over a reef in Mexico on a family vacation. Mar 9, 2007 I Get Braces. Today I get my braces on. Luckily, my mouth forms qucikly and I only need the braces for 1 1/2 years. Mar 3, 2008 My First Overnight Soccer Camp. At a U.W. soccer camp, I spend 4 days overnight and will return to this camp at least 4 times. Jan 20, 2009 Barak Obama is Inaugurated as the 44th President of the USA. Barak Obama becomes the 44th president of the USA and the first black president. He was voted as president on November 4, 2008, but doesn't take power until this date. May 25, 2009 I Win the Yahara River Writing Contest. With my short story called "Here We Go Again", I placed first place in the contest for short stories. Aug 5, 2010 I Go Out West to Yellowstone. I left for a two week vacation to Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Tetons National Park. It was my first time going out West. Jan 1, 2011 My First Skiing Out West. I wake up to Steamboat Ski Resort out west. This is my first time skiing out west, and I love it. Mar 4, 2011 Today March 4th is today's date in History. It is a Thursday and I am 13 and a 7th grader in the Prairie Dogs house at SOMS.