My Autobiographical Timeline

  • The Day I Was Born!

    The Day I Was Born!
    Born November 3rd, 1989 in Red Deer, Alberta.
  • Eager to Learn!

    Eager to Learn!
    From a very young age, I developed a love for reading! Especially the newspaper with my dad apparently! ;) ;)
  • Piano Player in the Making

    Piano Player in the Making
    Always eager to learn and try new things! To this day, I still love playing piano regularly! =D
  • Eight Months Later...

    Eight Months Later...
    Just about one year old - dipping my toes in the water.
  • My First Birthday!

    My First Birthday!
    Happy birthday to me!
  • My Little Sister Was Born!

    My Little Sister Was Born!
    My little sister (and best friend) was born!
    The Montpetit family is finally complete (my mom and dad, my two older brothers, me, and my little sister).
  • Second Birthday!

    Second Birthday!
    Happy Birthday!
  • Made the Move to Blackfalds

    Made the Move to Blackfalds
    My parents decided to build a house in Blackfalds, Alberta in 1992. Where I went to school for Kindergarten and the beginning of grade 1, before moving back to my original birthplace of Red Deer, AB.
  • Outdoor Love

    Outdoor Love
    My love for the outdoors formed at a young age; having a fantastic view such as this may have contributed to my ever-growing love of the outdoors.
  • Last Family Photo

    Last Family Photo
    Last family photo taken before parents divorce.
  • Class Photo 1994-1995

    Class Photo 1994-1995
    Blackfalds School ECS 1994-1995
  • Class Photo 1995-1996

    Class Photo 1995-1996
    Blackfalds School Class Photo Grade 1 1995-1996
  • Wuss

    Wuss
    For Christmas in 1997, my grandparents surprised all of us with our amazing basset hound puppy, Wuss. She passed away in 2008. She was a huge part of all of our lives; she was more than just a dog.
  • Not a Dancer...

    Not a Dancer...
    My sister and I were in ballet for a few years... but it didn't last long... we're not exactly very graceful. Enough said? ;)
  • Pets, pets, pets!

    Pets, pets, pets!
    Growing up, my family had TONS of different kinds of pets! From hedgehods, guinea pigs, dogs and cats, to birds, turtles and rabbits galore! We really had them all!
  • Some kind of injury...

    Some kind of injury...
    Growing up, I had countless injuries! From my ungraceful dance moves (which led to this cast pictured!), to running into glass coffee tables with my forehead... I always seemed to be injured, in one way or another. Har-har!
  • Back to School

    Back to School
    The Montpetit kids go back to school!
  • Class Photo 1999-2000

    Class Photo 1999-2000
    St. Patrick's Community School Grade 5 - 1999-2000 (Attended St. Martin De Porres School from grades 1 -2; St. Patrick's from grades 3 - 9; École Secondaire Notre Dame High School fom grades 10 - 12).
  • Another Year Back to School

    Another Year Back to School
    Year Round Schooling Begins Once Again at St. Patrick's Community School
  • Grade 5

    Grade 5
    Grade 5 Classroom at St. Patrick's Community School
  • Another Year, Another Birthday

    Another Year, Another Birthday
    14 Years Old
  • Grade 7 Conformation

    Grade 7 Conformation
    St. Patrick's Community School - Grade 7 Conformation
  • Class Photo

    Class Photo
  • Met My Future Husband

    Met My Future Husband
    At 16 years old, I met my fiance, Bret. This photo was taken at my sister's grade 9 graduation! =D
  • The Mechanic In Me...

    The Mechanic In Me...
    In high school, I fell in love with mechanics and shop class. Maybe my mechanically-inclined father (and boyfriend!) had something to do with this growing passion for hands-on work! =P
  • Grade 12

    Grade 12
    Hanging out with my Grade 10 - 12 Drama group!
  • Grade 12 Graduation!

    Grade 12 Graduation!
    My Grade 12 Graduation from École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (in Red Deer, AB) with friends!
  • My Sister's Grade 12 Graduation

    My Sister's Grade 12 Graduation
    I'm such a proud sister! =P
  • Started the College Journey

    Started the College Journey
    After working at a daycare in Edmonton for just about two years, in Spring of 2010, I decided to go move back to Red Deer and go back to school for upgrades. I had my heart set on getting into the Middle Years program at Red Deer College (collaboratively with the University of Alberta) for my Bachelor of Education! Whoop whoop! =D
  • Started the Middle Years Program at RDC / UofA

    Started the Middle Years Program at RDC / UofA
    My Middle Years Family
  • Maid of Honor in My Best Friend's Wedding!

    Maid of Honor in My Best Friend's Wedding!
    Maid of Honor to my best friend Alysia <3
  • Middle Years Fun!

    Middle Years Fun!
    Getting my Bachelor of Education degree and having fun while doing it!
  • Merry Christmas 2015!

    Merry Christmas 2015!
    My boyfriend (Bret), our dog (Laddie) and I wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!
  • Got Engaged!

    Got Engaged!
    Bret proposed to me while snowboarding at our favorite mountain, Kicking Horse (in Golden, B.C.), this New Year's! Graduation coming, a wedding on the way, and a future to dream about remains ahead of me.
  • Graduated from the U of A!

    Graduated from the U of A!
    After many years of College and University, I finally received my Bachelor of Education degree! Whoo-hoo!