Two videos from the playground


Trying, unsuccessfully, to recruit her brother [video]


Searching, searching….found! [video]

By on April 22, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )

Squinty day

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Let the squinting season commence

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Great spot for viewing sea lions or humans

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Daffodils, roller skates, sidewalk chalk, kitty cat

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Bubbles coming here?

By on April 21, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )

Backyard creatures

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A skin-shedding caterpillar takes center stage

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There was also running

By on April 20, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )

Fantastic faces

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Landry likes tire swings

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Magnolia halo

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Just Landrying around like a pro

By on April 19, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )

Forgotten from yesterday

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Before school, instead of putting on shoes

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Sometimes I come across the kids being silly

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And I just grab the camera

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And go with it

By on April 18, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )

Tip of Point Defiance

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Low tide and still going down

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The low tide exposed areas of the beach, like these clay walls, that we can’t often access

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First day of soccer practice for Hazey

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Landry would love to join too

By on April 17, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )

Class rabbit

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This is Landry’s new class rabbit, Hazelnut. He’s the fluffiest!

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Hazel lost her eighth tooth this morning at school

By on April 16, 2018 · Comments ( 1 )

Back at home

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Groundskeeper Landry making the rounds and playing morning basketball in the tall, tall grass

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Puzzle assistants

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Two wheel scooting, here she comes

By on April 15, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )

Hazel’s 7th birthday and vacation week

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Part of Hazel’s birthday celebration came early this year

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Grandma Linda got in on the action

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And Oliver too!

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Reading me the sillies in her book

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The very next day….to the airport (with rice)

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Then on to the (still frozen) wilds of New Hampshire

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The kids harvested sheets of ice

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With big tools

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This was a multi-day activity

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Involving multiple changes of clothes each day

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And occasional breaks to take in the view

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Landry got a kick out of Grampy’s boathouse decorations (pointing here to a “real trophy!” out of the shot)

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Puzzling at the Madison Library

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And reading a Magic Tree House book to Grammy

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On Hazel’s last day as a six year old we went to a playground

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Then, seven years old! Wow!

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We had fun at the Children’s Museum of NH

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Whoa!

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This exhibit was our absolute favorite. The projected contour map changed shape and color as we shifted sand beneath it

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Happy birthday…

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….dear Hazel!

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The lake was looking a lot more liquidy on Friday

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And Heather came to see us

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Last stop: our favorite windows at Logan Airport

By on April 15, 2018 · Comments ( 1 )

Colorful kid

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Colorful kid in a gray world

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Boulder moment

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After school

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And around the table

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Nursing a chin injury with help from his sister

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Reading feet

By on April 6, 2018 · Comments ( 0 )