Two faces

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This one’s talking

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Meerkats and budgies

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In a meerkat burrow with two meerkats

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Bravely feeding seeds to a budgie buddy

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Landry’s third birthday

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Happy birthday big boy!

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Uncle Hadley was the first extended family member to serenade the birthday boy

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Hazey made Landry a special banner

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Our community Duck Parade happened to be today….when will it start?

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Now!

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Some Busytown problem solvers

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More games after GL and GA joined us

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Finally, a birthday dream came true…

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CAKE!

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Plenty of sugar,

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Time to run, jump, spin

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Catch

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And chase

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See Supey weeding in the background?

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It turned into a bigger project, with more participants

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And culminated in a rock area basically free of weeds!!!!

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Hazel was audience and judge

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For Landry’s collection of original performances

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He’s three!

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Worn out

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Last day of two

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No skateboarding, no biking, but you’d better believe yes running!

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Happy almost-three-year-old dodging the fountain spray

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Remember Hazel’s last day of two?

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Now she’s twice that age… and getting ready to water her sunflowers

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Bubble mania

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Man of a million bubbles

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“Spring cleaning”

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Fern arch

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Exploring side trails at Snake Lake

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This was the biggest painted rock we’ve seen yet. Landry looked beneath it for bugs

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The very busy kindergartner

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Memorial Day 2017

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Full princess attire for the holiday

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This window sill is Landry’s favorite hiding spot for hide-and-go-seek at Grandma Linda’s house

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Dismount!

By on May 29, 2017 · Comments ( 0 )

Beach and zoo

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Landry wanted to go to the beach today, so we went

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Hazel wanted to go to the zoo so we went there too (We saw one of the new baby penguin chicks back in the shade behind us!)

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In the afternoon there was a bucket relay race

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They filled that red bin to the brim in a minute and thirty seconds

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Playing together without grown ups

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Staircase 2017

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We spent the morning at Olympic National Park

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This year we hiked the Rapids Loop Trail counterclockwise (In 2016 we did it clockwise)

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There was lots of rushing water

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Lots

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(Hazel made it across by herself!)

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Still more!

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Time to shed layers

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We hiked way down there to the water (See Hazey?)

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Here she is on the way up

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Another trek down to the river brought us to some soft grey sand

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Same lunch spot as last year

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Fairy garden

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This guy at high noon

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Still two years old but trying out three

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This trick involves sliding straight through Supey’s legs!

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Hazel got this fairy garden house for her birthday and the seeds are sprouting! (Click here to see her carefully watering with a tiny watering can.)

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Water (in) action

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This one is from yesterday — he told an incredibly long story while drawing

By on May 26, 2017 · Comments ( 0 )