Bible School 2018

This week has been Bible school at church.  Lindee and I were in charge of snacks every night, which really was a lot of fun.  Here is June and part of her family group when they came in for their turn at our station. Mason during the closing session. He and June both loved Bible […]

Sunday morning animals

Sunday at the zoo we got up and headed out to see the animal exhibits that we didn’t have time to see the day before.  I always love the black swans And hands down one of our favorite animals was the orangutans. This is Lana, who was out for the last day before she went […]

Animal Encounter

Definitely one of the highlights of our zoo visit was when Jeni brought animals in for us to spend time with, up close and personal.  This kinkajou was my personal favorite of the evening. I was less excited about the snake, but it actually lived in a cage in the room where we were sleeping, […]

More Zoo Pix from Saturday

The red panda was one of my favorites that we saw that day.  She had just had cubs, and hadn’t brought them out of the den yet, so the zookeeper thought we might not see her at all – but then she did come and pay us a quick visit.  So cute. One of our […]

Fourth of July

I accidentally skipped this entry, mostly because our 4th of July was so low key – we really did absolutely nothing!  That morning Lindee had to work, though, and Jackson was playing golf, so Clara came over to spend a few hours.  She was proud to have finished up her clothespin trivet – and proudly […]

Forty Acre Rock

I have truly wanted to go to Forty Acre Rock since the first time I heard of it, when Lindee visited there with a biology class when she was at Winthrop. This morning Jeff & I stopped and picked up Charlie and Adam early so we could get out there before it got too hot. […]

Fourth of July Dessert

Yesterday while the kids were all here we made Fourth of July Dessert Cheeseballs.  They were delicious, and the kids had a good time.  Here they are dividing up the vanilla wafers and animal crackers to bag up for every family to take home 🙂