It's been a long streach between posts!
(prepare for lots of pictures)
We said good-bye to Banjo at the first of this year.
We re-homed him.
Long story but he is better off with another loving family!
Tom and I took a trip to the ocean for a reprieve.
Cannon Beach is our "Go To The Sea To Breath", retreat.
Tillamook Cheese Factory is a must.
They have the biggesst ice cones in
the world! (wink)
Another favorite place in McCall Idaho.
If we drive the VW and the sun is out,
the top goes down.
A Bon Fire is a must when we have overnight guests.
Our Washington State family has been busy with all sorts of fun things.
Trey (10 yrs), was Shrek in his school play. He sang, danced and
said his lines perfectly for the family.
While we were back "home', we visited with my brother.
Our gardens are ripening and growing fast.
Almost as fast as our grandkids.
I'm trying to keep up with new ideas and recipes with things from the garden.
Here I made Rose Water, out of our roses.
There were moments of refined culture.
We took the family to see
EVERYONE loved it.
For Mother's Day I recieved a Chicken Coop and two chicks.
What a surprise!
Introducing Henrirtta and Dixi Chick.
No eggs yet but soon.
We find "Love Notes" all over our home.
Ila May put on a One Man Show for our family.
We all signed in, recieved a Program and some Red Licorice.
Then found a perfect seat.
Her Mom even had a Reserved Seat.
Ila May danced, sang, read poetry, did magic tricks, and entertained us
with her spunk!
Volunteers were asked to join her on stage.
Tom is always the first to raise his hand.
Boys will be boys!!!
Tom has the younger boys waving to passing cars!
And yes, some honked back.
BIG ANNOUNCEMENT !!!!!
Kimmy is pregnant with #7
and it's a
Due date: early December
Her name has already been revealed...
I couldn't be more honored!