Monday, May 20, 2019

6th grade graduation

First day of Raintree:

Last day of Raintree:

At graduation ceremony:

With all of the 6th years:



Thursday, May 16, 2019

Baby girl

Super cute rain coat:

New toy!

Dancing with the new toy:

Lego van, a gift from her big brother:

Monday, May 13, 2019


The 6th grade class at Raintree took a trip to Chicago last week.  Molly, Eliza, and Coop before they left Monday morning:

My favorite photo from when they all left -- the parents taking one last photo of the group!

Chicago skyline:

Ready for a night dinner out:

Group photo in front of the Bean!

Thursday, May 09, 2019

The park

Not in love with the feeling of grass:

But LOVED the swing:

Was having a tantrum, open-mouthed crying, and flopped down, face first, into dandelions.  Oops!

Monday, May 06, 2019


Easter egg hunt:

Sidewalk chalk in the driveway:

 And we've learned to cross our arms:

Thursday, May 02, 2019

A weekend's worth of activities

The children all on my lap:

Trying on my shoes:



Monday, April 29, 2019

Cooper: theatre and music

The 6th graders at Coop's school put on a play: The Wind in the Willows.  Coop was Willie, a weasel (far left):

(In the middle pointing the stick.  He's actually directing -- the other weasels are singing happy birthday to him.)

Picking dandelions outside of piano lessons.  Because why not.

Bohemian Rhapsody on piano and kazoo: