Thursday, September 20, 2018


Breakfast -- pancakes, eggs, sausage:

A much tastier snack:

Coop making breakfast muffins to sell at the Coffee Cart at Raintree (to raise money for his 6th grade trip to Chicago):

Working the Coffee Cart:

Monday, September 17, 2018

Blacklight Slide

Coop and I went to KC for a giant water slide event.  We didn't end up staying until it was dark, but the slides were filled with special water that would glow in the black light.  We had fun in the daylight, though!

Monday, September 10, 2018

New things

First day of sixth grade (in a new outfit):

And check this out!!

Friday, September 07, 2018


Spoons are always a hit:

Bath time:

Cooper decided to get blue streaks in his hair:

We match!

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Birthday crowd

We invited Zayonn's bio-siblings (and their other foster siblings at their homes)  to our house for his birthday party.  It was a crowd, to be sure!

The four siblings:

A fun new toy!

Monday, September 03, 2018


Zayonn turned ONE!

 Snacks for all the kids:

Friday, August 31, 2018


A university-themed diet coke:


Cooper writing a song:

Shrimp!  The boy eats shrimp!

Baby's way of helping to wake up Cooper: