Monday, August 19, 2019

Baby girl moves on...

But before she goes, a trip to Pet World:

Playing in the living room:

Riding a giant lion:

Thursday, August 08, 2019

River City Rock Camp

Cooper participated in River City Rock Camp this summer.  He and four others were grouped together to make a band, assigned songs to play, and participated in a concert at The Granada in Lawrence.
Cooper (keyboard), Molly (bass guitar), Eliza (elec guitar), Delany (elec guitar), Parker (drums).

Dress rehearsal:

A video of dress rehearsal:

Songs:  Hello Goodbye, Wooly Bully, Werewolf in London, Jailhouse Rock

At the concert!

Baby girl loved the free popcorn:

Album cover?

Monday, August 05, 2019

July fun

Trying on one of Coop's hats:

In the shelf:

She likes to pretend to do my hair.  I gave her a hair tie, which she stuck in her mouth, as any good hair stylist does:

Celebrating my birthday:

Thursday, August 01, 2019


The kids and I took a trip back to Lyons to visit my folks.  Baby girl was impressed with the plants!

And the cat:

Gator ride!

Coop got lawn mowing lessons and, much to his chagrin, we brought the mower back home so he can practice here!

Aunt Kathy made this adorable owl quilt for baby girl:

Pondering on the porch:

Monday, July 29, 2019

A few more Outward Bound things

A group photo (after a costume party?):

The thank you note Coop wrote during the trip:

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Rest and recover

 Showered and reconnected after the Outward Bound trip:

In the pool with Juliette:

Hot tub:

Then Coop went with Alan and Co to Keystone for a quick vacation:

And a stop at Boot Hill on the way home:

Monday, July 22, 2019

Home from Outward Bound!

Coop and his friend Kobe at the end of the ten-day rafting trip:

The group:

Relaxing back at an airbnb:

From his journal -- questions to answer:

His answers: