Monday, January 29, 2018

Costa Rica, part 5

The boys went zip lining and tarzan swinging and who knows what else in the jungle:

"Seriously?  We're doing what?"

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Costa Rica, part 4

A restaurant built around an old cargo plane.  Aunt Kelly recommended they go:

Coop liked it so much, he insisted they go back the next night:

A statue in town:

Outside the hotel room door:

Monday, January 22, 2018

Costa Rica, part 3

Water fun!

Boogie board:

Rainy hike:

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Costa Rica, part 2

Roasting coffee:

At the end of a walk in the woods:

Horseback riding:

Monday, January 15, 2018

Costa Rica, part 1

Cooper and Alan are with Baker University kids in Costa Rica for a few weeks.  I got a "Greetings from Paradise!" text from Cooper with this photo:

And then he told me he was spending the morning eating breakfast and running out to the pool to take selfies.  Fair enough!

Other pics, but you'll have to ask Alan and Cooper for the details:

A lava field:

 Some critters near the hotel:

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Some special gifts


Big heads:


Beatles backpack and pop-up card:

Cars and track:

Electronic monopoly:

Fab leather jacket:

Monday, January 08, 2018

More Lyons Xmas Activities

Sugar cookies:


A Grandma Joan cookie:


With the Inman crew:

Thursday, January 04, 2018

Lyons Christmas Activities

Ipads and iPhones:

Piano (Cooper with our foster kiddo B):



Clowning around at Lyons High School:

Cots for bedtime:

Monday, January 01, 2018

Christmas with Ally

Cooper and Alan enjoyed Christmas Adam (in contrast to Christmas Eve) with Ally and Juliette: