Archive for July, 2014

Flashback Friday

Friday, July 25th, 2014

It’s been over two years since Lisa moved away.  Here are the girls at her good-bye party, back in June of 2012… And here they are at the zoo last Tuesday. They’ve done some growing!

Losing Mom At The Zoo

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

You would think, with as many adults as we had, we could keep track of everyone.  At about midday, we were joined by another couple – friends of Beth’s who know her kids – so we had five adults to nine kids. At which point, Rerun disappeared. We had just left the African savanna and […]

Surprise At The Zoo!

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

I kept a very big secret from Ane for a whole month. Her dear friend Lisa, who moved to Maui two years ago, was going to be back in town.  And since Lisa had surprised Ane so well the last time she visited, she wanted to do it again.  Lisa’s mother Beth and I kept […]

Happy Birthday, Ressis!

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Today is my sister’s birthday, and she’s too far away for us to celebrate together. So I will post this picture of her and Rerun from her last trip here, and let her know that we are celebrating today by going back to that same spot. Yes, we are headed to the zoo again today! […]