Archive for the 'Family' Category

Zoo-ing On Labor Day

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Why not go see our shark friends before school starts?  And why not have Auntie, JW, JZ, JZ’s husband and Baby Bee join us at the zoo and aquarium? And while we’re there, why not have JZ take pictures of the kids?  We’re overdue for Ane, Rerun, and Thumper, and right on time-ish for Tad? […]

Obachan’s Birthday!

Monday, September 2nd, 2019

Every year that we get to spend with her is a blessing. And the chocolate cream pie we brought was a win! Happy birthday, Obachan!

Flashback Friday

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Today is Obachan’s 95th birthday!  We’re going to be celebrating with her on Sunday afternoon, but we are so blessed to still have her as such a large part of our lives. So here are a few pictures of Obachan and the kids.  Here she is with Ane in October of 2008: Here she is […]

Happy Birthday, Gichan!

Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Yes, it was my Dad’s birthday today – and that means cake! And this is what happens when Auntie orders the cake. Auntie: “Well, we call him Dad, the kids call him Gichan, so I just went with ‘Old Man.’  And the Avengers.”