Easter occurred over the space of two days this year due to timing. It didn’t work out to have a Seattle-area family gathering on Sunday, so we went to Papa Larry’s and Nana’s house for dinner on Saturday. It’s great watching Ellie and Emma together, especially now that Ellie can fully interact with her cousin. … Continue reading Happy Easter!
This year we’re enjoying Thanksgiving dinner at Nana Janet and Papa Larry’s house, where they will (thankfully!) be doing all the cooking. We’re providing the pies. Ellie really enjoys helping us in the kitchen, so of course we involved her in the cooking. We made one pumpkin pie and the start of Caramelized Pear Bread … Continue reading Making Thanksgiving Desserts
Today Ellie and I went to the Seattle Aquarium with the local grandparents. Larry and Janet have wanted to take us for quite some time, but we’ve never been able to find a time that worked for all of us. Well, actually Jeff wasn’t able to come since he’s finishing up a book, but we’ll … Continue reading Ellie the Jelly
Here are some photos from our Easter dinner at Grandpa Larry’s and Grandma Janet’s house, plus a re-posted look back at a year ago. Continue reading Happy Easter 2009
Grandpa Larry had just finished refilling the bird feeders in his back yard, and Ellie was looking to see if any birds would come. Continue reading Looking for Birds
Grandpa Larry and Ellie Jeff Reading a Story Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!