January 2009


January 31, 2009

Happy Birthday Jonas!

Jonas turned 2 and the whole family was there to celebrate - Daddy made some burgers


The kids table


Happy Birthday to me


Lunch time on the big table


Here comes the cake - Jonas has been a little obsessed with Trains in the last few weeks


someone said "lets dig in"....well, then, lets


No really, lets dig in




Very Yummy, especially when eating with your fingers


Preset time!


Look, Mom, a scooter!!


A ball!!


and would you know it - we had another birthday party to go to....

turns out I wasn't the only one who turned 2 this week


Hanging out on the deck by the lake with PawPaw and Jackson


Yes, they had a fun-jump!


we had a great time


and falling down doesn't hurt


we rode cars


we had a long, fun day

Someone was very, very tired that night.


January 24, 2009

Staying at home with Mom

We went to the playground


We sneak Lollipops...


Jonas read books to PussPuss


Train time



January 19, 2009

When all else fails, make brownies


Time to visit the zoo

the whole gang


Ducks! Mom they they have Ducks here

 and you can feed them the food meant for the Koi Fish!!


The boys on the run


riding the train


"Posing" for a group picture


January 12, 2009

Happy Birthday Oma!

it sounds weird, but we made a birthday trip to the zoo for Oma. OK, the kids did enjoy it too




Oma and Jonas




Happiness! there are ducks here.


snack time


January 11, 2009

Playing with Oma


Playing Horsey with Oma - au...heavy kids...


Visiting Vermilionville


colder weather causes us to have this place pretty much to ourselves...


silly Daddy


the Back row of Daddy's truck.


January 7, 2009

New Orleans



there is a little stage for showing off...so of course we do




We splurge on a Mule-waggon ride through the French quarter


yep, the water is pretty cold



Lets find something to snack on...




January 4, 2009

Picnic at Girard park


Are you sure you saw a squirrel up there?


almost Bedtime...


January 3, 2009

Nestor started the new year with a little health scare - but thankfully he's doing better again.


Anika playing in the yard



a rainy day means a visit to the discovery museum


who needs a train table if you can line up all the cows they have here...look at all those cows!!


There's a huge play kitchen there too!



TV! I'm on TV! if I can only figure out this script!


Well, let me know the weather, Jonas can figure out he script for the show....



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