Sunday, April 24, 2016

Week 229: April 17 - April 23

Trying out the whip cream to make sure it's good enough for our waffles

Did I get any cream cheese on my face?

Enjoying a bagel before heading to the Y

Practicing eating ice cream in anticipation of our upcoming surgeries

Popcorn at the park

Hiding from Daddy

All checked in and ready for surgery

Playing a quick game in the waiting room

Reading up to make sure this medical equipment is in tip-top shape

Let's get this show on the road


Tubes are in!  Snuggle bug for 5 minutes, then back to good ol Benny!

Headed back to the OR for tubes, tonsils, adenoids, and duct surgery...see you in 1 1/2 hours

Post-op lunch.  Apparently surgery makes you hungry

This wasn't as much fun as promised...where's that ICEE?

Thanks to everyone for our care packages...sure makes recovery fun!

We don't get to see this very often - but love when we do!

Benny's back to school which means games, movies and popsicles for this guy!

Not feeling to bad to help with the garden

Popsicle #43

Helping Debbie with some work

Collecting cash at the yard sale


Bax is still on pain meds, but life is getting back to normal

But we still need to meet our daily ice-cream quota

Lucky duck gets all the treats his sore-throated brother gets

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Week 228: April 10 - April 16

Country Folk

Lunch Buddies

Helping out with our new deck

Watermelon Break

Headed out to work

Music Break

Favorite new activity...emptying the fridge

Taking a popsicle break after doing some gardening

Play-date painting

Polar Bear Huddle

"Blocking" the goal


Fun in the sun

Watching my first baseball game - "Go Cubs"

Baxter the Batter

Post game Pizza

Monday, April 11, 2016

Week 227: April 3 - April 9

Reaping the rewards of a trip to the grocery store

Picnic time before play time


Swinging with Edie

Check out those shoes

Dinner photography by Baxter (who will do anything to avoid eating lasagna)

3 amigos at soccer

Kneading some pizza dough (and tasting a bit)

We LOVE the ceiling TV at the dentist

Climbing the compost pile...what could be more fun?

Saturday soccer game - 4 goals!!!!

Opening day at the baseball field.  Coach Ryan and Benny got to participate while Baxter was busy scoring some soccer goals

Here's our little Cubbie Bear ready for his first game

PB&J face

Happy Birthday, Veronica!

What a yummy rainbow cake...Ms. Katie outdid herself this year!

Another great birthday party!