Monthly Archives: May 2012

Stair Climber

Ugh, the Otter has learned how to climb the stairs…now, she just needs to learn how to fall down them…or, maybe we need to get a gate on the stairs…

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Evie with the Grandparents

Its not the best quality photo (stupid cell phones), but I just thought this was a cute photo of Grandpa and Evie together. Here is Evie and Grandma doing laps around the living room/kitchen. They actually did this for a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

New Patio Furniture!

So we had a new deck put in a while ago, but we really didn’t have any patio furniture to go on it. What we had was a few odds and ends plastic chairs and a 2 person table with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

First Baseball Game

While the Grandparents are in town, we decided to go hit up a Mariners game.  The weather was great so the roof to Safeco was open and letting in some much needed sunlight.  The Otter did amazing for her first … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Pancakes are Wonderful.

The East Coast Grandparents have flown out for a visit and for some baby time.  It’s great having them around…and watching Grandma Kathleen and Evie play is quite a lot of fun. Their first morning, we cooked up a real … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Petapalooza 2012

One of our local towns puts on a pet fair every year called Petapalooza.  Every vendor of anything pet related you can imagine is there…plus petting zoos, dog shows, cat shows, horse shows, classes, tricks and more…and almost everyone there … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

No Hands!

We’ve been trying to teach Evie to eat straight out of the pouch sometimes (rather than always needing to use a spoon).  She actually enjoys it, and isn’t too bad at it, but being Captain Independent means she has to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Tossin’ the Baby

Evie LOVES to be thrown in the air.  It’s her most favorite game.  She utterly delights in it, gives the best giggles, laughs, etc.  She will come to you to be thrown around.  Toss her on a bed, toss her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Happy Mothers Day!

Its Mothers Day…so, Happy Mothers Day Moms! We invited our friends Chu, Lexi and Liam over for a big yummy breakfast, and then headed to the beach for some playtime.  Sadly, the Otter was in a pissy mood which made … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Giving Hugs

Evie’s had this cute little behavior for a while now…it consists of putting her face against whatever and semi hugging it and smiling.  We call it “giving hugs.”   Here is her giving a few to Zuri while playing outside with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Unattended babies will be given a…..bath?

Mommy put the Otter down on the floor in the kitchen while she was doing some cleanup.  She set her on her mat on the floor, gave her some toys…and turned her back.  Several seconds later she hears a splash, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Grandma Stopped By for a Baby Fix

Grandma Cheryl has been visiting her sister for the past month, helping her recover from a knee replacement.  She’s been pretty pent up and needing a grandkid fix in the worst way…so she swung by on her way home for a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Day of Sunshine and Purple Hats

The weather outside is utterly fantastic.  Its bright sunlight, upper 60s, light wind and tons of spring flowers are in bloom.  Just beautiful out. Took the Otter out into our front neighbors yard (ours needs mowed) for some pictures of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Happy Cinco de Mayo!  We got invited over to Rick and Tenille’s to enjoy some outstanding homemade Mexican food and to hang out with family and friends.  Was a wonderful day.  The food was AMAZING…homemade tamales wrapped in corn husks … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Flashing Ball

Aunt Lexi got us this flashing ball because Evie liked Liam’s so much. Its one of Evie’s more favorite toys…as not only is it a ball, great for throwing, but it also lights up.  (corrected) Here we are playing fetch with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment