6/30/2014

6/29/2014

180/365

Fun afternoon on the high seas with these pirates.

6/28/2014

179/365

The Milky Way over the Pacific Ocean.

6/27/2014

178/365

A good friend brought his boards to the beach 
today so the girls could  to learn to surf.



6/26/2014

177/365

MD and Elsie on stage learning a hula dance.

6/25/2014

176/365


Haven't needed it yet but it is a good thing
 her mom sent her with an insurance card.

6/24/2014

175/365


Most kids go to grandma's house and bake cookies, here we make bacon.

6/23/2014

174/365


This little mermaid has everything she needs to swim in the pool.

6/22/2014

173/365


The girls liked this photo because they 
said it would be their mom's favorite.

6/21/2014

172/365


We are still on Iowa time
so we went to the east side to see sunrise. 




6/20/2014

171/365

Elsie has been here two nights saying she was out 
of pajamas and this is all she could find to sleep in.

6/19/2014

170/365

One of Zola's highlights so far was 
watching the Coast Guard rescue manuevers 

6/18/2014

169/365


I am taking the girls to Hawaii for a couple of weeks and 
Melanie and Mitch are going for a long weekend to Toronto for a fun weekend.  
I am sad to think she must have learned her fashion sense from me. 
Leslie want to try calling Stacy London?

6/17/2014

168/365

The girls and I are heading to the tropics tomorrow so 
no photos were taken today.  I hope we get to go to a 
hulashow so they can see the fire dancers.

6/16/2014

167/365



I was trying to get a photo of a yellow finch on the hummingbird feeder.  
The finch left but I kept stalking, no more birds so took this leaf with raindrops.

6/15/2014

166/365

I inherited my love of photography from my Dad.  
He always took photos of odd things along with the family photos.  
On this Father's Day I think he would like this.


6/14/2014

165/365

 My first successful bezel, not perfect but it is a start.


6/13/2014

164/365

There are 4 feeding stations and they want to use the same one.

6/12/2014

163/365

I went to the country to take sunset photos and ended up with this.


6/11/2014

162/365

Practicing their routine for their dance camp show.


6/10/2014

161/365


I had a very nice couple of days when 
these six kids and their mom's came to visit. 

6/09/2014

160/365


They just can't stay out of puddles.

6/08/2014

159/365


Griffin came to visit and he has us all fighting to hold him, such a happy baby.

6/07/2014

158/365

Free concert downtown with one of my favorite bands.


6/06/2014

157/365

another sea glass gem you can find on etsy at the store picsandstones



6/05/2014

156/365

One of my favorite walls in the Iowa house.  The old family tree 
and growing board with my kids height measurements from birth to adulthood.  
The panorama photo is where we stay in California for our family reunions.

6/04/2014

155/365

Another night of gymnastics for the girls 
so we got to catch up on our friends from May 14 .
 I wish I could tell females from males.


6/03/2014

154/365

The Iowa City West High tennis team after winning
the state tournament for the third year in a row.

6/02/2014

6/01/2014

152/365


Melanie knows me well.  
A special package from Kansas City.