June/July

Fremont Fair, Redmond Derby Days, birthday parties, Fourth of July, Whidbey Island weekend

Kenny doing the wheelbarrowDoing bubbles


The Stomp rocketAt the zoo


Tractor at the zooEric, on stage


Eric on stage, part IIPranev's birthday party


Kenny and Benji and Marina, on paradeJumping on a big pile of pillows


Riding Sue's pedal kayakOn the beach


Kenny knows how to enjoy an ice cream coneWacky cars at the Fremont Festival


Taking a load off in one of these very comfortable hanging chairsA lot of people with strange viewpoints converge at the Fremont Fair


These yummy looking treats are, believe it or not, actually for dogs!Representative of a nudist colony in Issaquah


Preparing for a Thai paradeKenny enjoying a free sample of applesauce. Some of the natural food companies were giving away tons of goodies.


The ScientologistsThis one was a shoe-in to win the wacky car contest...


Car covered with old floppy disksThis one was a hit with Kenny (note all the matchbox cars on it)


More fun cars


Kenny having fun on the bouncy toys


Picking strawberries in the front yardKenny playing with the big bubble wand, at the old Bellevue airport


Eating cookies with DaddyThe stomp-rocket


At Kelsey Creek ParkAt Annie's 1st birthday party


Annie has not yet realized that this cake is for demolishing. She eventually got fairly well smeared with frosting.


Standing in a tree stumpAt the Seafair Milk Carton Derby


Dipping toes in the water


Miss Seafair?


Kenny enjoying his pool on the deckAt the Woodland Zoo




Fourth of July at the Claytons


Kenny wasn't too happy with the fireworksThis ride-on toy, on the other hand, was the greatest


Redmond Derby Days Parade - the Falon Gong


Kenny got loads of candy and all kinds of goodies


I volunteered Eric as a stage assistant at the Redmond Derby Days juggling showPranev's birthday party


Kenny had a great time picking up candy from the piƱata


Kenny got a "nemo fish" ballon sculptureBiking the Green River Trail, in Tukwila. It's a pretty industrial area


A ton of time-worn tires form the riverbank here


At the end of our ride, we found a cherry tree. Most of them were too high up, but we managed to pick a few.Kenny and Benji and Marina, playing instuments


On our way to Whidbey Island with the Lucases - Kenny tries on my backpackOn the ferry


A little bit chilly in the windThrowing a football with Gregory


With Rachel and Angela


Found lots of jellyfish on the beach


Terry's boat


Kenny really enjoyed these popsicles


He enjoyed pillow fights even moreGoing out to fetch the crab pots


Piggy-back ride with Rachel


Enjoying crab for dinner


Jumping on the mattress with Rachel and AngelaWaking up at the Lucas home. This was his first time sleeping outside a crib


I got to ride Sue's pedal kayak. It's quite easy to go zoom around without much effort!


Sue and I pedal-kayaked for about an hourEnjoying another popscicle


Walking on the beach


Carving into the compressed sand cliff




Enjoying some popcorn back at the house