Saturday, April 25, 2009

Some of our Grandkids.

At Sundance

Grandma with Andrew and Autumn.

Love those Mardi Gras Beads.

Why doesn't this thing go?

When the cat is away, the mice will play.

Grandpa and Zach prefer chess.

Around the pole they go.

How many can go at the same time?

Just girls.

Glamorous girls and Walker.

Walker runs to see picture.

Big boys and video games.

Three boys in the tub.

Three girls in the tub.

Getting ready for church-where are the others?

We got them all there.

Grandma trying to herd them.

Just one big clump of snow left.

Grandpa and kids feeding ducks and geese.

At the Wildlife Experience.

Squirrel Cole and his nut.

Squirrel Hannah and her tail.

Here come Cole!

And then Ashley.

Run, Hannah, run.!

Thursday, February 26, 2009

New Orleans-Mardi Gras

The streets of New Orleans

Beads after one parade.

Beads after two parades.
They decorate anything. The city is just beads and feathers.

A float at night.

Parade watchers on ladders.

A cemetery near the French Quarters.

The cemetery.

Another cemetery.

At River Walk in New Orleans.

Empty ladder before parade.

Watchers during the parade.

Lighting the way for the parade.

The bead throwers.

Bourbon Street early in morning after they wash in down.

Bourbon Street early in morning-getting ready for day.

Zulu float.

Lavar during the parade-at least he is awake.

"Throw it to me, Mister"

Bourbon Street in afternoon.

The fruits and nuts of Bourbon Street.

Menu for next family dinner.

Monday, September 22, 2008

Trip to MesoAmerica

Peggy, Susie and me at Mexico City Temple.

Mexicans demonstrating on main street.

In museum at Mexico City.

Pyramid of Sun at Teotihuacan.

Temple at Villerhermosa.

Outdoor museum with Olmec (possibly Jaredite) artifaacts that date back to 2000 B. C.

Olmec artifact.

Lavar feeding the codamandi (related to racoons)

Ruins at Palenque.

Beautiful ruins at Palenque.

Ruins at Palenque.

Ball Court at Palenque.

Going down the Usumacinta River- a candidate for the River Sidon.

Ruins of Yaxchilan.

Overlooking the ruins of Tikal.

Ruins at Tikal

Lavar feeding geese.

Lavar feeding macaws at Copan

Grand Plaza at Copan

Stella at Copan.

Tower at Copan

At Temple in Guatemala City

Temple similar to King Soloman Temple dating around 600 B.C. that Pennsylvania archeologists

Couple in Guatemala Store

Lake Atitlan-a candidate for Waters of Mormon