Archive for February, 2008

Gromper time in Portland

One of our Christmas presents to Jason and Kristina was a promissory note for babysitting some weekend so they could have an adult night on the town. Last Friday, February 15th, Jon (known by the grandkids as Gromper) and I arrived about 3:30 so Jason and Kristina could stretch the night out. The [...]

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Sophie’s Afternoons

I get behind on posts. Making time to do things with the grandkids seems more important and sometimes I forget to take any pictures when we’re having fun. Sophie no longer has a regular time in my schedule, but some days Becky comes straight home from work to have an afternoon with Lillie [...]

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Indoor park with Noah & Julia

February 12th I met Kristina, Julia, and Noah at the Cedar Hills Community Center open gym. Kristina got me oriented before she said good-bye to the twins and left for a busy schedule of errands and appointments. The gym is well stocked with preschool play equipment and makes a wonderful indoor park. Noah [...]

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Gymnastics with Lillie

Lillie and I have been going to a Friday morning “gymnastics” class since the first of the year. Every child has a parent or grandparent with her to be the individual “coach”, but since most of the kids were close to 16-months old when we started the class, skill levels were pretty basic. [...]

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Children’s Museum with Noah & Julia

I didn’t go to Portland yesterday because I had a cold and the Portland crew is finally all well, but last week Noah, Julia, and I had a good time at the Children’s Museum. Jason and Kristina have a family pass so it gets visited frequently in bad weather (of which we’ve had lots [...]

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