Life with Leo

September 30, 2009

A Swinging Time

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Finn, Leo and Donncha try out the new swing set.  Thank you Vera and Nigel!



September 25, 2009

Apple Picking, Long Hill Farm in West Newbury

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The kids running after the pickup truck — I don’t know why.


Melissa and baby Henry


See how far they walked???


Malia and Lucette

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Leo and Kristen (thanks Lucette!)

September 22, 2009

Old Planes

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I sprung Leo from kindergarten early so we could go visit a B-24 and a B-17 at the Beverly Airport.  Here are some photos of the visit.  They are part of the Collings Foundation tour.  I don’t want to know any more about them, but the planes were cool.  I liked seeing some of the 4000 feet of wire strung around pulleys to keep things moving in the right direction.

The B-24 "Witchcraft" (not the original "Witchcraft", actually)

The B-24 "Witchcraft" (not the original "Witchcraft", actually)


Leo in the bomb bay — skinny people only allowed on these planes!


Big tail-thingies and a machine gun


Leo at the machine gun.


Self portrait in the spinner of the B-24.  You can see the B-17 on the side.  You can also have a coffee table made from one of these.

September 9, 2009

Leo turns six!

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Leo turned six on Labor Day — here are some photos of the fun day.

Leo, Silky Bear and Finn

Leo, Silky Bear and Finn — Finn gave Leo a customized, hand-painted ladder

King Leo

King Leo!  This was his idea for his party’s theme.





September 1, 2009

That Same Old Light

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Well, actually, now it’s fall instead of spring, and it’s three and a half years later, but the light was almost identical.  Thanks, house — you’ve been great to us!

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