1st Half 2013

One of the photos Cassie sent to Discovery Girls magazine when she applied to be part of their first annual summit.

Ready for the Valentine's Day dance

Getting ready for the ice show

All ready for one of two ice show numbers, with Sophie

Cassie as Cornelius in a scene from "Hello Dolly!" for Speech, Drama, Debate class

Yes, in our family we celebrate pi Day, 3/14, including special jewelry.


We made it to the top of Mount Baldhead (282 steps!) in Saugatuck, MI

What has Michael, Cassie, and Matthew so engaged? What else? iPad!
Cassie's leg gets a hug after watching Marlee's swimming lesson.
Early Spring stoll along Lake Michigan
Dad takes a selfie with Cassie
Piano recital -- the last with Miss Kristin, who moved away.

Having fun in Grandma's lobby

Silly cousins.


7th grader -- after the last day of 6th grade

Family visit to Saugatuck led to much fun in the hot tub