2nd Half 2013

Ready to play Sophe in "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown"

Happy birthday, Dad!

Cassie was one of 36 girls chosen out of 8000 to participate in Discovery Girls magazine's first annual summit in Montara, CA. She will appear in the Aug/Sep 2014 issue.

12 years old!

Family birthday party
Birthday party breakfast

This year Cassie got the top bunk at Camp Anokijig -- truly a happy camper!


In front of her tent in the Rippling Ridge section

Hot tub fun with Michael and Matthew, who visited us in Saugatuck for a few days. Matthew said it was the best vacation in his whole entire life (3 years).
First day of 7th grade
Cassie's new friend Mary Claire from the Discovery Girls summit visited us in Saugatuck and we caught a nice sunset
Costume is finished! Behold: JUNK!
Cassie designed, Mom carved

Suave Dude: The Most Interesting Man in the World
(Pete participated in Groupon's Halloween costume contest)

Warm, wet Halloween -- ready to Trick-or-Treat

Cassie's model of the Ambassador Bridge for her independent extension project in science.


A cuddle with Uncle Stevie
Annual Cookie Day with Uncle Danny

Christmas morning.