Sunday, January 15, 2012

Sunshine, Pigeons and Grandkids!

This week I've been chasing grandkids,
and they have been chasing pigeons.
I wonder if I had as much fun with my own kids...
We found a fun park nearby and spent
eighty-eight cents for a loaf of bread.
The kids love to hunt for treasures.
Usually they are feathers, but this day --
something really special!
I did not know Ben raised pigeons as a boy.
He easily caught a few to show the kids.
No animals were harmed
in this educational opportunity.
At the end of our visit,
I celebrated a 50-something birthday.
I think I got enough chocolate cake on this trip!

All Aboard!

My favorite train engineer made an appearance today.  He cheerfully let his brother join him in playing with the train set.  Honestly, liste...