Saturday, August 11, 2012


Visitors came today.  Some were planned.  Some were not.
Of course I made bagels for everyone.
Ramsey is always welcome here.  He helped Papa Ben feed the koi.
It has become impossible for me to look at Felicity without seeing Aunt Maydae.
This is a totally adorable child!
We had a great time with Jonas and Rachel,
who are, in case you can't guess, attempting to get smiles for the pictures.
Trust me, Phoebe was smiling.
Ok, Sammie doesn't smile, and Boo is learning that.
Papa Ben knows how to make kids smile, both big and little.
Everyone loves the merry-go-round!

1965-1967 Pictures from Ben's Japanese Mission

Nineteen-year-old Ben received his mission call to the Northern Far East Mission in early 1965.  Included in the call were flight instruct...