Maia, Arielle, & Chelsea, Honolulu, May

Maia and Ari always enjoy a visit from their Auntie Chelsea

  Rob, Maia, Kimi, Ari, Joann & Todd Bristow, Honolulu, May

Rob's whole family, Hawaiian style

  Dick & Deb, Smith River, May

Dick & Deb modeling the latest fashion in rainwear

  Aidan & Mark, Albuquerque, July

Blond hair runs in the family.  The challenge is to keep it

  Dick & Aidan, Albuquerque, July

Aidan & Grandpa had a great time.

  Teri, Jeffrey, Mark, & Kelly Lind, Yellowstone, July

Everybody enjoyed a laid-back day in the park

  Chelsea & Brian, California, August

Chelsea finds that Huntington Beach has a special allure

  Deb & Kathee Souza, Vancouver, September

Girl Scout leaders never die, they just move to the mainland

  Deb, Kalaloch State Park, September

I’m guessing that even the Roadtrek enjoyed the view of the ocean

  Chad & his Aunt Deb, Bozeman, September

Yet another quilt put together with love.

  Deb, Redwood National Park, September

We had some great hikes on the coast, particularly in the redwoods

  Deb, Paige, Esther, & Dick, Annapolis, November

We all  had great fun with Esther in the park

  Emma, Susan, Dick, Paige, & Esther, Annapolis, November

Four generations of roses, and a thorn.

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