My blog is now two years old. Oh, and so am I.

Happy Birthday!

We had a great party where lots of friends came over to play and my grandparents all visited.

Grandparents

Grandparents

I couldn’t contain my excitement when I started to receive gifts.

Excitement

Balloon fun

Gear

New truck

Sand and water

Mommy made some delicious cake.

Candles

Elmo cake

I was prince for a day, even though I continued to wear the crown for a few more days.

Princely snack

I took my third (and final free) plane trip last month to Seattle and nearby national parks.

We hiked.

Opting against the 7-8 mile trails

And hiked.

More hiking

And hiked.

Having a good time

We saw snow.

Snow at 6000'

We saw mountains.

Will is excited for some more hiking

We saw the ocean.

Will at the Pacific Ocean

We saw lakes.

Lake Crescent

We saw waterfalls.

Marymere Falls

And we saw more waterfalls.

You guys are totally looking the wrong way

We saw trees.

Does anyone else see this?

And we saw bigger trees.

Tree huggers 2011

We saw tall buildings.

Will at the Space Needle

We saw fish.

Grandma shows Will the fish

It was the bestest vacation ever, or at least the best vacation since the last one.

with old friends… and my blog.

Swimming is fun.

Dripping

Wading

What’s so funny?

Giggling

My friend E. was nice enough to give me his old Maillot Jaune, which I have since proudly worn on many bike rides.

Kitty