We have Christmas with Cate, Cat, & Renee...January 2003.
Patti is obviously defending herself against some terror!
Jeane is giving Cate erudite instructions on using her new walkie-talkies.
We celebrate Cate's January birthday in February (we're always late)!
Patti reads one of Cate's new birthday books to her.
Reading Cate's birthday book
After opening presents we head to Tyler Park to play. Cate is doing a much better job than Patti, who is hampered by a broken arm.
Cate finds a friend on the playground.
Cat and Cate
Patti and Cate take a turn on the seesaw.
Renee, very sensibly, watches the silliness.
Patti and Cate on the seesaw
Cate also received a new telescope for her birthday, which Cat and Cate are exploring.
Cate and her telescope
Patti and Cate
We watch Cate's soccer game in the spring.
Cate controls the ball!
We take Cate on a tour of Indiana, starting with ice cream at the Polly's Freeze.
Jeane and Cate being coy...
Patti and Cate being silly!
Patti being silly all by herself!
Next stop: Marengo Cave. We being by walking a short nature trail.
Patti and Cate in the bowels of Marengo Cave.
Ahhh...above ground again. We can take off our extra layers!
We celebrate Halloween at the Zoo with Cate, Cat, and Renee
Cate and Patti race on the inflatable obstacle course...
So far, Cate has the agility advantage...
Patti ends the race, badly beaten, but still in one piece, mostly.
Cate celebrates her victory over Patti.
Cate gets her face painted!
Cate gets a cat!
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