There was more Saturday morning soccer. . .
There were happy smiling babies. . .
Parker had a fall break from school and came to the Ponderosa to stay for a few days. They were busy days filled with all sorts of things such as. . .
Playing Parker's Restaurant, Parker's Pro Shop and Parker's Store. . .
Building stuff. . .
Collecting nuts for your fall break assignment. . .
or getting all your grandparents to help you finish your assignment.
Trying to get the squirrel to come down and eat some of the nuts.
( Safety rule: Always wear your safety glasses while cutting barrels in half.)
Harvesting the last of the garden and collecting bean seeds. . .
All this work just wears a boy out. He needs his rest so he can start over tomorrow. . .
Next day begins with a hike to Bunkum Cave. . .
There were fish to feed and tractors to ride. . .
There were more smiling babies who came to get Parker. . .
There was a trip to the corn maze. . .
There was some baby sitting with the Ponderosa Stink Bugs who are learning new things like eating with a spoon. . .
Rolling over. . .
And watching TV. . .