BC: The End of The Line
FC: The Object of Ketcher's Wonder
1: There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million. For three year old Ketcher, that's a lot of trains.
2: CHRISTMAS 2009 - WHERE IT ALL BEGAN | Fizzilin' fireboxes! This was the season to be jolly, for Ketcher received many Thomas themed presents which included train tracks, bath toys, take-alongs and some very special die-casts passed down from his cousin Josh.
3: Josh and Ketcher being silly. | Unveiling his first LEGO Thomas Train set.
4: It became clear that Ketcher was bitten by the train bug. | CHOO CHOO!
5: Ketcher found great pleasure in watching his trains in motion.
6: As Ketcher's knowledge of the Thomas line expanded, so did his private collection.
8: Even the Easter Bunny showed his appreciation for Ketcher's fascination with engines.
9: Ketcher eagerly opening a new train.
10: Nap time didn't stop Ketcher from chugging along with his Sodor Island friends. Sometimes while asleep, he would call out Thomas's name. And we could always count on him humming the theme song shortly after waking up.
12: A DAY OUT WITH THOMAS
13: As a special gift from Grandpapa, the Brinkworth clan experienced the world of Thomas & Friends in Snoqualmie, WA.
14: Oma and an awestruck Ketcher waving to Thomas. | Ketcher fighting the urge to play with a model railroad.
15: Officially riding on board a train led by Thomas.
16: Ketcher embraced all the activities such as getting a train tattoo, taking pictures with Sir Topham Hatt, and playing with Thomas train sets.
17: But alas, a fun filled day had to come to an end, much to Ketcher's displeasure.
19: Fortunately, he was receptive to a newly purchased peace offering.
21: A TRAIN CONDUCTOR'S DUTY
22: TRICK OR TREAT | Ketcher received a number of compliments on his spiffy conductor jacket embellished by Nana-Belle! The black tie, black gloves, and hat completed the look.
23: TRICK OR TREAT TRICK OR TREAT TRICK OR TREAT TRICK OR TREAT | TRICK OR TREAT TRICK OR TREAT TRICK OR TREAT TRICK OR TREAT
24: Bath Time Fun!
25: Turning bath time into fun time was easy with Thomas, James, Molly, and Bulstrode. ..................... Ketcher tolerated the shampoo and rinse regimen as long as he could squirt, stack, and line up his trains.
26: Even though Mommy and Daddy may not chug, whistle, or puff steam from a funnel, we know that we have a special place in Ketcher's heart...next to Thomas of course!