S: Gigi & Grumps Vsit Us
FC: Denver | Gigi and Grumps visit us: October 1 - 15, 2008
1: Here I am: Cynthia Charlotte O'Brien, often called CC I was named Cynthia because that's my Mommy's mother's first name. Charlotte is my Daddy's mother's middle name, and also Daddy's great aunt's name. When I went on this trip I was 3 1/2 years old.
2: Here is my dog Mallie O'Brien bothering Mommy at her computer. | Here's my dog, Mallie. She is bothering Mommy who is trying to work on her computer.
3: Here is our house! Grumps is outside, Brendan is in the kitchen and Mallie is in the yard.
4: In October 2008 Gigi and Grumps came to visit, and that is what this book is about. Gigi and Grumps are Daddy's mother and father. Gigi's official name is Gisela Charlotte O'Brien, and Grumps' official name is Robert Patrick O'Brien
5: We did lots of things together. Gigi, Brendan and Mommy watched my dance class, and participated in my music class.
6: We went to playgrounds. (Look how high I'm swinging)!
7: We ate in restaurants | In this one we got balloons
8: FLAMIGOS | We went to the zoo where I saw......
9: MOUTAIN GOATS AND PARROTS
10: and I rode on the merry-go round.
11: Then we went on a ROAD TRIP to Taos, New Mexico,. The car was very full of people (how many?) and a dog.
12: We saw beautiful scenery along the way. This was a very high cliff. Look how tiny we look. Can you see us?
13: Our first stop was the Great Sand Dunes National Park.
14: It was like a gigantic beach without water. Look how tiny Mallie looks!
16: After long, long ride we arrived in Taos! The first thing we needed was FOOD. We found a very nice restaurant.Here are Brendan and Daddy and a grown-up drink called a margarita which Mommy and Gigi love!
17: This is the house we stayed in.
20: After exploring Taos, it was time to go home.
21: We were hungry. I liked the Halloween characters in the lobby of the restaurant we chose.
22: We ordered food and ate
23: and got back into our crowded car
24: And drove off into the night.
25: The trip was fun, but it 's always good to get home!