S: The Cook Kids
1: The Cook Kids | Evan Douglas December 10, 1983 | Bryan J March 15, 1976 | Rachael Kay November 2, 1985
2: Shasta was always taking care of something | Yeah, remember when she pulled me out of the lake by my life jacket? | And she was with me when I wandered away from Dad to the neighbor's garage. | Bucky
3: (Rachael comes later)
4: All 3 love being outdoors | That's why I backed out on the piano lessons--had to be outside | This was when I sucked the seed up my nose!
5: Sports are kind of a big deal
6: Mean ponies! | Tonto | Bud | My first fish. . . Hey, why is Evan older than me on this page? | Grandmom made my costume. | Sadie
7: Trigger | Fishing is boring. Hey, Bryan, Rachael's older than me on this page. . . That's just not gonna work! | Dorothy Montgomery took this picture.
8: 7th grade football | You covered up my XXL helmet. | Sam
9: Sarah | Supporting big brother | 2 Minutes till Midnight | Megan
10: FUN! | Yeah, this is fun for me!
11: FFA Banquet Senior year | Gant | Cisco | Shiloh
12: Anna High School May 2002 | Bandit | Duke
13: Van Alstyne HIgh School May 2004 | Sweet kitty! | Deanna
14: Dee and Evan--NOT Horn fans! | Texas Tech December 2008 | Texas Tech May 2007
15: Evan and Rachael are always one-upping me, and they've done it again--they went to bigger, more prestigious universities, and they graduated in worse economic times. | When Rachael signed with UT, she was all Longhorn. | A&M Tarleton August 2001 | UT Austin December 2008 | Snowboarding is way better than skiing! | Yeah, then why am I the only one standing?
17: Adventure | Passion | "'It's FRA-GEE-LAY--it must be Italian!'" A Christmas Story | 4500 miles, but I made it! That's me on the top row.
19: If something's worth doing, it's worth doing right.
20: Bicycle Sport Shop | Buddy | Built by hand--what a beauty!
21: Dooley | My brother set the bar pretty high--10 years of dating before engagement!
22: Photo Citations | Front and Back Cover. Bryan, Evan & Rachael. Photo by United Church Directories, Fall 1985. 1. Bryan. Photo by Lynda Rollins, Summer 1976. 4. Bryan soccer and baseball. Ernest Love Photography, Plano, TX. 1982. 5. Evan baseball. Michael's Photography, Denison, TX. Spring 1992. Rachael baseball. Michael's Photography, Denison, TX. Spring 1994. 7. Rachael"s fish. Photo by Dorothy Montgomery. Summer, 1996. 8. Bryan football. Josten's Photography, Aubrey, TX. Fall 1988. Evan football. Lifetouch Photography, Dallas, TX. Fall 1995. Rachael football. Lifetouch Photography, Dallas, TX. Fall 1997. 9. Garland FFA. J. Doss Photography, Garland, TX. Spring 1993. Collin County FFA. Parker Photos, Plano, TX. 1999. 12. South Garland High School graduation. PhotoTech, Garland, TX. May 27, 1995. 17. Texas 4000. Photo by Katrina Perry, Port Alcan, AK. August, 2007. 20. Bicycle. Photo by Rachael Cook, Austin, TX. Spring 2011. 21. Evan and Deanna wedding. Reprinted by permission from Brian Krause, Krauzian Image Wedding Photography, owner. Copyright 2011 by Brian Krause, Dallas, TX. 21. Dooley. Photo by Evan Cook. Spring 2012.