S: MY SUMMER VACATION '09 - ROANOKE VA & CHELTENHAM MD
FC: RUBY THE MILL MOUNTAIN TIGRESSS ROANOKE VA | MY SUMMER VACATION | 2009 | I S I S J A N E E C H A V I S
1: MY SUMMER VACATION 2009 | ISIS-VICTORIA JANEE' CHAVIS
2: McDonald's - Charlotte, N.C. | Grandma you see that video game over there, well it's calling my name | My big cousin C.J. and me at our first stop | SUMMER '09
3: Hey, how do you work this thing? | I need some help, duh | Okay, P L E A S E help | I have the hang of this now | I think? | We have time for a little outdoor fun | Just chillin' | C. | C.J. a.k.a Mr too cool | M
4: Our arrival in papa's hometown beautiful Roanoke VA | S M I L E
5: We are staying at papa's cousin Marie's house | Cousin Marie
6: Sunny days are here again! | See, cousin Marie let me use her real digital camera | Say cheese | 8-4-2009
7: Um, let's see what's in my lunchbox | Marie's patio | Grandma and me
8: Papa with his niece Anderea and his great niece Anterea | This is MY papa | Papa's niece Anderea and his great great nephew Nasir stopped by | Baby Nasir is so cute! | Marie treated us to dinner at the Harbor Inn Seafood Restaurant I had shrimp, yum!
9: Grandma, take a picture of me like this | It's time for bed | I be workin' workin' it | Marie's basement apartment | S O S I L L Y | C U T I E
10: C.J. are you getting these funny pictures of grandma? | Grandma is the only one pooped around here | C.J. doing the moonwalk and his nightly push-ups
11: Waiting to go to breakfast | I had a waffle too | That's a big breakfast C.J. | Me and my grandma | CHOCOLATE | We're at the Pancake House | Y U M
12: Headed up Mill Mountain | Roanoke Virginia | Look papa, that monkey has a boo boo Oh, I didn't know those things were called hemorrhoids | Getting a lift from papa for a better look | S i l l y | I n t e r e s t i n g
13: Marie planned a fun day for us on Mill Mountain | Everybody follow me | Statue of Ruby the beautiful Mill Mountain tigress | Please be careful Isis | Wolverine
14: Mill Mountain Discovery Center | There are butterflies in there | Um, let me find something interesting | Those bees are on top of each other | I'm always making these guys laugh | S o u v e n i r s h o p | Let me just check this out | E E K !
15: Enjoying refreshments and one last look | The Mill Mountain Zoo is unique as it is located atop Mill Mountain which rises 400 feet. The main attraction is Ruby an Siberian tigress | MILL MOUNTAIN | PART OF THE SHENANDOAH VALLEY
16: Dinner at the Golden Corral | Our final stop on Mill Mountain The Roanoke Star an impressive 88.5 feet tall, it glows a patriotic red white and blue at night | We are facing the star, this area overlooks beautiful Roanoke VA | Being so silly and having fun with C.J. | Papa's brothers Ryland and Johnny met us for dinner | Cupcake face
17: Aww, so sweet my grandma and me | Bye-bye Marie thanks for the fun time | Im sooo silly | We're up early to hit the road again | Night night snacks, this is our last night in Roanoke
18: A QUICK STOP IN WAVERLY VIRGINIA TO VISIT MY LITTLE COUSIN ZURI UNCLE COREY AND AUNT YOLANDA
19: I JUST ADORE MY LITTLE COUSIN ZURI
20: WE SURPRISED GRANDMA'S BEST FRIEND BEVERLY WITH A VISIT | WOW! I THINK I MIGHT LIKE IT HERE | J U L I A | DAVID | IVOR VIRGINIA | RASHARD
21: IT'S BEEN A LONG BUSY DAY | BACK IN OUR ROOM AFTER DINNER AT THE GOLDEN CORRAL | KIRBY JR & JAMARR | I FOUND A DRESS FOR MY DOLLY | OUTDOORS FUN
22: PAPA PACKED UP... | ...SO WE CAN HIT THE ROAD AGAIN | HOPEWELL VIRGINIA BEST WESTERN INN
23: WAITING FOR THE ELEVATOR | ROAD TRIP
24: WE STOPPED IN PETERSBURG VA TO PICK UP DRE FROM AUNT TANYA'S HOUSE | WE STOPPED FOR BREAKFAST | WHAT THE.....? THIS IS NOT WHAT I ORDERED | AUNT TANYA | UNCLE COREY | ...I MISSED HIM OVER THE SUMMER | I'M HAPPY TO SEE DRE...
25: WHAT'S GOOD ON THE MENU DRE? | AWW, MY BIG COUSINS DRE AND C.J. ADORE ME | WE'RE ABOUT TO HIT THE ROAD AGAIN
26: OUR NEXT DESTINATION MARYLAND
27: OUR HOTEL WALDORF MARYLAND | HEADED NORTH | POTOMAC RIVER BRIDGE | TIME TO FRESHEN UP BEFORE OUR FAMILY'S FRIDAY NIGHT FISH FRY
28: MEET AND GREET | OUR ARRIVAL FOR OUR FRIDAY NIGHT FISH FRY | I'LL TALK TO YOU AFTER MY BEANS | CHELTENHAM MARYLAND
29: I'M ON THE MOVE | CATCH ME IF YOU CAN
30: CHELTENHAM MARYLAND FRIDAY NIGHT FISH FRY | YES THESE PEOPLE ARE MY | MY 3RD COUSIN JOHN AND HIS WIFE JOSEPHINE | MY COUSIN SAM HE WAS LOTS OF FUN | GRANDMA & HER FAVORITE COUSIN JOHN | MY COUSIN TRAVIS | GOOFING AROUND | MY 3RD COUSIN DAVID AND HIS WIFE DOROTHY | MY 3RD COUSIN DARLENE & HER HUSBAND TONY | MY 3RD COUSIN AARON | S M I L E S
31: LET'S SEE WHAT WE HAVE | MAY I HAVE THIS GRANDMA? | I JUST ADORE ANNOYING DRE | OKAY GRANDMA I'LL SETTLE DOWN | ARRIVING BACK TO OUR HOTEL IN WALDORF MARYLAND | BEDTIME
32: Headed downstairs for our hotel's complimentary breakfast | Relaxing on the patio of our hotel after breakfast | Back in our room, we have lots of time to spare before our family reunion picnic | We can make anything fun!
33: A good looking trio we're back at Aaron and Stephanie's home for our family reunion Saturday picnic | CHELTENHAM MARYLAND
34: I'm on the move again | I instantly liked this guy my 3rd cousin Joe | Meet and Greet | Time to eat! | Saturday's | Some good eats
35: My cousin Nya and our other cousins really loved the bounce and play
36: YES, MORE OF MY | CHELTENHAM MARYLAND | MY GREAT GREAT AUNT ESTHER | MY 3RD COUSIN BUBBA AND HIS WIFE PEACHES | MY 3RD COUSINS THE CRENSHAWS JOE DAVID DELORIS JOHN MIKE AARON | COUSINS | THE 2 KENS MANUEL YOLANDA | HARLEM SHUFFLE | TRINA | C O U S I N J O E & M E | STEPHANIE | BETTY MARGIE AND BUBBA
37: HEY WAIT FOR ME GUYS | SAYING OUR GOOD-BYES | MY GREAT GREAT AUNT SUSIE | HEY, LET'S GO! | ARE YOU HOT C.J.?
38: Soaking up the sun! | Headed to the hotel pool for a quick swim
39: Our last night in the Residence Inn | Headed back south to GA over the Potomac River Bridge | We stopped in Richmond, VA to drop C.J. off | We'll miss you C.J.
40: We made a quick stop in Petersburg, VA to pick up a package for Dre | Rest stop in Dunn N.C. we'll be back in GA in a few more hours | Grandma and I found a cool spot under a tree
41: OUR VACATION ITENIERARY
43: Thinking of you is like the Spring, You bring love and joy to everything.