S: Collin's Sumer Adventures with Aunt jacquie
BC: To my favorite boy in the whole world! I had such a good time when you came to visit. I hope you will come see me & your Uncle Dana & Hermes again soon! We love you! Aunt Jacquie
FC: Collin's Summer Adventures with Aunt Jacquie!
1: We started our summer adventure with a long drive back to Aunt Jacquie's house in Valdosta, GA. We went to all kinds of cool places and did a lot of fun things!
2: Collin got a new Cars helmet and bell for his bike. They went for a ride, but went too far and then it was just too hot! | Collin even had his own room (and bathroom) at Aunt Jacquie's house! He got new shoes with skulls on them that made him taller and all kinds of bubble stuff to play with. Collin made friends with Lainey, Maycee, and their brother Alex too!
3: Collin and Hermes were buddies. They liked to look outside and fish in the bathtub together. Hermes always wanted to be where Collin was. | Hermes | Collin and Hermes were buddies! They liked to look outside and go fishing in the bathtub together. Hermes always wanted to be where Collin was. She loves him!
4: Collin helped Aunt Jacquie make popsicles, cupcakes, mac-n-cheese, popcorn, jello, and a cake. He is the best cooker!
5: Collin got to see so many airplanes on Moody Air Force Base and by the library.
6: Swimming at the Moody Air Force Base pool!
7: Collin did other fun things in Valdosta, GA. He went shopping a lot at Target to get toys and other things. He played at the mall and went to the movies. Collin also drew pictures with 3-D chalk and went to Jumpin' Jacks!
8: On the Ferris Wheel! | Wild Adventures! | I even got to ride on a bee! | Trying to cool off! | Do I look like a lion cub? | Feeding a goat! | See how close the tiger is? | I'm driving the truck, can you see me?
9: A bird sat on my arm! | I rode a ride with Papa's name on it! | I'm a very good golfer! | Here's me driving a train! | Still trying to cool off! | I even got a few holes in one! | On the carousel!
10: Gardner Collin! He helped with Aunt Jacquie's plants and made sure the birdbath was always full of water. He is a great helper! | Collin also had fun playing in the spinklers.
11: Collin and Aunt Jacquie saw fireworks at Wild Adventures! | They also lit sparkers at home. Collin is the King of Lights!
12: Collin and Aunt Jacquie are on their way to CALIFORNIA!
13: Gardner Collin again! He was a great helper and made sure the plants were watered and fertilized with Grandma. | Collin got lots of toys in California. These are all his Zhu Zhu Pets! | Grandma and Papa Brad got him a really cool remote control Gorilla. | Papa Brad has a Porsche Boxter that Collin got to sit in.
14: This is Hermes before he came alive. | Collin picked out a beating heart and voice box so Hermes could meow. | Collin helped the lady at Build-a-Bear put stuffing in Hermes. | Now the lady and Collin are putting his beating heart, his meow, and his love heart inside. | The lady had to stitch Hermes up so he could be Collin's new kitty! | Brushing him... | Hermes | The lady had Collin hug Hermes to make sure he had enough stuffing in him. | Washing him...
15: Drying him...and he's ready to get dressed! | Collin picked out a G.I. Joe outfit for him like his Uncle Dana wears. | Collin put his underwear, pants, shirt, kitty tags, and beret on. | Collin was letting Hermes see how good he looked! | Here are Collin and Hermes ready to go! | Hermes is in his carrier and we are ready to take him back to Papa Brad's house. We all had so much fun!
16: Feeding the ducks! | Going down the slide! | Polliwog Park | Flying a kite with Uncle Rod! | Pushing Uncle Rod on the swing.
17: I'm on a boat!
18: Disneyland was so much fun! We even got to meet Mickey Mouse! Collin really liked "It's a Small World" and "Pirates of the Caribbean". The "Rocket Ride" was really fun too! We got to see so many fun things it would take up too much room to write it all.
20: Running to the ocean. | Still going... | Muscle Man 1! | Playing in the sand. | Running from the waves! | Buried alive! | Manhattan Beach,
21: Just playing... | The waves were spanking Collin's butt! | Dancing in the water! | Trying to scoop up the ocean. | Mahnattan Beach Pier | Muscle Man 2! | California!
22: Santa Monica Pier | Revving up my engine! | Cotton candy = a party in my tummy! | I'm flying! | What is this dolphin doing here? | Here I am!
23: Sea World San Diego, CA | We saw fun shows and went on cool rides at Sea World! Collin had a snake painted on his face and got to feed seals! He also climbed a really hard rope ladder. We had a great time there!
24: Collin picked out oysters for his Mommy and Aunt Jacquie. | The one for his Mommy had 3 pearls in it! The one for Aunt Jacquie had one big one! He's very lucky. | Collin looking at the boats. | Collin looking at the water and standing on a rock. | Redondo Beach Pier
25: Saying good-bye to Grandma, Papa Brad & California! | Making sure all his friends are ready to fly back to Aunt Jacquie's house in Georgia! He had Hermes, Barkticle, Bandit, Surf, and Glacier with him on the plane. | Don't forget to say good-bye to all the hairy trees in Georgia! | Putting gas in Aunt Jacquie's car so they can meet Daddy, Papa, Nana, & Bella at the hotel!