For his 18th birthday, Anthony received his first car--a white Chevrolet 1985 truck.
On cousin Anthony's 18th birthday, everyone gathered at Redondo's El Indio restaurant, including Henry, to celebrate.
Henry holds Fritz's hand as they leave El Indio Restaurant.
Anthony was utterly surprised to see that his parents and grandpa had bought him a truck for his birthday.
Whitney, who finished her first year of college and is working this summer, celebrated her brother's 18th birthday.
It makes no difference if it's cold or hot, this gray wool hat goes almost everywhere Anthony goes.
Henry and Fritz play in their back yard in a bunch of their plastic cars, but this police car, though it is Fritz's, is a favorite of Henry's.
There's nothing like blowing bubbles in your diaper on a hot day.
This guy turned one year old on Sept. 28, 2005.
This is Henry after he had his first "boy" haircut.
It's so hard to cut a little boy's curls, but it is nearing time for Henry.
This is Tony and his youngest son Fritz.
One wondrous thing Costco sells is a big wooden train table. Henry and Fritz spend hours playing here.
Christy and her kids on Mother's Day 2006.
Redondo Beach's fire department, only a block from my house, has open house in May. My gang poses with the fire dog.
Whitney at sunset at her Uncle Joe's wedding.
My daughter Christy with her kids Whitney and Anthony at Uncle Joe's wedding.
Anthony thinks about the future with the mountains as a backdrop in Olympic Peninsula National Park.
Uncle Joe and Aunt Laura have a wonderful home, a great place to horse around for Whitney and Anthony.
This is a summer photo taken at home.
I go over to play with Henry on Monday afternoons and sometimes we play digital camera. I take the photos, show him on the preview screen and then he says, "Me."
Last year's Christmas horse is now doable for Henry.
Henry loves to play hide and seek and here he is revealing himself behind the dining room table.
Baby Fritz is the latest addition to the family. Born 2 1/2 months early, he is thriving now at nearly three months old.
Here is Fritz just a week old in the NICU with Grandma.
Henry shows he can sit up now.
Every baby has to have one nude photo to show in 18 years. Here is Henry's.
My youngest son, daughter-in-law and baby Henry.
Here is Henry beginning to pull up on his daddy's lap.
Isn't he a cutie?
Whitney and Anthony at Long Point.
Sometimes we take it for granted we live at the ocean. Whitney and Anthony at Long Point.
Each year grandma has a photo shoot with Whitney and Anthony. This is Whitney and Anthony at Long Point when Whit was 16 and Anthony 15.