May, '20

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Wesley recreates an iconic picture of their older sibling.  (5/1/20)

Wesley starts a million railroad auctions in Raccoon Tycoon, and their dad ends up with a lot of railroads.  (5/2/20)

Breakfast for dinner, and Raccoon Tycoon for hours.  (5/2&3/20)

A pirate and a dog set off on a journey.  (5/4/20)

But the real treasure was the adorable dog and the friendly pats he received along the way.  (5/4/20)

Five dogs, five candles on their shared birthday cake.  (5/5/20)

Peanut butter, applesauce, and molasses cake with cream cheese/peanut butter frosting.  The dogs are thrilled.  (5/5/20)

Keeping busy with schoolwork and music.  (5/5/20)

Wesley wanted to have a Jedi battle.  (5/7/20)

Their tactics seemed to involve a lot of running away to hide among the trees.  (5/7/20)

"Sith don't climb trees."  (5/7/20)

The weeds in the rose garden turned out to be Sith droids.  Fortunately, we had a Jedi who was very skilled at disabling them.  (5/7/20)

As the sun sets, the light saber battle rages on.  (5/7/20)

The kids discover they can escape their bedtime by writing fiction that interests me.  While Elaine works on a short story about a cat flying to the moon, Wesley begins an epic mash-up of Lost In Space and Sonic the Hedgehog.  (5/7/20)

The morning Zoom meeting and breakfast.  (5/8/20)

Mother's Day treats.  (5/10/20)

A Mother's Day toast.  (5/10/20)

The masked biker:  getting some exercise while keeping a safe distance.  (5/11/20)

Going for a walk and stopping to pick flowers along the way.  (5/20/20)

Wishes and bouquets.  (5/20/20)

Bouquets and bouquets.  (5/20/20)

Birthday countdowns and grumpy cats.  (5/21&19/20)

Peacefully asleep.  (5/22/20)

Dance of the vacuuming tiger and the barking  dog.  (5/23/20)

Decorating a cellular peptide cake with mint frosting.  (5/23/20)

Celebrating "This Dog For Hire" winning an Ursa Major Award!  (5/23/20)

Taking turns digging a hole.  (5/26/20)

Fetch with Fred and George.  (5/26/20)

Watering the new lilac for Grand Janet in memory of her brother Kenny.  (5/26/20)

Elaine helps Fred write a list of his complaints.  (5/26/20)

A less crowded place for walks.  (5/26/20)

Reading to Sonic the koala while Trudy sleeps nearby.  (5/28/20)

Celebrating Leo Literary Award wins for Nexus Nine and "Ecto-Cafe."  We watched O Heavenly Dog, because like "Ecto-Cafe," it involved dogs and ghosts.  (5/30/20)

Making delicious berry smoothies for everyone.  (5/31/20)

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