Not SO convinced that birthday cakes and candles are a good idea ...
A visit from her Buescher grandparents
The first stop of the Summer trip: Rhode Island, where we saw Michael's brother Stephen and sister My-Angela, Stephen's wife Emilia, and their son Atlas, about a year and a half younger than Maple. Maple got to Splash! in the Atlantic
A Front-Porch conversation with Namma
Picking Blueberries with Uncle Bryan
At the beach with Vanya, another 3rd-generation FECH
The sand portrait!
Then off to Vermont!
Visiting Chris and Susan -- note the Raspberry Face on the little one.
Maple with another good-looking couple.
Atop Mount Mansfield, Vermont's highest peak.