Thanksgiving 2007 Franktown, Co

We no sooner arrived in Colorado and the very first morning......SNOW!
We no sooner arrived in Colorado and the very first morning......SNOW!
Looking out the backwindow....lots of snow.
Looking out the backwindow....lots of snow.


Thanksgiving hugs......Peter comes early to stuff the turkey. Kate is glad to have him do it.
Thanksgiving hugs......Peter comes early to stuff the turkey. Kate is glad to have him do it.
AH, we always make sure Kate is happy. Here she tries a new chocolate drink Leslie made. Yummy.
AH, we always make sure Kate is happy. Here she tries a new chocolate drink Leslie made. Yummy.
And there are always puzzles to keep us busy while we wait. Here are John, Lita, and Peter.
And there are always puzzles to keep us busy while we wait. Here are John, Lita, and Peter.
Jen, Leslie and Peter,,,,,more puzzle time.
Jen, Leslie and Peter,,,,,more puzzle time.
Seems Kate joins the puzzle solvers.
Seems Kate joins the puzzle solvers.
John and Lita
John and Lita
Caught you! Leslie.....munching. Yum.
Caught you! Leslie.....munching. Yum.
Jen looks like the proverbial cat that ate the canary!
Jen looks like the proverbial cat that ate the canary!
What?
What?
Hmmmm.....quiet time?
Hmmmm.....quiet time?
And Nap time evidently......leslie
And Nap time evidently......leslie
John and Lita......peeling potatoes. John's signature Thanksgiving dish.
John and Lita......peeling potatoes. John's signature Thanksgiving dish.
they both look so serious.
they both look so serious.
Table is waiting.........
Table is waiting.........
And here is the guest of honor.....no not Kate.
And here is the guest of honor.....no not Kate.
The Turkey!
The Turkey!
Everyone helps for Thanksgiving dinner.
Everyone helps for Thanksgiving dinner.
Looks like a major effort just to get Tom out of the oven.
Looks like a major effort just to get Tom out of the oven.
Ah, but Kate has done it!
Ah, but Kate has done it!
Now for the real work.......
Now for the real work.......
carving the turkey.
carving the turkey.
John and Lita
John and Lita
And here is a regular morning visitor just outside the back patio.
And here is a regular morning visitor just outside the back patio.
He's just lounges and soaks up the sun.
He's just lounges and soaks up the sun.
He must feel safe here.....everyone's haven........Kate's house, Franktown, Co.
He must feel safe here.....everyone's haven........Kate's house, Franktown, Co.