Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Exploring Whidbey

Our Missouri grandparents are visiting. We like to make sure our visitors are having a good time, so I've been letting my grandpa feed me bites of the snickerdoodle cookies my mom baked for him. I want him to be happy and obviously he's happy when he's giving me cookies. I'm just trying to be a good host.

On Sunday, Kat and I took our grandparents to Whidbey Island. We let our mom and dad come too. (I think the Bumpass Hounds' dad used to live there, but I'm not sure if any of the current hounds lived there or not.) We rode a ferry over to the island, but it was just a quick trip, so I don't have any photos of that.

Then we drove around the island. We stopped in Coupeville. The humans went inside and looked at a skeleton of a grey whale. Kat tried to chase birds.
We also saw this sign about no swimming and thought that was no fun!
We hung out on the boardwalk with Dad while Mom went inside to see the whale skeleton.
Before we left Coupeville, all the humans got some ice cream. My grandpa gave me the bottom of his waffle cone. Who am I to refuse? It makes him happy to do stuff like that.

Next post Kat will tell you about one of our other stops!


Biloxi and Siber-sibs said...

It's so furry nice of woo to make your grandpa happy.
Did your maw bring woo two a bone from da whale skeleton?

Husky kisses,

Amy and the Huskies said...

Aw that looks like lots of fun!! Thanks for sharing the pictures!

Ozzie the OZmonster & Zowie said...

You guys get to do the coolest things! I pretty much just get to go to the dog park and that's it! By the way, Kelly thinks it is very strange that all of your photos are on sunny days. She's conviced that you must not really live in Washington.


Stella said...

Hey Dr. Steve!

Its wonderful that you are willing to choke down cookies and ice cream just for your Grandpa's happiness. You are such a sweetheart!


NAK and The Residents of The Khottage Now With KhattleDog! said...

Woo are not only handsome
And intelligent
And athletikh

BUT WOO ARE NICE to your grandpeeps!

I know how much of a challenge it is fur woo to eat extra treats and such! Woo are SOOOO making a tremendous sakhrifice!


♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥ said...

It sounds like you have a great grandpa - cookies and ice cream - tht is par of their job.

Woos, the OP Pack

Moco said...

Whidbey Island is a nice place to visit. We are so happy that you are as thoughtful as you are in regards to your Grandpa.

Teddy Westlife said...

Dr Steve, you're doing a good job of keeping your Missouri grandpa happy. Oh, and my mum wants me to tell you that your mum makes the greatest snickerdoodles ever.

Huffle Mawson

Jack & Moo said...

Khool trip! Sounds like Grandpeeps are a lot of fun, we;ll have to look into getting some. NIce pictures!

Woos & a-roos,
Star & Jack a-roo

The Army of Four said...

Steve, you are an inCREDible host! I'll bet your grandpa really appreciated you helping him feel at home.
Play bows,

Princess Eva and Brice said...

A field trip, cookies and ice cream! That was an exciting day. We can't wait to see what Kat has to say.

Princess Eva

The Brat Pack said...

I think we need your grandpa to visit us so we can do nice things for him too.