Primitive camping at Enchanted Rock-

Chris helping Vi pass a shallow body of water.
Vi and Chris seen through large boulders.
Running up the side of Enchanted Rock.
Back to the campsite to cook dinner!
Jam at Thai Fresh.
Starting a new dish during the cooking lessons class.
Ingredients for Pad Thai.

Thao Nguyen FOR AMERICAN-STATESMAN 05/11/10
Jack Engel, 4, swings on the swings next to his sister Ivy, 5 months old, on the playscape that his father Rick Engel had built in their backyard. Engel liked it so much he had one installed at his restaurant the Ski Shores Restaurant so that the customers’ kids could play on it in Austin, Texas. Pictured is the playscape at his home.

Thao Nguyen FOR AMERICAN-STATESMAN 05/11/10
Jack Engel, 4, climbs the monkey bars on the playscape that his father Rick Engel had built in their backyard. Engel liked it so much he had one installed at his restaurant the Ski Shores Restaurant so that the customers’ kids could play on it in Austin, Texas.

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Conan O’Brien came to the Austin Music Hall as part of The Legally Prohibited From Being Funny On Television Tour in Austin, Texas on May 14, 2010.

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Kwame Cavil, a former UT football player came back to UT 11 years after he was kicked off the team to complete his degree in Education in Austin, Texas on May 19, 2010. Cavil graduates on Friday, May 21, 2010.

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Dressed as the birds and the bees, Phillip Rogers, 31, and Marissa Garrison, 30, walk around the Sunset Valley Farmer’s Market to raise awareness about infertility in Austin, Texas on May 22, 2010.