Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Some variety around home lately....
|A huge yellow swallow tail Celene spent all afternoon trying to catch|
|Eli proud of his super sized trailer :)|
|Eli figured out how to use the mixer|
|Theo proud of his MESS|
|my little painter|
|Eli sporting a native inspired headband made by Celene|
The next few shots show the kids enjoying a 2nd degree black belt testing for one of their teachers.
|Hannah's high front kick|
|Miles doing a high round house kick|
|Celene is always so careful and perfect with her kicks|
|Their teacher Jeanette attempting to break 2 bricks with her hand|
|all busy making a huge train track|
|Hannah loves to catch and release all manner of caterpillars|
|Theo crashed on the dining room floor|
|celenes caterpillar and cocoon creation|
|great adventure when Shawn trapped 2 raccoons who have been stealing our sweet corn|
The beach is a great place to spend time with friends at the beach!
Here we are at Lake Michigan two separate times with friends.
|Celene and Hannah with Abby and Anna|
|Miles and Tolis carrying a heavy bucket of water|
|Burying Cole in the sand|
|Eli and Theo warming up in the hot sand|
Yes, Shawn and I got to take a 2 day vacation...just the two of us!
It was very nice. We enjoyed the time together and the quietness.
We were especially grateful that the kids were so happy and content to spend time with Grandma and Grandpa.
|Sturgeon Bay, WI|
|our room in the Inn|
|ship being repaired in the shipyards|
|view from our room|
|wooden boat festival|
|up the lighthouse steps|
|a good reminder in a restaurant|
And the kids had so much fun at Grandma and Grandpa's house!!
They sent us a few photos while we were gone.