Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Wordful Wednesday ~ Family Camp 2010

Laundry ~ done! Clothes are put away, the trailer is clean, annnnnnd, I even had a spare moment to go through some photos to post. Woohoo!
Brace yourself, I took a LOT of photos. These were the few {ahem, 17} that made the cut for you fine folks ;)

The girls were so excited over this monster that Jeremy caught. Um yeah. There was a lot of fishing that took place last week. Did I tell ya, or did I tell ya? ;)



Mom served ribs while we were there.
Makenna kinda likes them.

Can you tell?

These little guys were everywhere. They look real cute and sweet . . . until one climbs up on a table, chews through the screen of your trailer, and hauls off with your dinner.

Kam LOVED camping. She is my outdoor girl.

Once our reunion started the kids were kept busy with crafts and games. I love that my aunts are so talented and crafty. They spend months preparing for our reunion, and make it so much fun for the little ones.

It's just not summer without otter pops ;)

Can you tell which color Kenners chose?

My Aunt Pat was the popsicle distributor.
I tell ya, that one was as big as Kam!

Jaymes ~ the Washers champ ;)

Look at that face!Mona could not get enough of the dirt. She literally plopped down in it and rubbed it all over her arms, legs, and face. If Kam had done that, I'd have had a panic attack. Annie was pretty laid back about it. More power to ya, sister!

Mona and Kam reunited. Oh how Kam loves her cousin. She would squeal with delight every. time. Mona came near.

Of course there was marshmallow roasting. And S'mores eating.

And now, the view of the lake from our camp site . . .

We witnessed some of the most gorgeous sunsets. And you know I had to get some shots.

Wanna see?

Wait for it . . .

Wait for it . . .

Oh geez, is anyone still reading at this point???

Oh it was gorgeous. Dirty. Dusty. But, gorgeous!

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18 comments :

Kelli said...

LIZ!!! I can't even tell you how breathtaking those pictures of your view are...oh wow. I love all of the pictures, especially with the ribs and the dirt! It looks like you all had a great time and that is very sweet of your aunts to have crafts all ready for the kids. Thanks for sharing.

Kelli @ RTSM said...

Those last few pictures are gorgeous for sure! I don't think I've ever seen a mountain so pretty! It looks like everyone had a ton of fun....the rib picture is hilarious! And the girls camper shirts are adorable:) Is that a squirrel or a chipmunk? I know for a fact that squirrels are evil...we had some attach our tent when we went camping one year!

~~Mel~~ said...

Of course I'm still reading and I'm glad I am otherwise I'd miss out on those gorgeous last few pics! Looks like you all had a ton of fun!

Ruth said...

Those photos are gorgeous!! The sunsets are stunning. I can't begin to tell you how much I love those photos. We don't have anything in Indiana half as beautiful. Looks like a great camping trip. The fish is huge, hubby would be jealous of that catch!

Home-Mom said...

great pics, makes me forget all about the bugs and want to go camping.
happy ww
new follower.

Connie W said...

Wow. I hate to say this...but your post makes me want to go camping!!

Love the pictures!

Mom of Many said...

Those pictures are amazing. HUGE fish, adorable girls, and beautiful scenes of God's handiwork! Thank you for stopping over at my place and for leaving pregnancy well wishes. Happy WW!

Rhonda said...

Wow, what a gorgeous setting! Your girls are darling. It sounds like you all had a great time. I'm sure your probably still trying to get caught up at home. Thanks for sharing!

MomBrose said...

Beautiful! I love those sunset pictures!! :)
I loved seeing some of your own shirt creations on the girls! Even cuter on! :D
Looks like a fantastic trip!

Busy Bee Suz said...

Oh, these photos just scream: FUN!!!
I still love otter pops too...and um, dirt on the face....people pay good money for that at spas. :)

mommy2luke2008 said...

I love these photos!! That fish is huge, those ribs look so yummy and I'm loving the pig tails!!!

Jenny said...

That really sounds and looks like a great family trip! Awesome pictures, especially the sunsets!

He & Me + 3 said...

Wow those last pictures were definitely worth the wait. I loved this post. That was some fish that Jeremy caught. Wowzer. I cannot get past Mona rubbing dirt every where. Um...just a little gross for this germaphobe. Dirty...but super cute she was.

Candace said...

Your photos are amazing! I was enjoying your family reunion and seeing the kids have so much fun....love me some otter pops!...and then I got to last few photographs. wowza! Absolutely breathtaking! Candace

Miller Racing Family said...

Happy Wednesday!
Now that looks like a camping trip I would want to go on. Each picture was perfect. I would pick a favorite and then I would scroll down and the favorite photo would change. So thanks for sharing all of them.
The sunset photos were amazing. Those should be on a postcard.
Thanks for linking up this week and I hope you have a fabulous day!

jennykate77 said...

Gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous pics!!! Those mountains are breath-taking, especially at sunset! You're girls are absolutely adorable! I LOVE family reunions! My family usually hosts our BIG family reunion every 2 years. My mom and I have sort of taken the reigns, so to speak, the last few reunions and it has been so much fun planning for them. We have another one coming up next July and we're already making preparations. Can't wait!

Thanks for sharing your pics!♥

shortmama said...

Looks like a great time!

Love Being a Nonny said...

Family Camp sounds like so much fun! We had Cousins Camp a few weeks ago! Love my family!

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