Friday, June 8, 2012

Camping!


We finally found a free weekend to go camping.  It is a A LOT of work, especially with kids. Mom - how did you do it all those years with 7 kids?!  But we had so much fun and are itching to do it again before it gets too hot and humid here.  Matt inherited a dutch oven from his great grandma.  Anybody have any favortie recipes?  My friend made a delicious peach and blueberry cobbler in it.  I want to start experimenting.

Our campsite overlooked the lake.  Matt jumped in before bed that night. :)

Madeline's favorite part was the giant marshamallows we got to toast

Helping Daddy get everything situated

Charlie was all about the Pirate Booty

Out sweet set up

We had a looong walk to and from our car - and bathrooms.  Madeline got to experience going in the woods. The first time went well.  the second time was a disaster! :) But I was proud she did it. She is all about being clean and neat.


5 comments:

  1. This looks so beautiful and so fun! These will be good memories for Madeline and Charlie. I have to admit "going" in the woods is difficult.

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  2. Camping is SO much work for parents! But it's so much fun too! That lake looks beautiful! Serene!

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  3. You are right - it looks like a lot of work, and I'm sure it was, but the kids will always remember it - good memories for them. Way to go, Weeds!

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  4. So Fun!! Chad and I were talking how it was a year ago this weekend you guys were here visiting. We need to get together soon!

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  5. You are making wonderful memories! How fun.

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