S: Pleasant Home Farm North Dakota June 2011
BC: Our Summer Trip to the Farm June 23rd- 30th
FC: "I had rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world" -George Washington | "Pleasant Home Farm" North Dakota
1: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. | view from the attic | old horse drawn grader
2: Pleasant Home Farm Built in 1902 but registered on November 15th, 1916 My Grampy & Grammy Botz's Farm
4: just having fun!
5: Papa, Cade & Ian walking through the Evergreen Groves...Grammy Botz planted these trees
6: All things grow better with love.
8: A happy boy's life....Exploring, Sleeping & Smiling
9: Ian in the Evergreen Trees
10: Cade | Fishing and relaxing... | Love it at the Farm!
11: Cade enjoying the outdoors | "One day in the country is worth a month in the city"
12: Sittin' in the old, one-room school house at the Hawk Museum
13: "There's not a lot of things I'd like to ride... but, that tractor is one of them!" -Cade Allison
14: "Sometimes miracles fall from heaven... but most of the time, they're right at our feet"
15: Grammy's "Flower Room" My favorite room in the Farm House
16: Ian on the front porch... Cade making peanut butter cookies with grandma...
17: Ian caught by grandma in the fishing net...
18: ...Making our sign for the pole... sawing, sanding, painting and nailing... "Ouch...that was my finger!"
19: We don't know if were comin' or goin' ?
20: A family is pieced together with hope and faith. A family is quilted and bound with love and grace.
22: Picking rhubarb from the garden for our homemade rhubarb pie
24: At the Hawk Museum...
25: lots of buildings to explore... tons of trucks, tractors, trains, old cars, toys and everything antique
26: Old Church Building at the Hawk Museum
27: Inside Old School House Building... Ian's on another tractor?!
28: "Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts"
29: Beautiful Sights of the Farm... Barn, Old Dinner Bell, Texaco Gas Pump and a "fun to ride" Tractor!
30: Lots of hard work and tons of fishing...
32: Ian... Just Hangin' Out
34: Sitting on the front porch swing with my favorite boys!
35: "Pull over Papa! Let's get a picture here!"
36: Gorgeous Cottonwood Trees
37: "Won't take nothing but a memory from the house that built me" -Miranda Lambert
38: The Perfect Storm
41: Fireworks with Papa... | Our Last Night at the Farm...