S: Grandma & Grandpa Camp 2011
FC: Grandma & Grandpa Camp 2011
1: Ava and Luca arrive at Grandma and Grandpa Camp! We are all excited and ready for fun!
2: Right away Ava and Luca started helping around the house by watering thirsty flowers. Ava also helped with lots of laundry throughout the week.
3: Wood Lake | Where did you get those swimming trunks, Grandpa? | A quick drink of water from the pump before leaving | Let's eat!
4: What could be better than sitting in the shade enjoying a popsicle? | Ava came home with lots of clothes for kindergarten from Cowan's garage sale. We were just so glad no one bought Luca! | Windsocks by Ava
5: Ava's Fifth Birthday Party Egg Carrying Game | Brooke, Grace, Ava and Nick take turns carrying plastic eggs. Grandpa cheated! He taped his egg onto the spoon! Pin the Tail on the Donkey | Ava (left) and Grace try their best. After a little redirection, Nick found the right end and won!
6: Ava transfers as many marshmallows into a pail as she can in one minute. Mrs. Karlik times, and the girls wait for Nick to get ready. Chalk fun! | Happy Birthday to You!
7: Pinata Time! | Daddy Arrives--Birthday Party Day 2
8: Week two of Grandma and Grandpa Camp was sizzling! With temps in the 90's, we spent one day in our swimsuits and made beach pudding.
9: Luca loved playing with towels hanging on the clothes line. | Great-Grandma added a cat, bird, and bunny to the kids' artwork. | We all kept busy!
10: Buckshot | Animals Up Close and Personal
11: Thanks Cindy, Jay, Mariah, Hope & Jayden!
12: Westboro Town & Country Days | Ava and Luca knew what to do at a parade this year! Small town, few kids, lots of candy! What a combination! | We found shelter from the rain after the parade. The nose knows!
13: Luca said we are not to pick the "banana" cherries. Where's Abby? | Grandpa, this catsup tastes great! | Bee happy! | Great-Grandma's garden grows mustaches!
14: "This is my favorite playground." | Our daddy played on this slide.
15: Ice Age Days | Flying in a helicopter! | Merry-Go-Round Fun! | What a ride! | The Berry-Go-Round
16: Thankfully Aunt Dana was home to take Luca on the Tilt-A-Whirl. Then Grandpa got in on the action. It was the favorite ride--again and again and again! | New Friends | Ferris Wheel = More Fun! | Sunday Morning's Pancake Breakfast
17: The Parade--Before, During, After
18: Special Times | Glowing Glasses | Sleeping in | Great Grandma reading | Abby guarding Luca | Abby getting TLC
19: We love pizza and ice cream at Mann Made! | Dana and Ava finish another puzzle. | Time to meet Mom in Merrill. It's been great!