Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Lake Powell- Part Two

Again, in no particular order :)
This is mostly because the week is a blur- so much relaxing, who can tell when what was what?!?!

The women, taking the plunge!
Emma, Dena, Nannette, Jenna, Sarah, Susan
Nice jump Emma!
Oh this poncho towel.... 
Building castles
 Swimmin with Aunt Sarah!
 Never too many poncho towel pictures....
 Grandpa & Brook
 Such cuties!!!
 Out for a tour of the lake
 She looks pretty exhausted :)


 Kayaking with Wendy, Jenna's mom
 Missing Ben... :(
 Awkward sister pictures taken by Brook
 The final castle turned out awesome!!
 My crowning achievement: Wake Surfing
Boy, is it fun!!!!
Thank you Morgans for having us!!! We had such a wonderful time!!!

Monday, July 30, 2012

Lake Powell- Part One

These pics are in no particular order :)

Climbing a tall rock with Mom & Sarah
Raining....
These are the views from our first day there. It is absolutely gorgeous!
A little banagrams up top
Sleeping on the long drive there :) Yes Ellie is asleep....
Cute little swimmy girls
They LOVED the motor boat!
We got them swimming barbies for being such good travelers
Oh for this to be the view from my dinner table always...
My favorite dessert of all time:
Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Rice Krispie Treats
Never make them... you'll crave them.
Sarah on top!
Waiting before dawn to get on the road to Lake Powell!
Doing a little gardening to pass the time
Everybody needs a little Dora time
Me and my girls... what a fun place!

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Lagoon- Part Two

Aren't they too young to be driving!?!?
Bubble gum ice cream!
Carousel with Grandma
Bumper cars!!!
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Best Tilt A Whirl Ride. Ever.
Brook & Grandpa on the Ferris Wheel
Poor Ellie's smashed face! She was such a trooper!
By far the favorite ride- the girls rode it about 12 times (8 consecutively)!!
A shout out to Uncle Sam!! 
Thanks Grandpa & Grandma! We had so much fun!!!
The Drive Home :)

Lagoon- Part One

Sunday afternoon we parted ways with the Smith cousins and headed to Ogden. We had an AMAZING (as always) BBQ at Larry and Kris' house with the Anderson's. 

Great food, great company. 

The girls had a blast playing tag and hide and seek with Grandpa, Grandma, and Aunt Emma. Then we hit the hay to rest up for Lagoon!!!

Monday was Dad and Mom's 30th anniversary!! They celebrated by taking me and the girls and Emma to Lagoon. Saints. That's all I have to say. Anyways it was awesome!! I'll let the pictures explain.
I found this to be a VERY appropriate ride for the girls...

Poor Ellie got confused at the restroom and ran outside and smashed her little nose & forehead and got really bad skinned knees- she was so brave though!!