Monday, July 27, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/27/15

~ Seeing the Hudson River just outside of North Creek, NY.
~ Cooling off after I got overheated with cherry ice cream, lemonade, delicious homemade iced tea, and my wonderful window fan.
~ Making Lil' G's day with a leopard/jaguar print hair-tie.
~ Bacon and eggs for a mid-morning snack ;~)
~ Singing my heart out with some hymns!

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/26/15

~ Listening to the choir sing!

~ Watching the sunset and gorgeous clouds over Lake Abanakee!

~ Spotting 4 loons!

~ Seeing the mountains through the fog!

~ Beautiful heat-lightning.....God's fireworks! Twas a beautiful coral color!

Beautiful Blessings - 7/25/15

~ Spotting the pretty painted turtles in the pond at the Wild Center in Tupper Lake!

~ Seeing the beautiful colors mottled along the trails.

~ Stopping for ice cream at Stewart's! I had "Crazy Coconut"!

~ MOUNTAINS!! :~D Ah how I love the mountains!!!! <3 

~ Family to have adventures with <3

Now for some bonus pictures!

This is a great quote!

The ceiling in the Wild Center is soooooo beautiful!

Yes, I went up there. And yes I went all the way to the top of the bird's nest! I also did the suspension bridges, but I refused to do the spider web. lol!

The membership sticker matched my outfit! lol!! No, I didnt plan that ;~)

Friday, July 24, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/24/15

~ Seeing how big my T-bug/little buddy is getting!

~Rockin the shades with my homie.

~ The beautiful night sky! The moon, and stars are out now! :~D
~ Getting a needed unexpected nap today...thanks Mommy!
~ A cup of tea by the campfire.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/23/15

~ Seeing the magazine rack/side table repurposed.

~ Curling up with Lil' G when we woke up this morning as we were freezing!
~ Encouraging T-bug to go in the water up to her waist.
~ Picking fresh blueberries and raspberries....mmmmm! So delicious!!
~ Seeing our first couple loons on Lake Abanakee.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/22/15

~ Teaching T-bug Go-Fish, renaming it Snickerdoodle, and having a blast giggling!

~ Actually getting all the way wet today in the water, and swimming a smidge!
~ Teaching T-Tot how to swim!
~ Giggling over goofy faces with L-Jo!
~ Seeing a beautful hill painted with tiny purple flowers!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/21/15

(The sunset!)

(The moon...cant see it very well but it is quite pretty!)

~ Hearing the first loon(s) on Lake Abanakee while we were by our campfire last night.
~ Going to the beach for the first time this trip.
~ Picking fresh blueberries! I can never decided if sun-warmed blueberries or shade-cooled blueberries taste best....I shall have to keep testing them ;~)
~ Delicious pickled things from home! Pickled eggs, pickled beets, pickled radishes, and sauerkraut!
~ Watching chipmunks scurry around and chase each other.

Monday, July 20, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/20/15

~ Going to the library in hopes of finding a good book or three!
~ Playing Wig Out, Go Fish, Bug Bingo, and Memory games this morning.
~ Having the last half of Dad's famous delicious pancakes! (I got up too late to have a full pancake lol!!!)
~ Getting a needed nap!
~ Looking forward to having a campfire when we get home from the library!

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Beautiful Blessings - 7/19/15

~ Watching the girls do "chores" in their Sunday best.

~ Finding new uses for game chips. ;~)

~ Spending a quiet evening by the river.

~ Finding psychedelic patterns in the water.

~ Being caught having fun! I was able to read two books I've been dying to read! "As Chimney Sweepers Come To Dust" by Alan Bradley & "The Princess Spy" by Melanie Dickerson.