Monday, June 6, 2011

Grampa Came Too!

My parents' work schedules make it difficult for them to both visit at the same time. So my dad didn't get to come down until Saturday. He came on his motorcycle.

We took him to Abram's Creek. My mom brought the kids some cute lunch bags with their names on them. They don't want to go anywhere without them.

The damselflies are especially friendly at this spot.

Sweet sisters.

Guess what Larkin spent the whole time doing.

Yep. Catching things.

Giant bullfrog tadpole.

A bucket full of crawdads, minnows, water skaters, and who-knows-what-else.

A picture by Rohan:

More land art.

Unfortunately, my parents had to go back home yesterday. *Sniff*Sniff* It sure was a nice visit.


  1. Looks like a perfectly wonderful day. So much free play out in nature does a soul good!

  2. Abram's creek looks so perfect for soaking up a sunny summer day. I think the land art you guys created on your various trips there is so beautiful and so creative. It looked like a sweet time with your mom and dad.

  3. I am in awe of the land art--simply amazing!

  4. If you'll put other beautiful pictures like those, I will take the plane and come to visit you!! :) you are living in such an amazing paradise!
    have a beautiful week and enjoy nature

  5. that is the biggest tadpole I've ever seen!

  6. LOVE creeking! Love your little ones basking in the full glory of it!

  7. Wow! What fantastic photographs, Sarah! The damselflies are stunning!