Monday, July 30, 2012


Big Star Lake = tubing (with Papa, with Grandma, with Dad, with Mom:)

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Saturday, July 28, 2012


Big Star Lake = lots of Sea-Doo rides 
(Lauren, with the use of some creative counting, went for 100 rides during our week there.)

Thursday, July 26, 2012


Perler bead flags...Lauren's efforts were somewhat hampered by a lack of red beads.  Dad saved the day by picking some up so we could complete the German flag.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Friday, July 20, 2012


Jumping off the diving board swimmie-free was just one of Lauren and Allie's swimming lessons accomplishments.

Thursday, July 19, 2012


While another group of friends were in the pool for their swimming lessons these three cruised around

Wednesday, July 18, 2012


Oh, the creativity of these two.  "Biggest birthday cards in the world" are their current specialty.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012


Back to school sales = lots of glue sticks, glue bottles, and tape
Our crafty girls require a lot of adhesives.  :)

Monday, July 16, 2012


Allie is a little "reader"...Sure, the words aren't always accurate, but everyone loves hearing her version of the texts.  Her current faves are Olivia and The Hello, Goodbye Window.

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Wednesday, July 11, 2012


Lauren and Allie love listening (and dancing) to the CD from VBS.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Monday, July 9, 2012


The girls had a blast painting the basement floor.  However, we only get to enjoy it for a day - carpet will be installed tomorrow.

Saturday, July 7, 2012

Thursday, July 5, 2012


Um...yeah, it's hot.  Really, really hot.  Just look at those red cheeks!

Wednesday, July 4, 2012


When it comes to area fireworks, you'd be hard pressed to find a better show than the one that takes place in Overisel.

Monday, July 2, 2012


The weather forecast is beastly hot, so we stocked up on some inside-friendly coloring books to entertain the kiddos.

Sunday, July 1, 2012


Moments like these are just another reason I love scrapbooking