Monday, August 22, 2016

July roundup

We had a great time playing softball with friends!

Batter up!

Thatta' way!
Dad played too!

Having fun on the playset

Lining up for the second game
The spectators
Mrs. Spix :)
We then played Ultimate Frisbee!

Did she catch it?

We had a time of fellowship back at the Alessios' house

On to Grandma and Grandpa M.'s!

Trying out Grandpa's new crossbow

We hosted an OCMS get together/picnic at our house!

Skyping with Grace

The dinner table
We had a water balloon toss!

Waiting for the last team to break their balloon
"Two straight lines, please!" ;)
Playing "Wanna buy a duck?" :D

It was a busy but fun July!

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Happy Birthday, Caleb!

Today is Caleb's 18th birthday!

                        Enjoys fixing machines
               Is a LOT like Dad
                                  Got his driver's permit today!
                                            Hoping to go into diesel mechanics
       Trusty helper
      Engine lover
                                    Never shy of talking to people

Thursday, August 11, 2016

OCMS String Camp 2016 - At home

Meanwhile, back at the ranch...

Julia and Helena - best friends!
Buk, Jonathan and me
6 on a couch

The guys' room
We stored the instruments in the homeschool room
Buk and Helena
Getting ready for dinner...
A full table! We had 25 people staying here during string camp!
Peter kept us entertained speaking like Donald Duck :D
Intense games of foosball were played ;)
Dr. Beckman drove the Bobcat
Noah, Nathan and Peter had a lot of fun on the quad ;)
I took Emma on a go kart ride
Exhausted after a long week - but with many fun memories!
We had a wonderful time with all who were here!