The Lake

Monday evening after our very fun trip to the splash pad, we hit the lake with Jason’s brother and his wife! We went down after it cooled off a bit. This was the first time Kendall had been there and the first time that Connor was even interested in swimming in the lake. For me, this is GROSS!! I can’t stand to swim in water for which I cannot see the bottom! It is just not right! But the kids loved it. Especially Kristen! That girl will swim in anything, I think!!!

Kendall wasn’t too sure about walking down to the water at first! She was so concerned about getting wet!! 🙂

105_6177 105_6176

Once she actually got to the water, she was all about getting DIRTY! She had the best time throwing sand at Daddy and at Rosie! Daddy buried her feet in the sand which she didn’t like very much!

105_6179105_6184      105_6185 105_6190105_6191105_6181 105_6187 105_6188   

She decided to be brave and wander out into the water (with Daddy right by her you just can’t see him in the picture)! Not knowing that the bottom of the lake is very lumpy, she lost her balance and down she went!

  105_6196

She did not want to get close to the water after that! Can’t say that I blame her!

105_6197

Connor did very well. He started off slow but eventually ended up in the water about thigh deep playing with some of the other boys that were there. He was SOOOOO proud of himself for getting in!!!

 105_6189105_6178105_6182105_6194

Kristen is a little fish and would live at the lake or any other body of water if we would let her! I kept trying to get some good pictures of her but she was too far away from me! She swam the WHOLE time we were there!

105_6195 105_6198   

This is definitely a trip we will have to make more often!

Only if someone can tell the flies that the lake is not a cool place to hang out!!!

Advertisements
This entry was posted in the lake. Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to The Lake

  1. Mighty M says:

    Oh fun! It is too bad Kendall fell in, think a very similar thing happened to Hannah too!

  2. Lindsay says:

    oo looks so beautiful! Hopefully the more times you go the more confident the kids will get with the water!

  3. Chelle says:

    I'm glad you guys had so much fun! I miss going to the lakes back home…there's just something so relaxing and fun about them 🙂

  4. OceanDreams says:

    How fun! I love the water and those family adventures. 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s