Weekend away


About 2 wks. ago, we headed down to Maryland to see some friends of ours, and visit our outreach church. We really enjoyed it, except for the driving with our children. I’m being honest here :). Thought I’d share a few highlights of our trip.20140718_182029Not much relaxing and eating with this girl! Some trips outside. Sigh πŸ˜‰20140718_182156Dale trying to occupy little lady. It may have lasted a minute πŸ™‚20140718_181727 20140718_183102Some pics from supper at Lonestar. I’ m getting hungry looking at my food again πŸ™‚20140719_080329 This is how bad a bathroom can look πŸ™‚20140719_084255A quick pic at our motel in Dover. Friendly staff there!misc, maryland trip 041_edited-1 They enjoyed the motel pool, even if it was 8:00 at night πŸ™‚ I’m pretty sure everyone knew when we came and when we left πŸ˜‰ This is the 1st time we took our family to a motel ( we are dairy farmers ;)). Anyways, our children acted like it was their 1st time too. We tried to keep them calm and quiet, but that wasn’t too successful. They were tired and excited, so combine the two, and you know how that works πŸ™‚misc, maryland trip 054_edited-1I love this one of Jenna! Sleepy bed head.misc, maryland trip 061_edited-1Sand crabs they dug up at Cape Henlopen. They filled a bucket with them. Ick!misc, maryland trip 065This was Jenna’s 1st time at the oceanmisc, maryland trip 142_edited-1Our friends, Harlan and Regina’s lovely home. We slept in the camper Sat. night.misc, maryland trip 073_edited-1 misc, maryland trip 074The children had great fun together! Little Dakota loved the boys! So cute!misc, maryland trip 153_edited-120140719_175250Tristan was practically in heaven with all the farm toys πŸ˜‰misc, maryland trip 127Down at their pondmisc, maryland trip 137_edited-1Jenna loved the playset!20140719_175457Regina’s pretty flowersmisc, maryland trip 154Sunday morning breakfast. We were quite blessed with Harlan and Regina’s hospitality! We felt so at home πŸ™‚20140719_175322Kirsten combing Kierra misc, maryland trip 155 misc, maryland trip 156_edited-1Smithson chapel. Cutest little chapel I’ve seen!misc, maryland trip 158_edited-1 misc, maryland trip 159_edited-1We had the privilege of hearing our deacon from home bring the message. Was nice to see them and their family! And we enjoyed a meal after the service. Was so nice to see them all again!misc, maryland trip 162_edited-1The big irrigation systems we seen. Pretty neat! misc, maryland trip 164I took these on our way home. It was near the home of Doug and Bev Brubaker, our minister before they moved to serve in Md. We made a quick stop to see their place before heading home. They have such a neat home!20140720_171148The ride home was much more pleasant due to extremely tired children πŸ™‚

Our weekend went too fast, but there is no place in the world like home! Even if that means heading out to milk those cows πŸ™‚

5 thoughts on “Weekend away

    • jo says:

      How nice! I’m sure your family will love having you visit! If you come to the church picnic, you won’t see us. We can’t make it πŸ™‚

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