|Always fun learnin' stuff with our Poppy!|
|So nice how everyone obeys at tea time here:)|
|"Large Family Logistics" in full swing|
|Singing together at the Christian Heritage Conference... a highlight of the "Wheels on the Bus 3 Day Tour"|
|Seems like we're always having our own family conference?|
|Sweet friends Hannah and Audrey King from Montana|
|Heavy competition at the shooting range|
|Don't know where Charlie is, but this is his lovely "Mayflower", due in early August.|
|Popsicles with some of the King brothers and Crosby, who thinks she's one of them.|
|Another one of Carver's captives....later returned to its mother.|
|Shot by Charlie, caught by Lina and hung up to dry by Cass.|
|Bami and Poppy|
After all these years, they still love each other and they even MATCH!
Only a boy named Crockett would climb this high?
|In search of the cucumber tea sandwiches.|
|The world famous lollipop girl, who tossed one just like this over a balcony |
and managed to land it in an unsuspecting Mama' s hair. (!)
|Dr. Peter Hammond of South Africa told us his amazing stories of smuggling Bibles into Communist countries, being captured, imprisoned and beaten. A true hero, who also taught us how to drink a proper cup of tea.|
|Toilet paper is just so FUN!|
|Official meeting of the men on their way to feed Hoot and Holler...our baby goats.|
|In honor of Campbell's 4th birthday: A Candy Land tournament.|
|Birthday flowers for Carolina. How can she be 18?!!|
|Celebrating with favorite friends and family, and dear Abigail and Madison.|
|It's always a happy day with Daddy.|
|Aunt Kali came all the way from Florida for hugs and kisses.|
|Writing class, poetry tips, an intro to couponing, fantastic finds at Savers, hot tea, fresh garlic, grilled everything and new exciting guitar chords for Cassidy!|
|More goat feeding. Can you tell this farm livin' is a novelty to us?|
|Planning and zoning for the latest fort|
|The Lord provided very last minute tickets to Virginia to attend memorial services for Doug Phillips' father, Howard.|
He was a longtime friend of my Dad, Don McAlvany.
|These are a few of my favorite girls: Mary, Liberty and Jubilee...|
|...and Beall, who is one amazing, gracious and devoted Mama.|
|Bill's Berry Farm in Sunnyside, WA.|
Blueberries are the perfect height for littles to pick. It is quite possible Crosby ate an acre or so.
|Mr. Placzek and Curtis with the BEST BLUEBERRY DONUTS .|
|Another adorable play area...Oh, how I long to be outdoorsy and creative!!|
|Highlight of whole thing:|
The Animal Train.