6.09.2009

Oh What Do You Do In The Summertime?

I know people have all kinds of plans for the summer. Crazy plans like spending time in San Diego or at Disneyland. Well we really aren’t like most people, I mean who would want to hang at the beach when they can go play in the snow?

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That’s right…the Snow. Gotta love Idaho in June.

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Why yes that is a huge snow drift that is covering half of the road on Mount Harrison.

And since it is summertime and playing in the snow wasn’t really in the plans I didn’t pack quite the right clothes.

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I packed 4 pairs of shoes for this trip…all of them flip flops. Hello? I’m from Arizona.

Shorts and flip flops. Perfect for the snow. At least I did pack jackets.

The kiddos had a blast.

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Once the kidlets got used to the cold they had fun too.

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Once Ham figured out that snow can be shaped into a ball and thrown he was a happy camper.

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Big J decided to make a snow angel lizard.

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LaLa decided that she could match that and made a snow angel frog.

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At least the snow IS melting. The run-off has Bennett Springs running pretty strong.

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On our way down the mountain we saw these guys.

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And these guys.

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Hey Uncle Kirk, Thanks for a great idea on how to spend a Monday evening.

8 comments:

  1. Well at least you're not hot.

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  2. What a great time. I loved seeing the kiddos in action, and the snow.

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  3. Looks like fun. I got a little cooler just seeing people I know and love playing in SNOW!!!

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  4. Snow in June...nope, you'd never see that in your neck of the woods this time of year. All you see it hot, hot, hot!

    I bet Janiece and family are LOVING your summer visit. Hope you're all having a wonderful time.

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  5. What fun! I looks like a good time was had by all, even in shorts and flip flops!

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  6. now who can say they made a snow angel in june? your kids can! great fun

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  7. since we did just about the same thing as you, I feel your pain. But, it was fun to make some good memories of the cold! :o)

    (who needs disneyland, anyway??)

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