Friday, August 27, 2010

Florida Fun

A couple of weeks ago my parents generously took our family along with the Hoovers to Florida for some family fun! We had a blast and we made great memories with everybody. We played on the beach, swam in the pool, relaxed in the hot tub, took naps, collected seashells, built sand castles, had a scavenger hunt, flew kites, jumped the waves, played cards, and of course ate our fair share of food. Here are some pictures from the week in no particular order:


All of the boys love Claire! They gave her lots of attention throughout the week.


Family Picture- the best we could get with 3 kiddos! Of course we waited until the last day to take pictures and it rained so we weren't able to take pictures on the beach like we had planned.


The house we stayed in was awesome. It was three stories and had an elevator. Here are all the boys taking a ride down on our way to the beach.


Love this picture of Claire and me. I never seem to make it in any of the pictures so I'm glad we got one together.


Family pic on the balcony overlooking the beach.


Gram and Claire

Papa and his girl


Gram and Papa with all the grandkids. We took so many of them and this was about the best we could get!

The awesome house we stayed in right across from the beach.


Gram and Papa with the kiddos overlooking the beach.


Will LOVES baby Claire and wanted to hold her on several occasions and paid special attention to her all week. He is so sweet to his baby cousin.


The boys got a taste of what it's like to grease up a hairy, sweaty man with sunscreen. The girls were out shopping and my dad caught the boys lathering each other up. Classic!


The boys playing at the beach.


Having a blast on the beach


All the guys relaxing in the hot tub. Ha!


Luke is too cool for school in his shades.


Will and Reese. Love this picture Christine captured with their goggles.


Claire soaking up the attention from the boys!


I love this picture of Papa after being buried in the sand.


Will being buried on the beach. You can almost hear the giggles.


Burying Papa on the beach


Thanks Gram and Papa for a wonderful vacation!

2 comments:

sebrister said...

Looks like a great vacation. So glad it turned out well!

Fleming Family said...

Thanks for posting your pictures--makes me want to go right back!