Eric and I went camping for the first time with our one-year-old son. It was actually a lot more fun than I thought it would be. (Camping with a child is a new adventure for us.)
We went floating on an inner-tube in a lazy river, played with my sister’s energetic dogs, and took lots of walks around the campsite. (Matthew’s learning to walk but can’t quite do it on his own yet.) We made hobo biscuits and s’mores, and ate lots and lots of junk food. And the dogs got a little bit too. They certainly weren’t deprived. (No, we didn’t give Matthew’s food to Sadie the dog, but she certainly wanted it!)
Here are some pictures of the beautiful river behind our campsite.
I am not a gardener, (so I couldn’t tell you the name), but this wild flower on the bank was so lovely, I just had to take its picture.
So when we were invited over to our friends’ house for a birthday dinner the day after returning from our trip, I wasn’t sure what to make. (It had to be easy since I was tired from all the laundry and cleaning up.) Continue reading