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Memorial Day at the Beach (in pictures)

Hi Blog!

We just returned from a lovely 5 days at the beach. It was very relaxing.

Biggest has developed a real passion for fishing, so there was plenty of that.

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Fishing is just my kind of activity. How can you go wrong with sitting around looking at the water and eating corn chips?

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We also gave crabbing a go. Don’t ask me why I felt the need to point at the crabs in every picture.

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We are lucky to live on the bay, so Biggest could run back and forth to check the traps. He was very dedicated and even went in the early morning drizzles. He caught 17 crabs!

We rode our bikes a lot, which I loved. This is the best picture I could get without crashing.

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The beach was pretty cold, but people still got in. Those people did not include me.

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Look how tall he’s getting!

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We went to the old fashioned 5&10 store and I found a fanny pack! Why did these things ever fall out of fashion? I was so excited and texted this photo to Stephanie. She called it my granny pack. Thanks Steph.

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We ate a ton of yummy beach food.

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And visited the cats at the cat rescue. They had over 90 cats! It was like a real life version of Neko Atsume. We would’ve brought home a few if Tom hadn’t put his foot down. I guess it’s good that someone in our family can exercise restraint when it comes to cats.

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Of course, there was lots of cross stitching on the porch.

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Hello distinguished gentleman!

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Sammy kept me company with his loud snores.

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I love the beach!

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4 Comments

  1. Monica

    It’s Monica from Toront, Canada again. I have your blog so it comes directly yo my email….no, I’m not a stocker, just always smile when I read your blogs. Your children are younger than mine (I have two boys ~ 25 and 21~ the younger one is in Texas attending Teex, through A and M university, Fire training, so he celebrated his first Memorial Day as well. Thanks for sharing a peek into your daily life!

  2. Hi Monica! Thanks for reading and commenting. I love hearing from people and you made my day!
    Wow- fire training and so far from home! That is really impressive!

  3. Tom, you meanie…

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