Trip to the lake

June 8, 2008 at 5:59 pm 3 comments

The munchkins and I trekked out to Lake Needwood on Saturday. It’s a teeny lake about 15 minutes away where David used to go fishing, and it has a nice walking/biking trail that connects to Rock Creek Park. I had hoped to stick to the trail with the kids and stay away from the lake itself – it’s very deep, and I don’t trust Genevieve not to jump in when I’m not looking. Gavin I don’t have to worry about, he’d no sooner jump in water (lake, swimming pool, bathtub) than a cat would. 🙂 Anyway, once we got there and they saw water, I knew the trail was a no-go. They had a blast exploring the path along the lake and watching the geese that were hanging around. It ended up being quite a short trip because a. even in the shade, it was HOT (94ish degrees), and b. Mommy saw a snake (!!). I brought the camera along in case I happened to see a great location and/or in case the kids lost their minds and decided to cooperate for pictures. 😉

1. Playing in the ‘forest’ (according to Genevieve). “Mom, where’s the dragons?”

2. Gavin waving to the ‘ducks’, trusty car in hand:

3. Genevieve was fascinated by the geese:

Last one: they were playing hopscotch on the path. 🙂

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Uncategorized. Tags: , , , .

What we’re reading Video

3 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Olga  |  June 8, 2008 at 6:32 pm

    LOVE the photos!!! And it looks like you stayed cool in the 90 degree weather.

    Reply
  • 2. PamN  |  June 10, 2008 at 7:53 am

    omg that last one of Genevieve ROCKS!!!! send it to me please!!!!!

    Reply
  • 3. Furda  |  June 10, 2008 at 11:40 pm

    The pic of “Playing Forest” is my favorite! I’m sure you aren’t surprised. Great stuff. I’m glad to be able to follow what you guys are up to.

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


June 2008
S M T W T F S
« May   Jul »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930  

%d bloggers like this: