Hot Air Balloons

This day last year, we were pleasantly surprised to find out that Phoenix has hot air ballon days(?)… and they were launched right by us and we could walk a few hundred feet to view them up close. Of course I brought the camera, so I decided to share some of the photos with you all. It was a little overcast that day, but it was still a great sight to see!

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Yes. It is true, he did really have a great fall… and I watched it.

 

Which was your favorite?

 

Susanna

Glacier National Park

On August first. Our family got to experience the wonders of Glacier National Park. I thought I’d share some pictures with you all.ย IMG_1730IMG_1735

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There was a fire here (at GNP) last year that burned down a lot a trees, but it was all still very beautiful, and the water was amazingly blue! And there was snow, no more than five feet from our car. ๐Ÿ˜‰

Have you been to Glacier?

Susanna

Montana.

 

We’ve been in Montana for about a month now, and I thought it was hightime to share the beauty of this state. So here are a few pictures I took a week (or two) ago.

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Big Sky Montana

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Have you been to ย Montana? What was your favorite thing about it?

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Have a great Wednesday!

I bid you all, a very fond farewell.

Susanna

Family Photo shoot (Kind of)

I say kind of because I only took pictures of five of them. Priscilla, Tabitha, MaryEmma, Fiona and Amos were the only ones available. It was perfect lighting and I was in a picture mode, so here are some of them.

Tabitha and Priscilla fighting to see who's taller.

Tabitha and Priscilla fighting to see who’s taller.

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I told everyone to be themselves...

I told everyone to be themselves…

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This is what I got...

This is what I got…

Hehe! ;)

Hehe! ๐Ÿ˜‰

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Up to bat.... Amosss Dewwwey! ;)

Up to bat…. Amosss Dewwwey! ๐Ÿ˜‰

I told Tabitha to look upset/shocked. Looks like she got it.

I told Tabitha to look upset/shocked. Looks like she got it.

Oh wait. I forgot to mention how many times we had to retake the photo.

Oh wait. I forgot to mention how many times we had to retake the photo.

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Ladies and Gents... Priscilla.

Ladies and Gents… Priscilla.

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Amos.

Amos.

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Pitching.

Pitching.

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I love this picture of Fiona.

I love this picture of Fiona.

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The flowers got clumped up...

The flowers got clumped up…

Cuckoo!

Cuckoo!

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No question about height here.

No question about height here.

Tabitha.

Tabitha.

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I really liked the pictures with the flowers being thrown.

I really liked the pictures with the flowers being thrown.

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Comment from Tabitha:

Comment from Tabitha: “Why would anyone want to smell flowers, they stink.”

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MaryEmma was not as cooperative.

MaryEmma was not as cooperative.

Needless to say, it was a windy day. (I just rhymed!)

Needless to say, it was a windy day. (I just rhymed!)

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Embrace Autumn.

Embrace Autumn.

Summer Is Coming To A Close

As much as many people love summer and (almost) everything that comes with it, Fall is coming!! ย I can’t really sympathise with you Summer lovers, I absolutely love Fall. =) Here are some pictures of Virginia in the last month of Summer.

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Apple tree and our barn.

Apple tree and our barn.

Dandelions.

Dandelions.

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Small Queen Ann's Lace.

Small Queen Ann’s Lace.

Apple's!

Apples!!

The 'avenue'.The ‘Avenue’.

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Does anyone know what kind of weed this is?

Does anyone know what kind of weed this is?

Or this?

Or this?

Surrounded by God's handiwork.

Surrounded by God’s handiwork.

(Just for fun. ;) )

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Barbed wire fences are ALL around us.

Barbed wire fences are ALL around us.

(These pictures are unedited)

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