The family standing in front of the ranch's root cellar. As you can tell by the coats, it is cold in Utah! But when you take a long blogging break you don't write about events that happened in March until August.
A little photo shoot for the teenager.
The toddler wanted to be part of teenager's photo shoot.
Quit hitting me chicken! (private joke, sorry)
A little studying by the light of oil lamps. Did you know they had bic pens back when they used kerosene for light?
Cameron trying to warm himself with the wood burning stove. My Dad insists that heating homes is most efficient with a wood burning stove. And that is why my brothers, their wives, and I spent some time chopping and stacking wood for my Dad last weekend. Seriously, Dad, it's 2009!
By the end of our island tour we were cold. Really cold. So 3 of 4 of my children hid in the SUV with me while my brave Ethan climbed to the top of the island with my man. Here he is on top of the world!