As Summer is finally coming to an end, I offer up a few thoughts, memory bits, and photos of us squeezing the last drops of fun we could have.
First, a poem sent to me with a lovely card and feather from a new not too far away friend. The connections continue.
Summerfest last weekend was the perfect celebration to an August we truly enjoyed.
Eamon was a volunteer for the festival and got to play with legos while hanging out with the marvelous Judge Karen.
Fiona was terrified and would not go into the bouncy thing on this day, Friday. But the next day, I had a heck of a time trying to get her out.
Oh did I mention I made a sumptuous peach pie which we scarfed down before the fireworks?
The fireworks at the end are always such a treat. Fiona’s hands were glued to her ears but she didn’t cry.
And then there’s the annual destruction of the sand sculpture. What fun to start your day this way.
And then one last dip in the Hello Kitty pool which has developed three fissures in its sides all plugged with plastic wrap globs.
And then we pulled out the slip and slide I’ve had in the garage for like three years and had some more fun-e-fun.
And then there was this. Laying in the Sun felt so necessary on this day.
Eamon kept saying we weren’t allowed to mention his going back to school because it was officially still Summer. And then we grilled hamburgers just to make sure we got the full Summer feeling in place.
Despite the rocky start my Summer had, I felt the ease I hoped for finally happened and we had a graceful bubble to occupy these last couple weeks before school started. I never felt sad or regretful because we did it the best way we knew how. And that id all you can do.
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