My cousin Jeff brought a canon that they used to launch candy into the air for the little kids to collect. The kids thought this was great of course. Here they are loading the canon:
Lacey harvesting the candy:
Amanda, Darik, Brady, and Kate talking about how cool the canon was and all the candy they got
Uncle Steve decided to join in on the second round of candy bombing
The kids enjoyed playing on this rock pile
She also loves her cousin Braden
Darik and Kayden were the color-guard for the opening ceremonies the first night Lydia and Morgan during the opening ceremony
Lydia riding her cousin Belle's barbie 4-wheeler
Uncle David had pancake duty
Lydia and Lindy being big-breakfast-helpers
The kids bummed 4-wheeler rides as often as they could. Here Lydia is riding with Lindy and Darik and the twins are riding with Amanda
Nana and Papa even got out for a ride or two
Brady was the most popular ride giver
Here's Kristin's and my rocket which won the bronze for straightest flight: Kristin and Brady both participated in watermelon eating contests for our family. Here is Kristin competing with the women (oh yeah...She won!)
The finished product:
Brady competing against Barrett, Bryce, and Beau
Here's me shooting Pierre's 40 caliber handgun - fun! And here is Kristin getting ready to shoot it. Doesn't she look like she is enjoying it?
One of my favorite events was clay pigeon shooting with shotguns. Here are the first and second place winners. My dad took 2nd and Cody won (his first time ever shooting)
Lydia, Lacy and Morgan giving Conner a push
Luke was so tired that He was falling asleep in his dinner, so we let him take a cat nap in the cabin.
Dad with his bags of goodies:
The kids liked to climb up on the bunkbeds in the cabin
Tug of war. Our team came in last.
Yup, the one with Lydia
Kristin competed (and won) the swim relay with Kate, while I came in last in my first ever kayak race.