spring break beach day

Monday, March 31, 2014
Each year during Spring Break, our good friends invite a group of us to their beach house.  Due to Harry's Spain/France trip, Will's water polo schedule, Kate's intense gymnastics schedule and my work, only Kate and I could slip away for about 24 hours.  It was so needed though and it was very relaxing. We had an awesome time.

I did not take a ton of photos (like I usually do at the beach) but Kate had a ball with her friends.

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Kate looks so grown up to me in this shot.

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This is Kate's friend, Layne (her family invites us each year).

As an added bonus (and surprise) there were come other little friends from Kate's school there too.

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The girls dug a hole and all sat around it with their feet inside.  They took turns filling a bucket with water from the cold ocean and pouring it in the hole. They did this forever and laughed and giggled each time.  It was so cute!


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Kate loves her girlfriends but she is equally as happy and comfortable playing alone (which I love).


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She is just the HAPPIEST little girl!

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The water was really cold but it did not stop them...

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And of course, cause my girl's gotta tumble so there was some of this going on...

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Her muscle tone astonishes me.  I wish I had it!
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This was Kate's first time in the sun this year but she looks SO dark to me in these photos.

And my favorite photo of the trip...

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Both of Kate's bathing suits are can be found here.

5 comments:

  1. she does look like such a big girl! i sure love her long hair!! and i love that shot as well!! little stud!

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  2. I love that last shot, too. I can't get over how long her beautiful hair is getting, and don't you wish we could tan half as nicely as our girls ?!

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  3. Cutie-pie! She is getting so tall! Maddy loves seeing your videos of her gymnastics when you post those!

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  4. Even if you only had 24 hours, it looks like you had a great time!

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  5. Gosh, she has grown up from that precious baby!!!! beautiful family and love your sweet blog!
    -Linda, NY

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