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Saturday, April 26, 2008

Quicker than you can say......

FLEXIBILITY!!!!

We have been planning a trip to Big Bear,CA with our dear friends the Reeves for a month or so now. We found a little cabin just big enough for all of us to fit and all the necessary preparations were made. If you know me, you know I am always one to come prepared. (I pack well ;) )

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Around 2:00 on Thursday we arrived in Big Bear ready for a couple days of relaxing and good times with friends.

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Above: Bekah with her BIRTHDAY partner Kensington. :)

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Anna conversing with Sean and Rachel's yellow lab Molly.

 

 

Our weekend got off to a great start! We were surprised to see small patches of snow on the mountain. Especially since it was like 87* back home.

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On Friday morning we got ready to go out to a Big Bear style breakfast! :)

Of course the girls had to have matching outfits. (It's my thing ;))

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                                       Three little lovelies.....

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                                                              Us.....

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                                                  The Reeves family....

 

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Well this is where the "flexibility" part comes in....

On Friday afternoon Anna was hit by a bug of some sort. After thoroughly loosing her "BIG BEAR style breakfast" (several times) we all felt it was in the best interest of everyone to head back home. :(

Slightly disappointed and frustrated we cut our trip to the mountains short, packed up our stuff and headed home.

 

DSC_5850 After telling Rebekah we would be leaving early she was slightly distraught, but quick to recover once Jamba Juice and a trip to the park were promised. ;)

Well..... this is what happens with kids I guess. So often our schedule and plans are tossed out the window to accommodate the apples of our eyes. :)

It seemed like our trip was too short but we left already with discussion of plans for another mini-vacation with the Reeves.

I guess it is times like this that I can allow the Lord to teach me to release control and learn (at least) how to be just a tad bit flexible. :) 

I don't like this lesson. ;)

5 comments:

  1. Awwww, that's too bad. Hopefully the next trip will be better.

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  2. I love the matching! I am kind of hoping that this one is a girl so that I can do the cute outfits...We'll see! I'm sorry the trip was short.

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  3. oh, Emily...when will all of the sickness go away?? It looks like you had fun in the few short hours you did have in Big Bear! Cute matching outfits.

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  4. Ugh. Sorry about that. I hope you guys feel better soon, I want to play with 'Bekah on the new playground at church!

    --Jenna

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