Daily Photo: Hemlocks Vacation (Week 1)

We’re back from two weeks at the lake (for 3 of us, anyway – Chad had to work the first week…)

We jumped right in to our vacation

We jumped right in to our vacation

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Went for a paddle down the lake

Went for a paddle down the lake

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And enjoyed a little photo shoot on the dock

And enjoyed a little photo shoot on the dock

Day two started with breakfast on the dining porch

Day two started with breakfast on the dining porch

And a taste of the ground cover

And a taste of the ground cover

Followed by a brief stay in baby jail

Followed by a brief stay in baby jail (ok, ok, it was for safety reasons while the grownups built a bunk bed)

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More swimming!

More swimming!

And rock sampling

And rock sampling

Ending with an impromptu dance on the dock

Ending with an impromptu dance on the dock at sunset

Violet (and family) came, and sang selections from The Sound of Music

Violet (and family) came, and sang selections from The Sound of Music

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And watched waves crash!

And watched waves crash!

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Brian and Hazel also enjoyed the dock

Brian and Hazel also enjoyed the dock

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Hammock time, blueberry picking and duck watching rounded out the week.

Hammock time, blueberry picking and duck watching rounded out the week.