Rain and Shine

I dreaded the rain in the weekend forecast, but Thea proudly perfected her shoe-tying skills.
Week of May 14, 2018 007Week of May 14, 2018 014
On Saturday morning, we snuck in some bike time before the rain began.
Week of May 14, 2018 021
Week of May 14, 2018 023Week of May 14, 2018 026
We visited the craft store and bought a roll of lightweight plastic to make kites for Camp Hill’s Kite Festival, the next day. While I built the frames, Finn and Thea used the plastic roll to fight off the Storm Troopers invading our house.
Week of May 14, 2018 028Week of May 14, 2018 029Week of May 14, 2018 031Week of May 14, 2018 033
Jason came home and figured out why our water balloon pumper hadn’t been working properly.
Week of May 14, 2018 035
On Sunday morning, we explored the neighborhood.
Week of May 14, 2018 038
And passed some time, filling water balloons in the bathtub.
Week of May 14, 2018 048
They found another use for the pumper.
Week of May 14, 2018 049
Finally, it was time for the Kite Festival and Jason did his best to make my shoddily constructed (but beautifully painted by the kids) kites fly.
Week of May 14, 2018 051
Luckily, Camp Hill Parks and Rec had pre-made kites for the kids to color.
Week of May 14, 2018 057Week of May 14, 2018 062
Success!
Week of May 14, 2018 063
Jason reinforced the kite frame on Thea’s original, and gave it another try.
Week of May 14, 2018 070
After running around on Fiala Field, we needed ice cream from Kristy’s.
Week of May 14, 2018 077Week of May 14, 2018 079
While we ate, Thea led us in a rousing game of “I spy with my little eye…”
Week of May 14, 2018 080
Finn was momentarily distracted while Jason took his Dad Tax.
Week of May 14, 2018 081
Back on our home court, they caught a perfect breeze with their new kites.
Week of May 14, 2018 085Week of May 14, 2018 088
Later, as she pretended he’s her baby and carried him a few steps, I realized he’ll be as tall as she is pretty soon.
Week of May 14, 2018 089

View All

2 Comments

  1. Love it! And now for some sunshine…….

    Like

    Reply

  2. Deanna Morrison May 21, 2018 at 5:15 pm

    And who says rainy does are boring…not at the Robinsons..good job Thea. And now sunshine games. Love, Grandma Deanna

    Like

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s