|Our Fourth of July weekend is centered on friendship,
and of course, food. Larry and Dick made buckwheat
blueberry pancakes one morning.
|We poured over old photo albums of much earlier Fourths,
before Molly here was even born
|Jenny (left) was a baby at our first Fourth of July
weekend, then came Julie (right). This is Jeff's first.
|Molly, Scott and Luke (our youngest second generation)
|Teal sang for us on two evenings - lucky us
|Here she is with Jenny and Luke laughing at baby photos
|Lingering over dinner - Dick, Debby, Larry, Jenny, David S.
|Julie and Luke making coffee
|Leslie cooking up a lot of chicken
|Larry and Dick at the barbeque
|Debbie and Jenny get the vegetables ready to grill
|We didn't eat the whole time. There was some serious
hula hooping going on.
|And we hiked on the AT/LT as well as back country roads.
Despite the fact we were at Spring Lake swimming every
day (sometimes more than once) and zooming around on
several lakes in Russ's boat, I don't have one picture of
|But it's true that a lot of these pictures are of us cooking
or eating. And for dessert (among other fabulous ones)
Teal's Decadent Chocolate Cake with Salty Toffee was a
|This was taken on Friday before some of our group had arrived. Here is David W., Dick, Scott S., Debbie, Leslie, David S.
Teal, Heather, Doug, Larry, Russ and Susan