Tuesday, August 23, 2011

yellowstone & island park, picture overload

each year ben's side of the family ventures up to island park or jackson hole for a little family vacation. 
they did this even when they lived in california. 
i have been hearing about this infamous island park trips for a while now and this year did not disappoint. 
 we had a blast!
we played at the lake everyday, went into west yellowstone and yellowstone, had a few campfires, rode four wheelers, played endless games, ate yummy food and laughed a lot. 
it was a nice little weekend getaway. 
& can't wait for next year. 

ok, so this picture does not do "old faithful" justice. in this picture the water looks about a foot high. but it was actually pretty sweet in person. 
i had not idea that people came from all over to see something that has been an hour and a half away all along. 
we met a family from france and a million asians. crazy.

the only bummer part was that ben and i had to leave the fun a day early so that we could both get back to work. 
that was rough. 
but thats life.
it was a fun time with our family regardless and we loved it!

i realize that about three quarters of these pictures are just of our nieces and nephews but we can't help it. 
we're kind of obsessed with them.


kira said...

Your family vacation looks so fun!

The Thomas' said...

Dude I went to all those places too. Need to see your fab new house. POST IT!

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Cute pictures, girl! You're a really good photographer. :)

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SWEATshirtDRESSshirt said...

Hey girl! Where have you been? I miss your posts!


Anonymous said...

al pal!! beautiful pictures! miss you! ps what camera did you end up getting?

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