“There is no event so common place
but that God is present within it,
always leaving you room to recognize Him
or not to recognize Him.”
|Sigh... I wish every breakfast could be this yummy!!!|
Homemade mango salsa, scrambled eggs, grits, bacon,
fried plaintain, butter toast with black currant jelly,
mango juice, and Earl Grey tea.
|Can't ever start snorkling too early!!!|
|Conversely, and unfortunately, the men in my life would beg to differ that you can get started taking pictures too early... At least 2/3 are smiling!!! :D|
|The girls turn to snorkle|
|Sigh, so much fun|
|Want to be here. Right now.|
|Sheesh, wish I could be that dark right now|
|So much world to discover|
|Belly-laughing over something from the night before|
That I can't talk about ;)
|Ecstatic about my conch shell!!!|
|How to play beach volleyball: Step 1- Look hott. Check.|
|dive for the save|
|Good ol |
|Hott? Who me? Absolutely.|
|Pick up Sister, Niece, and Nephew Take #2|
That's them comming of the stairs
|My niece Daphne, in the blue - first time out of the country|
She immediately began
|We're not really sure why (exhaustion?) but as soon as my nephew Ollie saw us waving to him from the observation deck he started SCREAMING. It probably didn't help that we died laughing... |
What's wrong with us
|Garrett just doesn't understand the value of photography and likes to mock the massive amount of photos I take. Hence: pretending to be paparazzi as I exit the bathroom "Katie! Katie! It's Katie!"|
|They made it!!!|
|Ollie and Daphne happy to see Papa :D|
|Mmm, grocery stop by Hurley's on the way home|
|We thought the mini-wheeler thingies were cute|
|This kid is HILARIOUS!|
Loved playing in the water, esp w Papa
|Daphne's first time out of the country- and in the Caribbean!|
|So much to discover!|
|Here, she's discovered sand.|
|The water fun continues|
|Uncle Garrett teaching a future Tiger fan|
|Nakie boy with TV remote- this doesn't change.|
|Mmmm, homemade salsa. And if the fresh tomatos are so-so, this brand is excellent (though pricey!) and so is San Maranzano. Save the yummy tomato sauce it comes in!|
|Lots of cilantro and black beans- we added some fresh mango too|
|Oh boy!!! The kids meet a crab!!!|
Most. Hilarious. Thing. Ever.
|Ollie man did NOT know what to think|
|Daphne was a lil more adventurous|
People: please, please, please mute the music below and
WATCH THIS VIDEO!!!
I'm pretty sure we watched it 12 times in a row
till we cried from laughing...
Especially if you pause it @ around 18 sec
|what on earth...|
Again, you MUST watch!!!
|Crab + Child = Overstimulation|
I'm pretty sure he ran and screamed for a good 5 minutes.
It was adorable.
"All Thy works shall praise Thy Name
In earth and sky and sea."
- Blessings, Katie ;)