Monday, July 5, 2010

scenes from a holiday weekend

::roasted corn on the cob::

::picnicking with friends::

::heirloom tomatoes and peppers::

::a new chalkboard for Paulie's room::

::homemade peach ice cream::

::waiting for fireworks::

::making bread and butter pickles::

::a first haircut::

::picking blackberries from our back fence::

::supporting our favorite swimmer::

::a triumphant swim meet::

::exuberant sibling congratulations::

*note: if children seem to be multiplying around here, it's because some of them belong here*


  1. LOL, we had barbequed corn on the cob, too!

    :) :) :)

  2. Joy there is just so much beauty, creativity and fun here as always!
    I love the heirloom tomatoes, the corn looks amazing and your family is so beautiful! xo

  3. My goodness, there is always so much delicious food shown on this blog! I'm craving some homemade peach ice cream now. ;)

  4. Goodness me...those food pics are wonderful!
    Me...I'm pining to make some bread and butter pickles myself...just waitin' on the cucumbers!!
    :) maureen

  5. Jealous! There is nothing i love more than homemade ice cream.

  6. Homemade peach ice cream? Save some for me! How do you do it all Joy?

  7. I don't even know where to start! The friends, the veggies, the ICE CREAM! Fabulous!! OK, so I have an ice cream maker and some peaches...I guess I know what we'll be making! :)

  8. It looks like an absolutely delightful holiday!


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