Realize our trailer battery died.
Search around for some flashlights
so we can find our beds.
Drag our weary bodies home.
Mom and Dad and Ilex and Drake drive over
to help us quickly unload the trailer.
How nice is that?!
Just glad to be home and in our own beds.
Read Time of Wonder by Robert McCloskey with the boys.
(Thanks for the recommendation, Colleen. We love it.)
Marvel and wonder at the similarities between
the children's vacation on the islands and our own island vacation...
even starting and ending with the rain.
Place our beach treasures on the 'nature table'
in the boys' bedroom.