Tuesday, September 8, 2009

How we spent Labor Day Weekend

:: Neighborhood block party.

Last year, we used balloons to announce the event. This did not work very well so this year we used a bunting. I think it turned out so nice and will be so useful for birthday parties or other gatherings. If you are interested in making one, I found the idea and the directions right here.

We have some pretty fine neighbors, and we had a wonderful time.
:: Fishing expedition with some dear friends.I was not about to take the chance of baptizing my camera again, so I did not take it with me on the 3 1/2 hour trip on the lake. We only caught ONE fish between the 9 of us, so it didn't really matter much. The fishing crew
I tried to be a good sport, but taking pictures is a lot more fun for me than fishing, you know!:: Mexican dinner with nos amis fran├žais