Sean called mid-morning to say he'd be done with his work and home by two. We were all thrilled at the prospect of an afternoon with him because he's been swamped with work lately - a good problem to have when one is the business owner - and working like crazy to get it all done.
Pock chops brining for dinner later on and snacks packed, we took the scenic route to the lake. This, my friends, is where I sat for the better part of the afternoon, toes dug into the warm slate beach, kiddos fishing, Addie scouting the picnic table for more food, a good book and journal, warm breeze blowing and making the lake choppy - a beautiful afternoon.: