Indiana. North Carolina. California.
Watching these girls interact you'd think they were all girls from the neighborhood, chatting about vacations they had taken in the first few weeks of summer to other states.
Not that they lived in them and only saw each other once a year at best.
|caroline, lottie, kristin & ky...pictured with just a few of their combined 13 siblings|
|kristin & ky, roommates in China|
So we did the best thing we could do. Our families found ways to step out of our busy schedules for a few days to stop and enjoy some time together.
Day one consisted of swimming pools, trampolines, many opportunities to eat, and most importantly, plenty of time to sit and catch up on the past several years since a large group of us had been together at one time.
We adults enjoyed the time together every bit as much as our girls.
|Eight years ago I didn't know a single face in this picture beyond our two. Now we consider these folks family...|
**July 18, 2014