Monday, July 26, 2010

Too Many To Count

The number of hours we travelled in our vehicle this weekend to camp with my family:  17
The number of times I had to ask The Agronomist to stop so I could tinkle:  4622

The number of campsites we graced with our presence: 2
The number of times we drove away with a child still in the trailer: 1
The number of cousins our girls camped with: 5

The number of daughters we met at the airport: 1

The number of minutes her flight was late: 40

The number of timbits we bought her to welcome her home: 4

The number of pounds her suitcase was under the 50 lb weight limit: 2.3
The number of happy tears my youngest shed when she saw her sister:  100

The number of carrots the kids fed Dusty the horse: 38
The number of apples the kids fed Dusty the horse:  7
The number of blueberries (yes blueberries!?) the kids fed Dusty the horse: 267

The number of years we celebrated for her belated birthday: 15
The number of cupcakes her sisters baked for her: 24 (4 were eaten prior due to quality control.)

The number of sprinkles Grandma used to decorate the cupcakes: 4672 (I counted them for you)

The number of minutes it took for the cupcakes to disappear: 4

The number of hits The Agronomist allowed at the pinata: 3

The number of go-carts we rented: 9
The number of Tim Hortons we stopped at: 3 (not with the go-carts)
The number of camera batteries that went dead: 1
The number of times The Agronomist checked his blackberry for weather updates: A Gazillion (and his battery didn't go dead)

The number of times Grandpa was asked "Grandpa would you come with me to feed the animals?":

Too many to count.

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  1. It must have been a super weekend...and thank you for sharing it with us.

  2. She's home...!!!

    Isn't it amazing how much you miss them!!??

    Hey, wanted to say THANK YOU for your shout out on voting. I won, I got it, the trophy is on the castle mantle...thank you for all you did, Dana.

    You are so dang sweet....

  3. Looks like an amazing time. Love picking up kids from the airport. Nothing like having them home!

  4. Lovely lovely.

    Number of smiles while reading this post, also too many too count.

  5. such a funny post!! i loved all the pictures and the captions!!! :)

  6. Looks like you guys had an amazing day! I love the pictures. :)

  7. Yea your baby made it back! I can only imagine how happy you and your family must be. Sounds like you guys had a fantastic weekend!

  8. Looks like a really fun weekend!! Happy belated birthday to your daughter :)

  9. That's one awesome weekend!! I love the birthday cupcakes!

  10. I tell you - you are one committed blogger counting all those sprinkles.

    Beautiful. xx

  11. sweet, sweet post. I cannot count how many times you made me smile while I read it!

    blessings, Mel


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