Thursday, July 17, 2014

July 4th.

We worked ourselves to deaths the week we arrived getting unpacked and everything in it's place.  Our townhouse is 3 stories - LOTS OF STAIRS - and we were so sore we could barely walk in the mornings!  We took July 4th as a day to go check out the beaches at Presque Isle, relax, and take in the sights.  We were absolutely blown away by Lake Erie.  It is so very gorgeous!

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The boys fell in love instantly and we have gone out there as often as we can since.  It's wonderful.  And literally 3 miles from our house.  Insane!

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It was very cool and breezy that day and I had to get down in the sand to warm up! :)

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We had such a blast!  It was a wonderful first introduction to our Great Lake!

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Even when the waves crashed into our sand castle.

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I'm so happy my parents were able to come along and check out the town for the first time with us.  We explored, tried out new restaurants, grocery stores ... I mean, come on.  When you move to a new town the first priority is food.  :)

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This was definitely a fourth of July to remember.

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8 comments:

  1. Wegmans is a great grocery store. We don't have them here and I miss it!

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  2. Welcome to the Northeast! I've read your blog for awhile, but I can't remember how I found it. My husband grew up in Erie. You should check out Splash Lagoon and Waldemeer when you have time. Great fun for the kiddos!
    Laura (from NY)

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