Mama and I spent a few weeks in Texas with D&D earlier this month awaiting Caitlyn's arrival.
Packing chicks from Daniel's hatchery the first morning
Thousands of newly-hatched chicks
Eight days before Caitlyn was born
These cuties came over to play one morning.
Reading with Corrie
James is such a smiley baby!
Going through Caitlyn's clothes
Here's a panoramic view of Caitlyn's room.
We babysat Trinity a couple times while we were there.
The Hales have a couple pear trees that were loaded with fruit, so we spent a couple days canning pears and making pear sauce.
Saturday evening family dinner at the Hales'
It's fun to watch all the little cousins together!
We got 7 inches of rain one night. This is what we awoke to the next morning!
The same morning, there was a house fire that Daniel and several of the other firefighters on
his department fought for a few hours in the downpour. Some of us went to the station to
make breakfast for them on their return. Emma helped by mixing up the pancakes.
more pictures of the best part of the trip - Caitlyn! :)