Sunday, August 30, 2015


Yesterday was the Hindu celebration of Raksha Bandhan. Sisters tied rakhi (thread bracelets) onto their brothers, and brothers gave sisters sweets and gifts (aka cash)!
Aditi for Matt:
 Elizabeth for Bryce:
Cate for Ellis:
Cate for Jack:
Nina for Jack:

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Camel's Hump

Continuing our rock-themed weekend, we hiked Camel's Hump mountain: 
 Around a 2,500 ft climb in 3.4 miles from the car to the summit!
 At the peak:
 That's Matt and Cate:
 The summit is mostly a protected Arctic tundra area.

 Ellis with his head in a crevass:
 Some dudes:

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Ellis' birthday rocks!

First, an outing to a climbing gym:
Then a rock/mountain cake:
Make a rocking wish!

Minecraft Legos rock!