Saturday, April 3, 2010

Easter 2010

Mom and dad are visiting this weekend and my brother and his family stopped by on their drive home from Florida. Since Lexi wasn't going to be here for long, we made the most of our time together, dying eggs and having a little egg hunt. Lexi really got into they dying:



The finished product:


Mom and dad supervising:


Dad keeping Hunter entertained:


After the eggs were dry, the Easter Bunny took and hid them. He also laid some plastic eggs. Some were filled with candy, some had little pom-pom chicks (that I helped the Easter Bunny make), and some had blueberries and raspberries. The raspberries were a HUGE hit with Lexi, which made me very happy :)

Lily picked up a few eggs, but it didn't hold her interest too long:



Lexi, on the other hand, was all about the hunt:



We took the nice weather as an opportunity to take some family portraits:


Grandma, grandpa and the grandkids:


Lexi is a really great big sister. Unfortunately, I don't think I was ever this nice to my brother...


Dad thinks the title of this one should be "Family Tree":


Like grandma, like granddaughter:


Hunter looking adorable, as usual:


What a great day!


Corey said...

What a fun day!

Lisa T. said...

How great that you got to get some family photos all together.
Sometimes it is so difficult to coordinate everyone.
Looks like you made a really special day with your ever expanding family.

Cami said...

So cute! I like the tree photo!

Nanny said...

It was nice that you could all be together. Really nice photos. Looks like everyone had a great time.
I liked the family tree pic too.

Zack said...

We had a great time too! Thanks for having us over. The pics are great.

And no, you were never that nice to me. :-)

Doug said...

Beautiful pictures, as always. I love the shots of the whole clan. Those are really great. The second one of Lexi is my favorite though.

Butts said...

Great pictures Brook, as usual. Helps to have really great looking subjects though!!!

Tami S said...

I love the family tree picture. You all look so happy.

Bumble's Bounce said...

What a special day... you all are one lucky family:)

Merrily said...

Hi Brook and Corey,

Loved the pictures. My favorite was the family tree.

Isn't it funny how brothers always get the last word? Is it my imagination or do Lexi and Lily look like sisters?

Thanks for the smiles.