A Camping We Will Go!

I did tell you we were having the boys (some of them) this weekend….well, we had this bright idea! Set up the tent in the living room….
Well, sounded good…on the surface….but then there was the size….and the fact that you could watch TV from only one other place in the living room….and then there was the noise…that the zipper made…CONSTANLY….open-closed-open-closed-open-well, my hair is barely hanging on….but they had fun. That’s what counts right? Matters not that I didn’t get any cleaning done…they are only 6, 4 1/2 and 1 1/2 once in their lives!

We made “ninja food”…because, of course Zackary wanted to play Ninja….and trucks…and trains…and Legos….and he was something I never could quite make out…Monja Man—or something…and Rylan was Bondo Boy…whatever that is…does that mean his drives a Bondo car???

What was funny, in listening to them was, Zackary would stand outside the tent and “ring” a pretend doorbell (by the way, the tent was also called a “cave”)—do caves have doorbells? Anyway, Rylan would say “just a minute”…in a cute voice — all the while little Cy was trying his best to “play where he could”…

Zackary was quick to “tell” me if someone was not playing right. He is the little tattletale of the bunch that was here.

All in all…Papa and I are pooped. No, for this bunch I did NOT clean house before they got here. The cleaning is done after they leave.

Stop back by, once my sanity returns…I will post a devotion.

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4 responses to “A Camping We Will Go!

  • eph2810

    Looks like though they had a wonderful time at your house. And to me – your house looks clean 🙂Have a blessed week, Angie.

  • lori

    What a FUN weekend!! and Iris is right it looks SPOTLESS from here..:) (and I know they could EAT off that tub!!:))WHAT A BLAST!!! A TENT….mine used to LOVE when we would do that, but you are right….the zipper!!!what a FUN gram you are!! now, get some sleep! those boy will wear you out!!:)Hey and congrats…YOU BIG WINNER YOU!!! HOW FUN!!!hopefully you’ll recover soon and we’ll chat this week….HEY, it could have been worse…you could have had to SET THE TENT UP YOURSELF….imagine that!!:)That’s why we married them!!:)Hey~what a GREAT idea about the smileys….order the big giant ones and put a verse on them…what a COOL idea…I’m telling you DAD gives them out EVERYWHERE….to EVERYONE…it’s an evangelization tool…..like Amy says it’s life witnessing!I LOVE IT!!!Have a great night…NINJA dreams!!hugs,lori

  • Chris

    Hey Ninja-Lady!You must be exhausted! Smiling, but exhausted. What an amazing weekend. May your house get back to normal with “Ninja Power”Blessings,Chris

  • ellen b.

    What sweet grandparents you are! Those boys are gonna have some treasured memories…I hope you’re sitting down now with your feet up and a cup of something nice in your hand….

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