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Schoen princesses! (And a dancing queen!)

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None of these dancing pictures really turned out, but it was such precious night, I can’t not save them!

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Family picnic at Lake Charlevoix

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Corn-hole champion1

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Ring around the rosie

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Totally pooped. Dancing all night tends to do that to you. :)

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1-2-3 Swinging across Portland’s sidewalks

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A sleepy walk through a hilltop park

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Snuggles

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When in the North-East… we eat at Friendly’s!!!

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We couldn’t go to New Hampshire without doing at least a little blueberry picking!

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Running as fast as her little legs will carry her!

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Today’s catch!

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First Annual French Family Mountain Climb!

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She’s well prepared with her very own whistle and compass. :)

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In the hut at the top of the mountain, going over the game plan for tomorrow.

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View from the top.

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The falls by our overnight hut.

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Headed back down again (in the rain!) the next morning!

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Cozy little ride down the mountain. Perfect time for a nap.

Susan's first plan ride!

Susan’s first airplane ride!

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These two were asleep like the dead.  They didn't move a muscle for hours!

Sleeping soundly at Great Grandpa’s cottage. They slept just like this, not moving a muscle, for hours!

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First time meeting Great Grandpa French and Great Grandma Jean!

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Last day with “Uncle” Rick. Nice as it will be to get back to normal after eleven straight days of hectic housework, we’re really gonna miss having this guy around!

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"FISHES!!" -Susan

“FISHES!!” -Susan

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Still working on "giraffe".

Still working on “giraffe”.

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Spent the afternoon in a deep green smoothie-induced coma.

Spent the afternoon in a deep green smoothie-induced coma.’

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Napping out in a rainstorm, because painters and carpenters have taken over our house!

Napping out in a rainstorm, because painters and carpenters have taken over our house!