C felt silly.
H finished first grade.
Then C felt serious.
We went on a long car trip to states nether.
We camped and hung out with Brad’s family at his uncles’ cabin in the Loyalsock State Forest, Pennsylvania. My kids saw their first fire flies (yay! so yay! I like fireflies more than they do, it turns out, but still yay!)
We drove to Oxford, PA, to Brad’s parents’ house.
We went to a minor league baseball game in Maryland and saw the fireworks, very close and loud.
We rode on an old steam train through farm country.
We drove to Delaware and met up with Chris and Olivia. We ate crab. We camped at Cape Henlopen State Park. We saw dolphins.
We drove home. We picked up our new puppy on the way.