Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Saturday my youngest explained to Grandpa that his ninja obstacle course wasn't quite challenging enough anymore. He wanted a rope to climb, but Grandpa's trees are all pines - none have those spreading branches that are so necessary for ropes and such.
 So Grandpa cut down a small tree with the chainsaw. And then bolted/tied it across two other trees!


 Then all the cousins showed up, right on time...
 {beer}
And tree swinging ~
We are so lucky to have my dad! 
 
Posted by Katy On 2:27 PM 8 comments

8 comments :

  1. I so love that play house. I build one when I was 14 in my backyard. LOL they are fun to have (at any age.) The rope swings for the ninja and apprentices look neat!

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  2. Charity you've got to come visit us, we're ready whenever you are!

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  3. my son's best toy was a 40' length of rope my dad gave him. and re the abuse post, yes we are kin! :) sixth sense can be trusted!

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  4. I love your dad! Reminds me of the time my husband and his dad built a swing set in our yard because "those damn kits are too small". LOL. I didn't realize there was a tallest swing set competition. Silly me.

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  5. Dude seriously your dad is awesome. I think awesome grandparents are so important!!

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  6. That is so awesome. Your Dad seems like a wonderful man Katy. How lucky your kids are to have him in their life!

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  7. Hi
    next time you are here I will take you in . how goes it with you?

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  8. You are so right about you Dad. i still miss mine so much. He loved my kids ..the best memories!!!

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