.

.

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Walk & Hollow tree | part 2

I don't know how many times I've had to type out this post . . . . once I did and someone closed down the page without saving it, then the computer restarted and I didn't have it saved. Then the picture hosting website wasn't working . . . ugh. Anyways, I hope this is the final time I will have to write out this post.



walk & hollow tree 020

This is like my favorite shot to get on our loonngg driveway.
walk & hollow tree 023

Yes, that's me throwing a snowball at my sister. *cough* I'm so nice, aren't I? She did put snow down my sweater when I was trying to take the first picture . . .

walk & hollow tree 031

Max took a lot of these pictures. Thanks Max!

walk & hollow tree 038

Nehemiah in the stroller. Every time I say, "Nehemiah, you're so cute." He says, "Cookie!" I guess he thinks I'll give him a cookie or something.

walk & hollow tree 042

Later that beautiful afternoon we went to the pond.

walk & hollow tree 044

I got a few pictures of Anna . . .

walk & hollow tree 045

walk & hollow tree 046

I really like this little spring house. It's perfect for pictures!

walk & hollow tree 049

Of course I couldn't resist taking a few pictures of the frozen pond. ;)

walk & hollow tree 051

walk & hollow tree 052

The next day {it was a drearier day} Anna and I decided to go for a hike and take some pictures of the hollow tree Samuel had found {he saw it first, so he claims it's his}

walk & hollow tree 053

In case you're wondering where we are, it's in the cornfield behind the pond. Of course there aren't cornfields in the wintertime. I don't think I'm big on cornfields . . . I've gotten lost in one before. I was by myself & barefooted. And I was lost for a while. Not fun.

walk & hollow tree 055


Anna looks like somebody from Little House on the Prairie or something . . . 

walk & hollow tree 056

See the trees way down there? That's where the huge hollow tree is.

walk & hollow tree 065

We finally crossed the forever ending cornfield, got down to the creek, and reached the tree! =D

walk & hollow tree 057

walk & hollow tree 058

I decided to get some pictures inside of the hollow tree so you can actually see how big it is. I had to use the flash {not my favorite} but here you go:

walk & hollow tree 060


It looks a lot bigger than that in real life...all four of my brothers, sister, and I can fit in it. Probably five people can fit inside.

Well, there's the end of our Hollow Tree Adventure. We've already hidden from evil dwarfs inside of it and pretended to be pioneers. ;) Who knows what we'll use it for next time?

Oh, and we're still sick. Thank you all for the birthday wishes, and all the comments on Anna's blog made her day!

Psalm 30:4 ~ Sing to the LORD, you His faithful ones, and praise Him for His holy name.

13 comments:

  1. That tree would be so much fun!!! So many adventures just waiting there right?
    And the you hitting Anna with a snowball picture.. Soo funny! Any way hope you get better soon! In Christ, Hope

    ReplyDelete
  2. Hi Kendra!

    Thanks so much for entering my giveaway :) It made my day! And thank you for inviting me to enter yours. I definitely will!

    You have a really nice blog, and your photography is beautiful! That hollow tree like something you would find in a movie! It looks like so much fun!

    Now I'm heading over to your sister's blog to wish her a happy belated birthday! :)

    ReplyDelete
  3. I'd love a hollow tree to hide in...and read in peace!

    ReplyDelete
  4. Kendra,

    We live near A TON of corn fields. And sometimes when we are driving by I'll say, "Look more CORN!"

    Kelsey!

    ReplyDelete
  5. That is a really cool tree! It looks like you had fun. :-) Hope you feel better soon.
    ~Emilie

    ReplyDelete
  6. Hello, dear friend! I just wanted to let you know that there is a surprise waiting for you at my blog!;)
    Hope you have a blessed day!
    Lots of Love,
    Grace

    ReplyDelete
  7. You've got some great shots! I love the ones of the frozen pond. (Thank you for the scripture cards, they were so encouraging! :)

    ReplyDelete
  8. OH. MY. CHOCOLATE. Now how is that fair that you guys have a ton of awesome trees, and all I have it a few trees that aren't even 10 inches in diameter?!

    ReplyDelete
  9. That hollow tree is the coolest thing ever! What a neat find! And what gorgeous property you are all living on - lovely, lovely!

    ReplyDelete
  10. Very nice photos, y'all look very cold! ;)
    I hope you're feeling better.

    ReplyDelete
  11. THAT TREE IS SO COOL!! I wish I could come visit and we could play Grace and Lynne. *sigh* We found a slightly hollow tree. ;) Its so small. and we aren't sure how much of it is hollow. Its pretty cool though. ;)

    ReplyDelete

thanks for sharing your thoughts -- comments make my day!