Niece Carol takes a vacation

Northern Minnesota, August 2005

Niece Carol writes:

Whilst you were across the ocean, we were UpNorth, trying to catch fish, sun and fun. Did a little of each, but Mother Nature shed more than a few tears on us so we came home feeling a bit cheated.

I don't know how to do anything fancy with these pictures, but thought I would attach them so you could enjoy. You are NOT authorized to publish them in any way, shape or form.

I figure that last comment is a plea for help!

candles on lasagnaIt was Charles' 14th birthday, and he asked for lasagna instead of cake. I'm not sure candles on hot lasagne is a good idea.

fishIt will have been good if they brought other groceries. Just in case.

skiingIn the "Land of 10,000 lakes" summer fun often involves water.

splashOops!

For more pictures, see the slideshow (sidebar).