Besides some traveling on my part, we've been taking it easy and trying to beat the heat (96 in the shade, 110 in the sun) and hosting the in-laws... so here's a few photos of hanging out:
Taking the kayak out on the neighbor's pond:
The 6 year old niece actually can play some real chess!
and now the blackberries are coming in! I really watered them a lot this year, I'm hoping we'll get so much we'll have to make jam. If not, I'll go down to town and pick gallons down there.
Here's this morning's pancake covering: