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Monday, September 1, 2008

Birdy Num-Nums in Spokane,Washington

These pictures were taken at a river side restaurant in the beautiful city of Spokane. It is a lovely, quiet, old city with amazing restaurants, old buildings and shops. Not to mention the Ho-Jo was something else (jk). We truly had an action packed go-go-go trip that left us all exhausted but happy. Little Pip though has come down with a fever and diarrhea and got us up over six times last night. idaho and northern Washington are beautiful states with fir and ponderosa forests, prairies, lakes and mountains. Couer d'Alene Idaho is such a great little city. One thing I love about the states is their unbeatable variety of Mexican restaurants, and all restaurants in general. Those Americans really know how to eat.
I would have more exciting pictures of our day at Boulder Beach water park--a terrifying raft ride down a water slide with KW, T, Me and the Mist. But we didn't take the camera along on our water sporting. All the kids loved the wave pool, Pip laughed at each wave. This trip proved that all four of our charges will be ripe for Disney World next month. All 4 kids were beyond brave and loved all the rides. We had three rooms in each hotel so the big kids had the kid room, Pip and I shared and T and Mom shared. All was well and everyone behaved themselves even when the refried beans from The Couer d'Alene Mexican place wrecked havoc on some bowels (won't mention names...but you know who you are!)
I have never driven so much in my life! Day 1--kelowna to Nelson
Day 2--Nelson to Silverwood,
Silverwood to Couer d'Alene. Day 3--Couer d'Alene to Silverwood, Silverwood to Couer d'Alene and Cour d'Alene to spokane.
Day 4--Spokane to Nelson.
Day 5--Nelson to Kelowna.
I'm pooped and the big girls start back to school in the morning. Both have new bus stops so I'll be up bright and early helping them find them.




3 Comments:

Blogger John's pic of the day said...

awesome pics over the last few days!
what a great trip. Superfragelistic espialladotious!

September 2, 2008 at 7:43 PM  
Blogger QueenMJ said...

yES, JUST THINK OF THE FUN THAT AWAITS YOU OUT WEST...

September 2, 2008 at 8:11 PM  
Blogger Sandra said...

Great job of the pictures and description of our trip. We had a great time didn't we!!!

September 4, 2008 at 11:15 AM  

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