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Day at the Lake



Even though we've been here almost two years, we keep finding new places. Yesterday, we finally decided to take the kids swimming for the first time this summer. Being cheap, we decided to try out a local lake rather than the YMCA pool. Great decision. Look at how beautiful this place is.





Sand and a shallow area for the kids to play on. Docks, a diving board and a duck. It's great. And it cost $3 for us to get in. Not $3 each. $3 total. I definately see us coming back a lot next summer.

Notice something about the picture above? No swimmers. That's because we got there at the same time as all those dark clouds and some distant thunder. That's ok, there was plenty to keep us occupied until the lifeguards let people back in the water.

Snacks.




A playground.

















Rocks to climb.






Finally, we got into the water.
















And they absolutely loved it. Since we stopped for shaved ice on the way home, it was pretty much the best day ever.



Obviously.

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