|Poolside in Charlotte.|
|Shades on and ready for Day 1 at Ocean Isle Beach.|
|Can you dig it, fool?|
|Spectacular lightning storm in the evening. |
It only rained once the whole week!
|Morning run along the shore.|
|Catch du Jour.|
|Chowing down on the perfect size cob.|
|Foster could not join us at the beach,|
but we got our fix with Fin at the Ocean Isle Fishing Center.
|After dinner at the Giggling Mackerel.|
|Patriotism at its finest.|
|4th of July Parade with cousins, Lexi and Juli.|
|Admiring the golf cart floats in the parade.|
|Stars and stripes family photo.|
|Hamilton proudly waving his miniature flag to all the passers by.|
|Patriotic beachwear model.|
|Watching the waves with Mama.|
|Who knows how many miles this truck saw in the sand!|
|Bocce Ball fanatics.|
|Wish we could stay here all summer!|
|Daddy: 10 stitches after landing on an oyster bed in the canal.|
Hamilton: Boo-boos from beach shoes.
|Soaking up our last day at the beach.|
|We stopped on the Foothills Parkway to take in|
the scenic view on the way to Gatlinburg, TN.
|Watching the diver feed the fish at Ripley's Aquarium.|
|Petting a horseshoe crab.|
|Waving at the penguins.|
|Debating which dance move to debut |
at Eric and Jordan's wedding in Martin, TN.
|Taking a breather at the hottest wedding we've ever attended.|
|Reunited and it feels so good!|
|Sitting on top of Foster has to be a |
close second to sitting on the beach!