Saturday, July 31, 2010


They poured on Thursday and hopefully be back to put in score lines today. Fence installed on Monday and we are finished!

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Friday, July 23, 2010

The pool is 92 degrees

Quite the hot spell down here. Need to get the water feature in to cool the pool off at night.

Monday, July 19, 2010

What are these birds?

And why do they think my house is now their home?

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Our first Swim!

Who needs concrete....spent last two days brushing and vacuuming the pool, start up chemicals are installed. Hope to get concrete in by end of week and get the salt system started once the pool is balanced.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Miss Poofy Hair

Emily got her braids taken out tonight.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Our new retaining wall

The guy did an amazing job.

Our new steps

Are we home in NC?

Look what Harris Teeter carries now.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Sunday, July 11, 2010

Hup Holland

World Cup fever here in Aruba as the Dutch are playing Spain today in the final. If Holland wins it will be a crazy night of partying here in Aruba.

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Sunset at Dinner

We had our anniversary dinner at a great Italian restaurant at the tip of the island and got this great sunset.

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Dancing at Salsa night

We went to the other resort that Beck's parents are staying and enjoyed a home cooked spaghetti dinner and some salsa dancing.

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Ahhh Parrots

Island Girl

Emily got her hair braided this morning!

Feeding the fish

This is just outside the resort. We feed the fish our leftovers.

Monday, July 5, 2010

I love this sign!

This is on the side of a building in downtown Oranjestad.

Hello from Aruba

Saturday, July 3, 2010

Out to lunch!

We have wifi in the lobby so I can update the blog regularly. Emily and I going out to lunch.


Just got back from a great breakfast. Off to swim in the pools.