Sweepin' the Clouds Away".
No, not on Sesame Street, but the air did smell sweet, on Whidbey Island. It seems like it took half of our time to get through Seattle this morning, and again this afternoon because the traffic was awful, but it was well worth it to spend some time in the sun on the island.
While we weeded and tidied up the yard, we had plenty of time to observe the comings and goings of the vacationers.
Isaac and Irene are ready for a canoe ride on the bay.
Grandpa gives Jill, Jan and the kids a shove off.
Remember the frog shirts? It's Frog Camp Day at Whidbey.
Jill decided it was bikini time.
Fun on the beach.
Beach soccer with Uncle Jake.
We left a little before three so we could stop at Bayview Nursery and still catch the 3:30 ferry. We had never quite timed our visits right to catch the Laburnum Walk in full splendor. Today we did!
Wow. The air was certainly sweet here.
A sweet, sunny day.