Note the explorer's bad slung over her shoulder, complete with explorer's notebook for making notes and marking maps.
Pausing to rest, get a drink, and
catch up with the note taking.
L. is a good noticer, and discovered this large stick bug in the path.
She then named that particular bit of path, "Stick Bug Pass".
On the way home. Note the more drooping shoulders of a tired girl.
The old cherry tree that G. and L. have named, "The Hollow".
Dang Japanese beetles
And I'm not entirely sure these peaches will actually ripen. We're still waiting.
Upon arriving home, L. went to play nicely with siblings, and equilibrium was restored for a while.