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PIB July 2009

I need to catch up a bit and since I (was) home on a snow day today (a few weeks ago), I thought that I would take advantage of this time (and put some pictures into a post)...  I'm just now getting around to actually putting captions to the pictures and posting this... 3 or so weeks later! 

Remember back when I was talking about our planned trip and how excited that I was about going on this trip!!!  Well, it was exactly what we thought it would be like and we all had a blast.

It went a little something like this....

Wine, good food, bike riding, ice cream trips, riding around in the golf cart, exploring, sleeping, pool time, wine, bar hoping, naps, etc...

Depending on the day, we had different people there...

Day 1 -3: we had my dad, my mom, s., my sister, her (now) fiance and myself.
Day 3-4: then it was my mom, my dad, s. and me!
Day 4- 6: was my mom, s., and me!
Day 6 - 8: my mom, my sister, my brother, s. and me.

S, my mom and I all were lucky enough to be there the WHOLE time!

Here are some pictures from our trip:


My mom and I crossing over to the island on the Ferry, along with Toby & S.



My mom and sister in our cabin.



This is sort of a silly picture, but basically, we're driving a golf cart that seats 4 people.  We had 6 people so we had to have my sister & her fiance followed behind to drive into town.  It's only about a 10 minute ride, not bad at all but the bike ride in was a little rough on your bottom.



Clearly, I look confused.  We get into to town and meet up with my friend and co-worker.  She immediately wants me to do this jello shot with her and this is how it works... I wasn't completely sure how it was going to work, as you can see on my face.  It was good though!



The word of the weekend was "couple buckle", because on the golf cart, that's all the had...



On the island, you're either driving a golf cart, walking or riding a bike.  There are a select few that will drive their car around the island but not very many do... hence the golf cart parking lot.



And then P. {my sister's fiance} wanted to try it too and by then I was a prop... Look at us go!




From the top of momument...





Right after a bowl of their lobster bisque on the pier... YUM!


A pit stop on the way to another winery...



We did several wine tastings.  There were 2 places to do so on the island and we visited both places multiple times during our stay.  These are my parents enjoying some wine out of the winery's classes dixie cups...



One of the winery's...



We stopped at the PIB Brewery and got this jug'o beer.  We refilled it three times during our trip!  It was awesome!  Yummy wheat beer.



Me, enjoying an adult beverage and some pool time.  I think shortly after this picture, I passed out took a nap and then rallied for the next event.


This is how my dad, Red (my parents dog) and Toby (our dog) spent the afternoon...

We had a great time spending time relaxing, drinking wine and doing nothing.  It was a great trip and we can't wait to get back there!  Who wouldn't enjoy this sort of trip!


Comments

Alyson said…
Dave and I really need to make a trip up there. It looks like a ton of fun!
Iris Took said…
Man this post makes me want to drink!
That looked like SO much fun! Sounds like a great trip

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