We didn't tell the kids where we were going, and they were super excited when they woke up from their naps and realized where the car was parked.
|The Mississippi River-|
right next to our hotel
|Me and the kiddos.|
Two kids both looking at the camera is overrated anyway.
|On the other side of the tank was a |
pretty amazing (camera shy) octopus
|Rachel building her boat.|
|LARGE American Alligator.|
Big. Really big.
|Looking at turtles and stuff.|
The bottom of this water display with her nose? Not sure.
|My little girl and a BIG fish.|
|The Water Park!|
|Rachel climbing up to the slide|
|Rachel coming down from the slide|
|Ryan and daddy.|
I went on the slides too, but we don't really need to see pictures of that.
|Ryan wearing daddy's hat.|
Hanging out with his Jill.
The trip was fun and the kids were unusually good. Jake and I ditched our diets and pigged out on pizza. So all in all, it was a great summer weekend get-away.