Saturday was unusual in that our power went out for 3.5 hours. It was sunny with barely a cloud in the sky, so we figure it was an overload of everyone turning their air conditioning on. We ended up doing burgers on the grill and hanging out in the front yard to catch the breeze. Came back on around 7:30, just in time to cool off the house so the kids could go to bed.
Today to celebrate Father's Day we put Doug to work. Wasn't very relaxing, but as I told him, he has received a sense of accomplishment for Father's Day! We got the backyard ship-shape for summer, including putting up the shade gazebo, new sand in the sandbox, and filling up the little wading pool. In fact, the one you'll see in the video below we discovered had a crack in it, so I bought a plastic wading pool for $12. It'll work just fine seeing as Charlie will want to be taking dips, and Roman likes to do daredevil stunts like the following: