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Sundays in my City - Just Fun!

A lazy Sunday afternoon....

Fun filled day at McKelvey Park in Harlingen, TX

We took a drive to Harlingen, Texas (30 minutes from the beach) to a park near downtown and is off the Arroyo, Colorado River that runs through the Rio Grande Valley. The river is still flooded from the hurricanes that came within a few miles south and actually hit Mexico. We still had a great amount of watershed. The mosquito are numerous right by the banks and some of the grass is still soaked in mud. But it's still a beautiful sight.
So, daddy slid down the slide with Eli and we brought my cousin, "Z" with us and we told them that we would always play hide-n-seek, so they played that for about 10 minutes and then got bored! lol We found a tree with exposed roots and we told them about all the water that was being pushed through all the rivers and dams in the area so that it would flood and the water probably reached all the way to the tree. They were amazed. That tree was a good 30 feet away from the bank and about 3 feet away in height. Oh and Eli was wrapped in her Moby! We ended the day taking a walk through the Rio Grande Premium outlets! That was a day full of fun and exciting!

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  1. Any day at the park is a great day!

  2. Lazy Sundays are the best kind! Great pictures. Looks like you guys had fun.

  3. I love the picture by the tree. You guys know how to have a good time.

  4. Great photos of your family. Looks like a really fun day.

  5. Looks like a beautiful day for a family outing to the park.


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