The Macs

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

rainy day

Well after having such beautiful weather last week, this week has been nothing but cloudy skies and rain. But a farmer's wife never complains about rain. It's a rule...and I try my hardest to follow it. :) The crops have to grow, right? So yesterday I let Levi out to play and told him to have fun in the puddles and mud. He went straight for his four wheeler.

 Joel got home and we were standing right inside the back door when we heard someone yelling, "Stuck! Stuck!" The four wheeler didn't quite make it through the mud puddle. 

 He was not very happy about the situation he was in.

 But daddy came to the rescue...

 and off he went again.

Then he moved on to the big puddles in our driveway.

"Watch me!"
Pure joy. A few puddles and mud is all you need to make this little boy happy. I guess we should have been playing in the puddles all day instead of trying to keep ourselves busy inside.

I think a certain little farm boy might be needing some rain boots in the near future!


Blogger The Mershawn's said...

He is adorable. And, my 2 year old boy thinks his "bewts" are awesome. Definitely a must have;)...

March 21, 2012 at 3:27 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

What a fun Mommy you are!

Levi is such a cutie pie :) I'm glad he was able to get his four wheeler un-stuck, but what an adorable little pouty face he had while stuck!

March 21, 2012 at 3:38 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Could he be any cuter? The answer is no! :)

March 21, 2012 at 4:17 PM  
Blogger StitchinQween said...

Oh forget the boots...he'll like mud squishing between his little toes *much* better!

March 21, 2012 at 4:18 PM  
Blogger Julie said...

Hmmm . . . rain boots might be a fun idea. I had to wash two pairs of muddy tennis shoes yesterday. ;) Glad Levi had fun in the rain too.

March 21, 2012 at 4:33 PM  
Blogger Happiness Is... said...

Those pictures are fabulous!

March 21, 2012 at 5:42 PM  
Blogger Kara Janzen said...

Rain boots are a must for farm boys! :)

March 21, 2012 at 7:47 PM  
Blogger Creole Wisdom said...

So messy and so cute!

We've had a bit of rain, too (I'm up in MN) and I'm glad for it. I have brand new Hunter rain boots and need to get some wear out of them.

Love your blog and your great photos Jess!

March 21, 2012 at 8:25 PM  
Blogger Rob and Andrea said...

The look on Levi's face is priceless when he is stuck in the mud! He looks so sad and frustrated. Thank goodness Daddy came to the rescue!

March 21, 2012 at 8:47 PM  
Blogger Mindy Harris said...

oh, cute, as usual. i need to let my kids get a little muddy. i don't want them to be "sissy's"!
also thank you for the wee note and enclosure. a HUGE blessing.

March 21, 2012 at 9:24 PM  
Blogger Unknown said...

Aw, that is too cute! We have been doing a lot of puddle jumping at our house this week as well. It's such a mess, but they sure love it!

March 21, 2012 at 10:14 PM  
Blogger Unknown said...

What an adorable pouty lip he had. Love the pictures and love the joy on his face!!!

March 21, 2012 at 10:50 PM  
Blogger Kendra said...

So cute! We live in Seattle & do rainy days outside all the time! Buy rain gear, let kids play outside & jump in puddles & then come inside for bath time & hot chocolate! Takes up a good portion of an afternoon!
Have fun!

March 21, 2012 at 11:39 PM  
Blogger Mum2twopreciousgifts said...

Love, love, love the photos! Thank you so much for sharing.

Michelle :)

March 22, 2012 at 5:44 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Check your Target for rain boots... ours has marked them down 30% off! Making them like 12 bucks!

March 22, 2012 at 11:09 AM  
Blogger Mindee@ourfrontdoor said...

All the best mamas let their kids play in mud puddles.

And the series of him running towards you?


March 22, 2012 at 11:10 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Skip the mud boots and get chest waders! My boys LAY DOWN in the puddles the melting snow creates. They come inside completely soaked, covered in mud, and shivering. But they love it!

March 22, 2012 at 1:03 PM  
Blogger Lexie Loo, Lily, Liam & Dylan Too said...

I love the rainy day pics! He is getting so big!

March 22, 2012 at 6:32 PM  
Blogger meg duerksen said...

we don't have rain boots either!!
we have ruined ALL the shoes in this house this week.
and there is MUD everywhere....farms! i am not quite good at this yet. :)

March 22, 2012 at 6:54 PM  
Blogger Beth said...

Oh my goodness he is so cute! I absolutely love the picture where his bottom lip is sticking out! I think he looks a lot like my 2.5 year old, actually. Sounds like our boys would get along so well!

March 22, 2012 at 7:32 PM  
Anonymous Sarah @ said...

He is soooooo adorable; I cannot get over it!

Hey, check out thrift shops for rain boots. We buy ours for Charlotte for about $3 a pop. It's awesome.

March 23, 2012 at 11:20 AM  

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