As well as several required stops in the 'burbs, including Norwalk:
|tinkering on a Steinway, no big whoop|
|the Shore of Haven|
(not pictured: 3 seperate trips to Stew Leonard's, all including ice cream)
And then there's Milford:
|Tahoe doesn't have the Nation's only Fanny Bridge|
|a Shleckarific run down Ocean Beach waterslide|
|and dinner at Captain Scott's|
The fun just never ends!
But the most important ritual of all is the event that attracts followers from near and far. The players sometimes change, but the goal remains the same: to make the biggest splash. This year's contest had a definite olympic flair, and participants large and small put their very hearts and souls into the competition.
First we have the individual Cannonball event:
Then we line 'em up en masse
followed by gender specific exhibitions
|boys! I lost one of them underwater|
|girls! oddly underrepresented at a Corey family gathering|
...straight from the seed truck!
|how can something so inappropriate be so perfectly fantastic?!|