Monday, August 23, 2010

Stormy Night and the end of Gazebo Construction


This weekend Uncle Roo Roo and Aunt Sara came to visit . . . and well except for one ridge of shingles the gazebo is finished!  I have never been so happy to see Santa on the roof of that gazebo again WITH SCAFFOLDING  . . . as I was this weekend.  Thanks to Uncle Roo  Roo for all his help!!  



 
Some night time construction was required.  It was 105 degrees this weekend where we live.  

 


Santa digging a trench for the electricity.

Uncle Roo Roo is an electrician and helped Santa install electricity to the gazebo for a ceiling fan and lighting.  I LOVE it!!!


After the gazebo construction was over and the fan and lights were installed, there was a terrific lightning storm.  Santa and I sat outside and watched the storm move in, the breeze from that front was heavenly.







Santa did such a great job on this (even though he won't take credit for it).  Just what I wanted.  He's the best!!!

Here are some pretty cool lightning photos I was able to capture.  

That was my weekend.  So what did you do this weekend?



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3 comments:

  1. How fabulous!! And what amazing lightening shots!!!! It is supposed to get hot here in the high desert of SoCal this week. Oh yippee!!!!

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  2. Wow y'all worked hard on the gazebo, even into the night. That is dedication! I love storms but have never gotten a lightning shot quite like that one. Excellent!

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  3. I am glad you stopped by my blog. I love the gazbo. The lighting pics are amazing. Lighting scares the heck out of me, but the pics are neat.

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