Lanie and Lindsey in Lovely Ludington

From: Lanie <hollandnotthecountry@4natr.net>

Date:  August 2, 2015  7:39P.M.

To: Dakota <dakotanotthestate @4natr.net>

Subject: Living in Ludington

Guess what? I’m in Ludington, MI with Lindsey

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and our first day here has been pretty spectacular. You remember I mentioned I entered a photo contest at AGPT? I’ve been nervous about telling Lindsey about it because I know she’ll want to get involved and she may have some crazy, not to mention dangerous, ideas on what I should do in each photo. But since she’s an explorer with outside genes like me, I thought I’d tell her about it.

We sat on the swing and I cautiously told her my news.

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“Lanie! This is great! Now I have a mission to work on for this whole week while we’re here. I bet I can come up with some blazingly cool ideas. We are SO going to win this!

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Hmm, let’s see, you said the first photo is called occupations? Well, what’s your favorite thing to do?”

“You know me, I like doing anything outside. So I think all of these pictures should be outside pictures,” I decided to start cautiously, “One of my favorite things to do is go birdwatching.”

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“Birdwatching sounds boring, but if that’s what you like to do, than I guess we’d better find a spot to do it.”

We hiked to a little birdwatching platform.

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“OK! Grab your binoculars and I”ll start taking pictures of you,” said Lindsey holding her camera ready.

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I grabbed my binoculars and held them up to my face feeling a tad embarrassed to have someone photographing me watching birds especially since there were no birds!

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I watched out over the lake wishing for any kind of bird to come swooping by but not even a seagull showed up! Lindsey continued snapping pictures of me and sighing of boredom.

{Factiod: Seagulls are very clever birds. They can drop eggs on rocks to break them so they can eat them. They can also stamp on the ground as a group to imitate rainfall so the worms can come up.}

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I felt bad, because even I was bored.

“All right,” I sighed, “let’s head back and try and think of something better for the next few rounds.”

“Absolutely! I actually did get some pretty pictures of you right now, see:

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And while I was doing this I came up with some really neat ideas for the next round. I know exactly how you can be “eccentric”. It involves dune hiking so come get your boots on!”

Oh Boy!

xox

Lanie

Note from Heather: There will be at least 4 posts, possibly more, about Lanie and Lindsey’s adventures in Ludington, but since they are all about the photo contest, I have to post them one by one as each round of the photo competition concludes. Hope you enjoy!

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About jackylina

Hi, I'm Heather (the human) and Jacky (the doll) wanted us to start a blog together about all the dolls in my room. I collect 18"dolls such as American Girl, Carpatina, Magic Attic, and Kidz n Cats. I love dressing them up and creating photo stories for you to enjoy! I'm a Christian and you will see a Christian influence in this blog because I can't help glorifying the Lord!
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3 Responses to Lanie and Lindsey in Lovely Ludington

  1. Sunny says:

    I hope Lanie wins the photo contest! 😊 Lindsey sounds like the risk-taker type…..😉
    *Sunny

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