I guess one of the benefits to the construction/endless rain mix is that it creates a play opportunity for the children. Yesterday Avery and Ryan decided to "mudboard" down the muddy tractor tracks that lead to our backyard. Since we're having a new leach field put in, there is no shortage of dirt around and the slope on the side of the house made combined with several weeks of rain made for optimal mudboarding conditions.
Here's the obligatory "Hi-5"
"Hmmm..can we get any dirtier?"