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Family Fun

We took a little family outing to Boise on Saturday. We started off at the Zoo.
It may have been the best trip to the zoo ever. It only cost us a dollar to get in because of our membership at a different zoo. It was cloudy and just cool enough for long sleeves. The kids were all good and had an absolutely amazing time.
We will be going back. After all, Brendan needs to visit his new best friend, the Komodo Dragon. Myself, I was pretty impressed by the huge crane.

Next we headed to Boise Fry Company. Thanks Food Network for the tip. Best fries of my life. Seriously. And the burger was pretty great too. I wish I had taken pictures but as soon as our food arrived we fell upon it like a pack of wild dogs. We tried three different types of potatoes in three different cuts with two different sprinkles (smoked salt and vinegar salt) and four different sauces (spicy fry sauce, blueberry ketchup, regular old ketchup and a heavenly garlic sauce). Next time Brendan wants to try the Chef's special which is fries fried in duck fat and topped with black truffle salt. It's a good thing for my waistline that its a two hour drive from home. Everyone should come visit- we'll pick you up from the airport and go straight to Boise Fry Company.

And the rest of the day was pretty unpicture-worthy. We drove by a place Brendan used to live. Tried to visit a family he knew- they weren't home. We went to the mall and shopped at the stores they don't have here- Dillards and Williams Sonoma, specifically. Brendan bought dress shirts, shoes and a peel. We got ice cream and dragged our tired butts back home. It was a very good day.


balloongal said…
I love hearing about fun family days. Way to go, guys.

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