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County Fair and the First Day of School

Warning- this post is essentially just a whole lot of pictures of my cute kids. A whole lot.

First off- the county fair was this past weekend. We went. We had fun.

Anna was terrified of the chickens, refused to touch a bunny, but utterly in love with the horses.


She made me take this picture.


And then, of course, Sam made me take this picture.


Ellery had to ask the owner and go first....


But Anna actually touched a horse. It was the highlight of her young life. What kind of kid is scared to touch a bunny but willing to touch a horse?











So much to see and do. We all had a blast.

Then, this morning was the first day of school.


This morning when Brendan went to wake up the girls Anna was perched on the edge of her bed practically vibrating with excitement. He had to wake up Ellery. Her response was "I think I am going to just sleep some more."


Sam insisted on laying out his clothes for the day last night when the girls where picking out theirs.


My sassy second grader.


She is so very, very excited.


My little bit excited, little bit scared Kindergartner.



She's a little sicky, so I really hope the day goes OK for her. I'm missing her right about now.


And Sam started missing his sisters as soon as we got out to the parking lot. We're going to try and have some fun Mommy and Sam adventures this year.


librarybat said…
So two things: 1) Bree wouldn't touch the bunny either, but she loved the goats. And 2), I love that in the picture of Ellery where you mention she's sick, there's a bottle of Germ-X in the background. Very apropos. :) Looks like a fun weekend! Good luck to the girls!

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