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Monday, March 9, 2009

Skipped home depot today...

I spent my saturday watching stuffed animals dance and lip sync for 2 hours. Elmos is a superstar! The show was pretty good. The beans was captivated for two hours watching all of her favorite monsters/animals dance around and do their thing. It was really awesome to see the look on the beans face and to see her start to dance in her seat. The balloons were 8 bucks a pop, programs were 12 bucks. Wow. We got a program as a keep sake, but that was it. It was a good day.

Sunday was filled with going to breakfast, parks and riding the slides. It was our first weekend that we could be outside, hence we did it up. Hit two parks! One is pretty close to the house and we stopped at a friends house on the way, and picked up more little ones in our travels. Amazing how kids bring all of the parents together. If people are hanging outside we usually gather a parent and the kids and all walk up together. We ended up at a school playground with a nice group of people. On our way home, after playing for an hour, we walked our friends to their house and began our half a block walk home. After about 20 feet the beans was running and took a little spill. A head first slide on the sidewalk. Her face is a bit bruised up, and she looks pretty rough. It was our first big spill. Scraps and bruises and even a little blood. My heart breaks a little each time I look at her. As parents you know it is going to happen, you expect it to happen, it just doesn't make it any easier when it does. She cried for a few minutes and then looked up and said ' better'. We cleaned her up, and now she is good to go. Just looks like she went a few rounds with a boxer.
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3 comments:

Jess said...

Awh, sounds like a good weekend, minus the little fall. Hope she's feeling better!

As always, I am jealous that the weather is warming up everywhere but here. Two parks?! I wish! I spent the weekend curled under a blanket, cursing the winter gods.

Sarcastically Bitter said...

Live shows are always great for kids.

Awww hope Beans is okay. It's cute that she got up and said "better".

Lucky you that it's warm there. It keeps getting colder here. It's
-35C today.

Adriana said...

Sounds like a fun weekend. We enjoyed the good weather outside also. It's amazing how resiliant little kids are. Sometimes we feel worse than they do when they take a tumble.