Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Visit from Friends (pt 1)

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We recently had some of our closest friends come to visit us here in Texas. We were so excited since we hadn't seen them since January 2010!!! Ok and by we, I mean as a whole...Vegas was lucky enough to see them a few times in between but not the kids & I!

Their little guy, I, ain't so little any more...

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And...they have a new little one who is just a wee bit younger than Achoo!

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She has more hair than Achoo...and she's soooo cute! I borrowed her to play around with my camera and stuff since Achoo was sleeping and the big ones wanted nothing to do with me...I plopped her into the grass.

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This is the 'I don't know if I like this look'...

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She looked at her Mom to be like "do I like this?"

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And...well, she decided she really didn't like it. M said they have no grass at their house...

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Texas grass, in my opinion, isn't really grass. I mean, its green but its brown...and regardless of the fact that our sprinklers go off every other day the temperatures are still 98-100 ALL THE STINKING TIME...and well, that makes for some rough grass.

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The bigger kids were playing on bikes, scooters and wagons...

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And, with chalk paint...

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I love chalk paint...and I love Peanut's little braids...

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I moved E to the driveway and she was much happier!

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see...

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Ok...this is getting crazy...this girl is BEAUTIFUL...

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I told M I was only going to share the ones I loved...uh...problem...

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One, I took too many photos...two...how can you not love all of these?

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Look, Gator was there too!

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We got tons of photos of Gator & the Little Surfer, I.

After playing out front, we went out back...

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She is a huge fan of the slip n' slide

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I think slip n' slides are awesome. Dangerous...perhaps, but fun...totally. I bought one for 9.00 at Walmart, good deal. Bad thing - it popped on the third time I went to use it. I brought it back and then bought the triple one -- yeah, I couldn't get the whole thing wet no matter where I put it in the yard so I returned it and went with the 9.00 one again. It works, the kids love it...and it was $9. Oh...and I kept my receipt!

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I (this is so funny using I so I think I'm going to stick with the Surfer kid) fell and bumped his head and then decided he didn't like the slip n' slide...so Gator comforted him.

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This photo will be at their wedding.

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I couldn't help but snap a million pictures because we had such a short time to hang out...I mean, it wasn't short but it wasn't like it was before -- aka, all the time.

After all that playing Gator helped to make pizza...yes, pink pizza!

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Tons more to come...but that's it for part one :)

1 comment:

FourJedis said...

Super-cute pictures. I love Peanut's braids too. :) Glad they had a good time.