Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Zoo Boo...The Movie(s)

And now for some video clips from our SPOOKY FUN day at the Zoo! So many people complimented me on my costume. They thought I was sooooo cute and many especially loved the little barrel around my neck. Mommy and Daddy were amazed that I happily kept the whole costume on throughout the trip, even the hoodie ear part. I also walked the entire zoo by myself, all the way down the big hill to the elephants and back up again. I finally let Mommy and Daddy carry me a bit when we were almost to the parking lot heading home.

Beware...there are a LOT of video clips! But they were all just too cute to leave any of them out!

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This tunnel leads to the inside of the cougar habitat. There is a "lookout" spot where you can stand up and see the cougar up close. I just wanted to crawl in and out of the tunnel. Everyone around thought I was so brave to just crawl right in there when I'm such a small one!
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Zoo BOO!

Over the weekend we enjoyed another fun fall outing...the Zoo BOO at Seneca Park Zoo! It was another beautiful autumn day with a great way to celebrate being 18 months old. We had so many neat pictures that Mommy decided to try creating her first ever online scrapbook. Enjoy!


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Sunday, October 19, 2008

Fall Fun at the Pumpkin Patch

Yesterday we enjoyed a fun trip to Wickham Farms to pick out the perfect pumpkin. We ended up choosing two - one BIG one for Daddy to carve for me, and a cute little one just the right size for me to play with. While we were at the farm, I got to ride the kiddie train, get pulled around in a wagon through the pumpkin patch, and even go on a hay ride (which was actually a straw ride). We saw some chickens gobbling up their corn, looked at some neat jack-o-lanterns all lit up inside a little shack, and ended our trip with a yummy homemade rainbow chip cookie. What a fun time! Here are some pictures and videos for you to enjoy!


The Kiddie Train!


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Wagon Ride around the Pumpkin Patch


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Visiting the hungry chickens


The jack-o-lantern shack
The Hay Ride!


Notice the corn stalk I carried around most of the day - I even took it home with me!




We saw the Three Little Pigs' Houses in the field!




We shared a yummy, giant cookie on the way home...I ate most of it!




Notice how perfectly the background music fits the moment!
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Finally, here I am at home later in the day, enjoying some quality time with my pumpkins.




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Saturday, October 18, 2008

Another Nature Collection

Last night I enjoyed creating another nature collection. Angus and Joe-Joe love to hang out with me in the backyard, especially during our nightly after supper outdoor playtime.



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Collecting Pinecones by Twilight

It is getting cooler outside and darker earlier, but I don't mind a bit! I still love playing outside every evening before and after supper. A couple of nights ago when I went out to play, Mama said "It's too cold, Annabelly, you need a hat!" So I ran back in the porch and grabbed this cute little pink baseball cap my Great Grandma Jo gave me a while back. It didn't keep my head all that warm but I looked really cute wearing it!



One of my favorite outdoor activities is making nature collections. I love to play with pinecones, sticks, leaves, and anything else I find outside. Here I am collecting some special things in my yellow bucket.






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Happy Half Birthday to Me!

I am now a year and a half old! Here I am at my eighteen-month check up. I enjoyed playing with this toy while we waited for the doctor. I now weigh 25 and 1/2 pounds and I am 32 and 1/2 inches tall!


And here I am back in my clothes, enjoying a snack at home. My cute little Elmo outfit says "It's fun being one!"





Monday, October 13, 2008

More Museum Fun

A random assortment of other fun times at the museum

Enjoying some good books...

Reading to Daddy
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Upstairs in the Toy Hall of Fame - SLINKY!

And Mr. Potato Head!

Snack Break! We weren't supposed to eat here so we got BUSTED!

Pretending in the Post Office

Playing in a special little play area for little tykes like me.



I spent a lot of time guarding the bridge. Watch how I try to surprise this little girl when she passes by!
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