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Oh The Fun!

Today we took the girls to our county fair. We all had a wonderful time. Emily loved the rides and the animals. She was so sweet the whole time. SK did great too.
We let Emily ride the roller coaster and she was soooo excited till the ride started and then she has NEVER looked soooooooo terrified. She just looked frantic. Steve and I were laughing so hard because we had NEVER seen her look like that before. I felt terrible for putting her on such a big ride and I got scared that she might try to jump out. Steve LOVES roller coasters and scary rides. He was getting a kick out of it.

He asked me if I took a picture of Emily during the ride and I told him I was to nervous and scared for her to take one. Steve remarked, "you looked real nervous and were laughing your head off!" When she got off and got composed, she said, "I'm not used to anything like that!" We can tell that she is real proud that she rode it.

The picture was taken when the ride was over. The reason Emily wanted to ride this was because I asked her if she wanted to ride the kiddie roller coaster and she was thinking it had something to do with cats. (kitty roller coaster)

Hog heaven!
What is up with these fancy sheep????

Emily doing one of her favorite things in the world.

On a different note, I am still sad about having a new cell phone. I am missing my old one. I am looking at it right now. (I have a lump in my throat) I am going to keep it forever. Maybe one day take to Antique Roadshow.

Also, we found out after a second visit to the M.D. that Sarah Kate had an ear infection. She is fine now!


Jennifer said…
You are hilarious!
I so wish you had a video of Emily on the roller coaster. Poor girl!

Maybe you can have your old cell phone bronzed and then you can keep it on a self forever....I'm sure they would help ease the pain! :)
Tara G. said…
I have never seen more, um, interesting sheep- I enlarged the photo and it was even more bizarre!

We went to Legoland in January and my 3 yr old son cried the entire time on the kiddie train. And we stood there laughing and taking photos. Such understanding parents!

Maybe someone on ebay has an old working model of the phone you like?
Oh funny. I can't wait for the fair to be here. Got about a month to go!
I'm so glad you had a good time & Emily got to ride the pony!
Lauren said…
Yeah Emily for being such a brave girl!!! :)
Kelley said…
We went to our town's county fair too on Saturday. Mary-Kate had a lot of fun, but there were a few rides that scared her like what scared Emily. I saw the same reaction.
Kim said…
Oh Laurie, this post cracked me up! I can just see you laughing your head off at E!! I love the animal part of the fair! I do have to say...those special sheep were rather creepy!
Carrie said…
I seriously love your blog! Your posts always make me laugh so hard! :o)

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