Sunday, June 27, 2010

Unplanned Fun

Today has been another fun day. Church went well. I had Davids go in Olivia's class with her since the kids his age had church at the other service and so that he would hopefully feel more comfortable. When I asked him how it was, he yawned! :) LOL Oh well! Olivia told me he was singing and dancing with the music. :)

On the way home I saw that people were setting up chairs to watch a parade and remembered that the festival's end parade was going to start soon. I always have our chairs in the back, so we pulled over and set them up. We were dressed for church, and church is cold inside, the only downfall! :) Davids said in Latvia it is not this hot! We did have to wait a while...


They got umbrellas out to shade themselves...


Liam snuggled up on the chair with Davids...


And took a five minute snooze...


When it started, there was a whole procession of firetrucks and ambulances and they were LOUD! Davids was NOT liking it at all, but then he saw Liam didn't either, took his hands off his own ears, and placed them over Liam's. So Braeden put his hands over Davids'. :)


Once the candy started coming, it was no holds barred... they were off!



Up above, there was a perfect circle rainbow around the sun, hard to see here, but it was so cool...


There were a few water trucks where they were squirting the spectators... Davids was ALL about it!


The only downfall, to me anyway, was that they were given a huge bucket FULL of candy that is now in our cabinet... it will last us until at LEAST Christmas! Crazy!

1 comments:

Christie said...

Lisa,

Loving your updates and pictures of Davids time with you guys (catching up!!).

So funny, them all covering each other's ears!

Keep em' coming!
Christie

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