Sunday, May 08, 2011

Mother's Day

We started the day with a special breakfast for my lovelies...

Then went to church.

From there we headed to a movie (free ticket for moms today!)
and had popcorn and candy as our lunch!

Afterwards, the weather was FINALLY, simply GORGEOUS out!

We played outside quite a while.
Had some time outs...

...which are NOT much fun...

...found some bugs...

...tried out the pogo stick...

...discovered flowers for mom's hair...

...helped the youngest to try the stick too...

...fought some dragons...

...and ended up with TWO skinned knees. :(

We left home again, drove through Subway, and had a picnic dinner at a park.

Yep, more bugs!

But lots of fun too!

And ended the night with a picture that I'm sure to keep
until SOMEONE gets married one day!

It was a wonderful and perfect Mother's Day.
The kind to remind me the JOY of being a mom.
I hope yours was as blessed!


Kathy C. said...

SOunds like a fun day (minus the time out which we had too).

maureen said...

I am so glad you had great weather and got to enjoy your Mother's Day with your kiddos! Next year I pray you will have your new little one with you and your house will probably be as wild as mine!


I love these pictures!! Sending you LOTS of LOVE right now- read your last several posts, and although you filled me in, it still hurts me to read this. I am so sorry.


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