Tuesday, November 23, 2010
My neighbor brought some gifts to us:
The kids thought it was Christmas when they came home from school and saw all these cookies on the counter. I never buy cookies at the grocery store-I'm just kinda mean like that :)
The neighbor is a hunting guide and also brought us this:
Sunday, November 21, 2010
I love old things-things with a story, a history, a previous life. I found a vintage patio set this weekend-3 chairs and a table. I had intended to strip it bare and paint it red, but once I started stripping it, all these incredible colors started coming through-Red, yellow, green! These chairs had been painted at least 5 times over the years.
I have wanted to go to this Ren fair forever! Finally made it and it was definitely an experience.
Here we go-let's follow the pilgrims:
I wonder how much he gets paid for this:
He really wasn't scarey:
Oh-Lupe's got a boyfriend!
'Baby' dragon-very elaborate costume. The eyes were pretty creepy though.
The kids needed sword fighting lessons:
How come she got a magic wand?!!
Isn't he pretty?
Call me crazy, but I'm pretty sure this guys costume is NOT authentic:
We looked a long time for this place:
Sadly, no one's hand made it home.
I love the fairies. "It's not nice to tip cows". That was the fairy wisdom of the day.
They should have OWNED this:
The family that gets dressed up together...