I love a good farm adventure. I've expressed my love of the idea of a farm HERE, and still think I'd like to live on a farm in some way or another. Although the more I think of it, having to wake up early and pick up a bunch of animal poo doesn't really spell out A GOOD TIME for me. Maybe if I got to wear cute rubber boots? Nah. The smell would definitely overpower the cute boots. Yep, it's the idea of a farm. But if I really get down to the nitty gritty of it all, I really do think I would give it my best shot. I'd do it. I'd live on a farm. The real
Anyhoo, with all that in mind, my mom and dad, brother and sisters, nieces and nephews, hubbs, little man and I visited Wilcox Farms' Harvest Festival this past weekend, partly in celebration of fall, and partly in celebration of my Mom's birthday! The whole gang headed
We got there and Cooper was overwhelmed with all the things his eyes could take in. He saw a pile of dirt and looked at me like, "Mom, this is going to be great!" As you can see, he is motioning, "Let's go!"
Saying, "Let's go," in Coop's language is him pointing and saying, "Ooooooh, right there!"
He was partly fascinated and partly terrified of this larger than life sized chicken/rooster.
That had to have been the quickest high five you have ever seen, by golly. At least he did it!
Mmmmm, free omelets! I avoided the flies that were stuck in the sour cream bin.
Seriously. Chalk it up to living on a farm. Is that just totally normal and ok?
Cooper was stoked to visit the tractors!
Ummm, can we move on please?
Love this quote: Do not go where the path may lead.
Go instead where there is no path, and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Time for a little game of horseshoes!
Don't you just love an old schoolhouse?
Ringing the bell!
Good times on the hay ride with tickles from cousins. :)
Totally looks like it says Chic House. Chic Chicken House. Could it be?
Take One. Coop, look up at the camera please. Take Two.
Thanks J for capturing all of us at the end of the evening. What a day!
Also, Happy Birthday Mom! You are the best! We love you!