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Sunday, September 27, 2009

Tradition Continues





One of our many favorite pastimes has come along with the cooler weather, Apple Picking. I have taken Elizabeth apple picking every year since she was a baby in the her baby carrier. We go to the same farm every year as it is has so much for the kids to do; from petting the animals, corn mazes, a giant sandbox, a field of outdoor toys and so many yummy sweets in the bakery. Each year we meet up with our friends and family, enjoy the outdoors and eat lots of apples. I also use the apple picking time to get Elizabeth to walk as she requires a bit of distraction to keep her walking distances. We have gone through 2 rounds of apples and they will definitely be used to make a yummy warm apple crisp on a cold fall day.

3 comments:

Miracles said...

That looks like Fruit to go to me! I took the girls yesterday and we managed to beat the rain by about 5 minutes.

We should get together soon, the girls have been talking about Elizabeth a lot lately.

Take care,
Shannon

Anonymous said...

We had lot's of fun that day.. Luckily the big bugs did not eat us.. HA HA.. Talk soon. Laur

therextras said...

This post gives such a good feeling! Thanks so much. Family traditions are so worthwhile.
Barbara