9.07.2012

Hot Balloons

We left Wednesday for the 9 hour drive - which we broke into 2 days - to Reno for the hot air balloon race, which started today. Every half hour or so on the drive, Leia would ask if it was time for 'hot balloons'. 
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We finally got to tell her 'yes' this morning at 5 a.m., when we woke her to leave for the 6:45 big event. She's going to be really pleased when we get her up tomorrow morning at 4 a.m. for Dawn Patrol.  IMG_0342.JPG
I was afraid Leia would be scared by the size of the balloons and the noise of the fans and burners, but I was wrong. She was fascinated. 

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She especially loved the big, special shapes balloons; the panda and the ladybug were her favorites. 


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Blogger on the Ipad is giving me grief, plus we have to be up in just a few hours, so I'll just show you the rest of our morning. Suffice it to say, we had a lot of fun.
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