This and that…

Haven’t written anything in a while but figured I would catch up a little…

…Went to Chicago for a meeting 2 weeks ago.  Took the kids with me – they had a better time than I did and got to see a lot of the sites.  It was a little cold and rainy but they got to see the Field Museum, Navy Pier, Millennium Park, and the last day we walked the Miracle Mile.  Each of them got a surprise and were able to buy something at one of the stores.

 

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Here we are in the airport.  I discovered that TSA will let you do almost anything to get through quickly if you are a single woman traveling with 4 kids.

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They were excited to leave and go on an airport.

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Riley didn’t like having to go to the American Girl store.  But at least he posed for the picture.  (Yes, that is Matthew’s shoe in the lower left corner)

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Here we are at the Lego store (next to the American Girl store!  Bonus American Girl in Legos!)

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Matthew got a huge Lego set and proceeded to put it together for nearly 2 hours when we got back to the hotel.

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They had an Olaf (from Frozen) stuffed animal at the Disney Store – they all wanted to pose with him.

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Even Riley was interested in that picture.

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And look… you can see Matthew in the background…he’s warming up to pictures…

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The Spongebob squarepants mailbox pulled him out of the background for a picture (Yea!)IMG_1527 IMG_1528

This was a real person dressed and painted like a statue.  The kids got a kick out of him

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Last week Matthew had a chorus concert.  I remember doing this while at Junior High School.  Don’t recall them being so bad…of the 10 soloists, only one of them could actually sing.  But Matthew clearly enjoyed himself…

 

 

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