Sunday, October 11, 2009

Oktoberfest fun!

This weekend we went to Oktoberfest and had sooo much fun! We have a lovely Historic Germantown and it has so much charm and character. Paige and I needed a fun day, as we had an interesting Friday. My mom had a health scare and I was a wreck. Once again, life can shake you up when you least expect it. I'm glad that God had his arms wrapped around my sweet mom!

Don't you just love my new blog header??? Well, I certainly do! I saw several people getting blog makeovers with these darling sketches and I was ready for a new look. I contacted Stephanie and told her a bit about Paige and this is what she made...the balance between princess and tomboy! The hearts signify my dad. I LOVE it and couldn't thank her enough. If you are looking for a new look, please think of using Stephanie...she is sooo sweet and talented AND is possibly going to be a new mommy this week (she is awaiting her referral)! Good luck, Stephanie!!!

The beautiful Catholic church in the historic Germantown district.

This picture has brought about MANY laughs!!! When I took it, I didn't think a thing about it. Then I uploaded it to Facebook and several of my friends brought to my attention what it looked like was going on in this pic... LOL!!! The man had a mechanical monkey and the little boy went up to pet the MECHANICAL monkey. The girls faces were a RIOT, as was the man's. Classic pic :)


The girls at Germantown Cafe with the city skyline behind them.

Precious friends! Olivia, Paige and Caroline

This better be the ONLY time these lovely girls are behind bars :)


Donna said...

Glad you and the girls had such a great time...I love the new header too!

a Tonggu Momma said...

Love your new look! And the mechanical monkey pic, too. Heh.

Jill said...

Sorry to hear about your mom. Glad she is okay! Great pics Missy, the girls look adorable! Looks like a fun day was had by all!
LOVE the new look!

Deb said...

I am so glad that your Mom is ok Missy!! Sounds like a very fun weekend!

I LOVE your new header too! Stephanie is just creative!!

Hope you guys have a great week!

Jboo said...

What fun! You have the most fun!! Such cute photos!

So glad that your sweet Mom is ok!

New look is adorable!!


Half Gaelic, Half Garlic! said...

TOO MUCH FUN!!! What great pics of the girls enjoying Oktoberfest:) That one photo is a complete riot.....the expresssions on their faces just add to it!

Love the cute new header.....her work is truly amazing. It's as if she knew Paige personally to come up with something that perfect.

Hope your Mom is feeling better.

Luv Ya,


Shawnstribe said...

love the new look, it's gorgeous.
Give your Mommy a hug from us, and Chris and i will hold her in our morning prayers.
Love the photos ; )

Jodee Leader said...

What a fun fall outing! It looks like the girls had a blast!

Hope your Mom is feeling better soon. Have a great week!

day by day said...

Sorry to hear your Mom had a health scare this week, Missy! I hope all is well now!!


Teresa said...

Love the header! It could my daughter in a few years. She is more tomboy than I was!

Your photography is beautiful!

S.Wise said...

You are most welcome & thank you rolled into one!! :) I am glad your Mom is okay. Scares like that are not welcome visitors. I'm glad your weekend ended up being great fun!!

kerri said...

ROTFL, that picture is just hilarious, the girls faces are just too funny!!
Glad your Mom is okay. ;)

Super Mommy said...

OMG Missy that picture is a riot!! Looks like a great time!!

EllieNat said...


On a more serious note, I love the significance of your new header. Including the hearts (your Dad) is precious.

Sorry your Mom had a health scare. Hope all is well with her.

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Marla said...

Oh my gosh, that picture is too funny! I cant stop laughing! Great pictures, and that church is breathe taking.