Lovely Days

Here in the Northeast, we’re moving into the cooler, wetter days of fall. But leading up to this, I’ve had a whole series of lovely days….

We spent a lovely afternoon wandering around Valley Forge….

Dig those clouds!

Dig those clouds!


And drove through the covered bridge.

And drove through the covered bridge.


Before heading to the Jenkins Arboretum:
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We got there at watering time.  Can you see the rainbow?

We got there at watering time. Can you see the rainbow?

We took the ferry over to the Aquarium….

The view from the ferry

The view from the ferry

Jellies!

Jellies!

This guy scratching his head cracked me up.

This guy scratching his head cracked me up.


followed by lunch at Cuba Libre:
Cuban bento boxes.  Who knew?

Cuban bento boxes. Who knew?

Pretty roses in the parking lot.

Pretty roses in the parking lot.


We also took a day at the Constitution Center:
Mike tries to convince these guys that some amendments need to made.

Mike tries to convince these guys that some amendments need to made.


And then headed to Great Wolf Lodge to celebrate my goddaughter’s 13th birthday.ld_gwl
I thought the girls would keep us up all night, but they were in bed and asleep by midnight.

I thought the girls would keep us up all night, but they were in bed and asleep by midnight.


We also went to the Elmwood Park Zoo.
The eagles were quite majestic.

The eagles were quite majestic.

But we got to feed the giraffes!  It was so cool!

But we got to feed the giraffes! It was so cool!


The sunsets have been gorgeous lately.
From the back porch.

From the back porch.

And from Ikea.

And from Ikea.


Hopefully, the later part of the fall contains as many lovely days as the early part did.

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