Family Trip to the Zoo

On Sunday, June 23rd, we got to go to the zoo with the Foster clan after church!  Uncle Ron’s work, Williams Co., was having a company picnic.  This was Cash’s first trip to the zoo and the first trip that Foster really remembers!  It was a hot hot day but we had a blast!

Ron, Christi, Judy, Jill, Emma, Robin, Foster, and Nana (we were missing Boom but hopefully he’ll join us next time!)

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Mommy, Foster, and Emma

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Ready to see some animals!

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Nana made these awesome neck ties that were frozen.  She found the pattern on-line and made them the night before.  The adults thought it was a little bit unfair that she only made them for the kids! :)

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We loved watching the chimps from a distance!

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Checking out the rhinos…

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Cash and Aunt Judy.  Cash was a good sport, he didn’t fuss at all until we were just about to leave- he finally told us he was hot and tired!

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Foster checking out the giraffes- I love this new giraffe exhibit- it would have been even cooler if the giraffes had stood up!

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Cooling off, trying to stay hydrated!

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I guess she was taking a little rest here!

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I always LOVE the penguins!  Aren’t they so funny?

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Watching the penguins from below- several of them swam for us!

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Sea lions!

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Flamingos- Nana talked to them about the fact that they stand on one leg- although none of them were doing it at the time!

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Practicing standing on one leg.

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Emma loved looking at her zoo map and choosing where to go next.

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Foster was SO excited to ride the zoo train.  Can you tell by the sweet look on his face?

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Cash’s first time on the train!
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Christi and Ron

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Waiting to ride the carousel- we could ride as many times as we wanted for free!

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Posing in the chimp silhouette!

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Thanks Ron and Christi for a very fun-filled day!  The kids are still talking about all of the animals.

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