Fun Free Friday this week was to the American Textile History Museum in Lowell MA. Mama and the children learned a lot but really we only scratched the surface of knowledge in the world of textiles.
We all had a turn trying to lift 500 lbs of cotton.
|Adriana and James trying to spin.|
|Thomas feeling the sheep textile.|
Playing in the grocery store.
Watching and listening about the history of the textiles.
|I don't know why my children love the stuffed people but they do. |
James called to Lulu the whole time we were eating lunch.
Thomas is just trying to figure out what is going on!
|Adriana loved this car and the air bags. Why? I don't know.|
James dressing up in a fireman's uniform.
|James the fireman.|
|Every little girl loves to look at a wedding dress.|
|I don't remember what the plane had to do with textiles except maybe parachutes.|
|What to baseballs and sheep have in commone?|
|Mama and her children with some cotton bails behind them.|
|Funny scarecow guy|
Saturday we went to the Lowell Folk Festival. Mama believes this will become a Niall Family Tradition. This is our second year and we really enjoy listening to all the folk bands and exploring all the activities.
Fun For Children
Fun For Children
|Why do my children love these costumed creatures!|
|The Irish Band, Dervish|
We went to Nathan Williams & The Zydeco Cha-Chas - fun upbeat Creole music, Quebe Sisters Band -young ladies fiddling, Birmingham Sunlightsan - an a cappella gospel group, and Dervish - an Irish band that Adriana danced a jig too. She is getting so much better at Irish Step, Mrs Tamburi would be so proud.
|Adriana dancing a jig!|
Summer Fun at the Urban
On Sunday, after mass, we enjoyed the summer day with our friends at the Urbans.
Mr. Urban brought out the bouncey house. Is Adriana helping?!?!
|Yes she is helping with Thomas!|
She is a great kid.
|What an inviting place to sit and relax.|
|James causing caose bring a bike into the bouncy house|
|Great picture of Grandma Jeannie and Leo loving Joni.|
A Joni sandwhich!
|Adriana enjoying herself!|
|Jules and Thomas playing.|
Water fun before we go home!
Time with my god daughter!
Drying off!! Yes bestfriends!
|And away we GO!!!!|
|James not wanting to go down the hill after being run over|
while Thomas wondering why he can't join in on the FUN!!
We had a very enoyable weekend and look foward to Adriana's birthday weekend next.