Here's the hip, happenin' 8th grader who doesn't especially like having her picture taken anymore:
We have a tradition of going somewhere special when all the public school people are heading indoors to class-- just because we can : -) This year we decided to visit the zoo. Here are a few of the highlights . . .
In the "caves" that mimic the homes of the ground hogs above:
In the interactive/play area:
One of the silly little monkeys at the zoo:
In the petting zoo area:
Can you find the froggy?
My favourite part -- watching a mama gorilla nursing her baby:
This looks like it could be the daddy . . . suffering from a headache:
A traditional photo spot:
Do you have any favourite "back to school" traditions or memories? How do/did you and your family make the day special?