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First things first- the winner of the 4 pack of tickets to the amazing Liberty Science Center!

Drumroll, please! 

Hooray! The winner (thanks to and Rafflecopter!) is Carolyn Levin! I know her sweet son will have a fabulous time at the LSC! Congrats! And, of course, a huge shout out and thank you to the Liberty Science Center and my dear, sweet friends at Jersey Moms Blog for allowing me to share our love of the Liberty Science Center with all of you! 


The weekend was fun and busy, kicking off with a friends and family performance at cheer on Friday night. The kids have worked so hard and look so cute in their uniforms! PJ loves to perform, and I love seeing the light in his face glow! Saturday morning brought the return of soccer! It was a very cold, very windy morning, but the sun was shining and the kids seemed happy to be back on the field. PJ has a nice group of friends joining him, which means I have extra mama fun on the sidelines! The best part? PJ's amazing Buddies from last season were back and waiting for PJ to arrive! The only caveat was that it was freaking FREEZING outside. PJ kept taking breaks to be snuggled because he was so cold! 

Despite the cold, the arrival of soccer means that Spring is here! On the first slightly warm day, PJ asked to go to the ocean. The kid has warm weather on the brain, and who can blame him? I am looking forward to lots of outside time and amazing adventures with my best guy! 

In the meantime, here's a few pictures from our weekend! 

Some shots from the cheer show! I can't believe the season is almost over! I have come to love this group so much, and the mamas aren't bad, either!

I actually didn't manage to get a good shot of PJ, but I absolutely love this picture of PJ's soccer teammate and classmate!

These are from the annual Palm Sunday pancake breakfast at Pete's fire department. PJ eats his weight in sausage every year, and gets his dose of checking out the fire trucks and rescue boats. As you can see, he brought along the Sodor Construction Crew. As one does.  


I love the pancake breakfast photo. And the soccer shot. Girrrl, you're a great photographer.
Amethyst said…
Who wouldn't have warm weather on the brain? Hope he had a lot of fun when the warmer days arrived.
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