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Park day

Age or science is backing up my aching heels - from 3 inches virtually 24/7 at work down to a couple of cms, tendons had to be on adjust mode while I traipsed a huge park with CJ, fulfilling my promise that I'd give him Disneyland for his 6th birthday.

So I attempted a Mommy-made up version of Winnie the Pooh's Blustery Day while relaxing tired muscles. I didn't realize how much fun a day out could be...

especially if you didn't have to worry about humidity.

Comments

SASSY MOM said…
I'm sure he'll remember that day until he grows up. Disneyland is a really exciting place to visit.
Hazel said…
Sassy Mom, and it made me forget those complaining tendons :)
Clarissa said…
awww...what a magical place to be with!I bet CJ had a load of fun^_^( pero masakit ang paa ng nanay sa kakalakad lol!)

Enjoy your weekend,Mommy Hazel!
Hazel said…
Clarissa, ako lng ang surrender, sya hindi. palibhasa ang nanay lol!
sweetytots said…
wow... we hope to visit Disneyland soon.. Please view my entries here and here
Hazel said…
sweetytots, hope you do soon :)
Chubskulit Rose said…
Wow, I bet CJ had a blast hehehe, ganda natin sis ah hehehe.

You can find mine here, have a blessed weekend!
Hazel said…
always yan sis kahit kandarapa na sa pagkananay hahahah!
kimmyschemy06 said…
wow! awesome pictures you got there! thanks for sharing..
Ebie said…
right choice of words, age and science. Gone are the days when I wear those high heels and "terno" bags. Worse is my knees.

Disneyland is always a favorite place for the old and young. I bet CJ (if bold enough) he would be on all the rides! Nice mommy moments photos.

P.S. Have not updated my blog tending to a sick cat. Hope to be back on line in the next couple of days or maybe earlier.
Hazel said…
kim, you're welcome :)

Ate Eb, he was in almost all those rides if nakaya pa ang kapoy heheh

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