Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Tuesday - Around the world

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Halloween!!
The countdown began weeks ago. The excitement grew with each passing day. Candy definately takes center stage with my two girlies, but dress-up comes a close second.


(I'll post Monday nights Halloween pictures on Friday for Favorite Photo Friday but meanwhile Dahlia's ballet class last Friday had a little show they put on for the parents at the end of the class.)


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It always amazes me that no two girls have the same costume. It's always like that.

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Dahlia has been taking ballet since she was 3 years old. And always with her bff - Angel. They really could live in each others pockets

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They've been together since almost birth. Inseparable.

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(Forgive the shadows. I'm just too tired to remove them.)

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Not to be left out - Milana wanted a little dance time of her own before we left the house. And had to dress up in something Chinese. This sweet little outfit is one I bought at the Silk Factory in Beijing and she has never worn it. (My bad!) It still fits but the style is a tad babyish.
Milana didn't mind!!

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So the little dance was over and the girls were taking their bows.

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And were rewarded with chocolate....of course. (It's Halloween....but any excuse will do.)

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Dahlia's cheeks are full and there's a little evidence still on her lower lip.
(Be back on Friday for more dress-up fun.)

Link up below and/or visit some other spots around the world.

(Hands up whoever is still on a sugar-high from last night! Do you let the kids eat as much as they want in hopes they will get sick of it?

I've tried that but mine just don't seem to ever grow tired of the sugar-fest.)

Happy Tuesday!

xoxo










9 comments:

Diana...aka...MeMe said...

Love the "dressed" up ballet class! Enjoy these days... they fly by so fast!! I remember fondly all our dance recitals~ Your family is beautiful!

Number 6 and no more counting! said...

oh my gosh the ballet class is so cute! and your little ballerina is stunning!


lea
xo

Buckeroomama said...

I absolutely LOVE Dahlia's outfit! :)

Susan said...

Alexia had the same outfit as Milana!

Ashley Sisk said...

Oh how fun - I love the costumes.

Tessa said...

Love these shots so much! So sweet! I always wanted to take ballet when I was younger. Looks like they had fun in their costumes. Thanks for sharing these, made me smile!

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Freckles & Dimples Photography said...

dhalia's costume is gorgeous...i love the color red on her. so nice that she can dance with her bff!

Half Gaelic, Half Garlic! said...

They are so cute dancin and prancin around!!! I do love that there were no two dressed alike:) Looks like you had a wonderful Halloween!! Wish I could say the same around here.... Craziness around these parts!!

Hope you are well my friend~

xoxoxo,

Lisag

Julie said...

Beautiful!