Can you believe that we entirely missed the fair this year? My husband was working, the girls were with Nanny and Poppy, and I was at CousinFest and it all slipped by far too quickly. Before we knew it, we were back at the fairgrounds picking up the projects and looking dejectedly at the closed up corn-on-the-cob, funnel cake, meat-on-a-stick and Hoosier Dairy Farmers milk shake stands. Even the popcorn was gone!
Likewise, all the rabbits, goats, llamas, guinea pigs, chickens and other livestock that I always want to take home and name and make outfits for were all being loaded up into trucks and trailers. It was terribly disappointing.
But the girls did have some great results from their projects, as follows:
Scrapbooking - blue with honors
Fine Arts (colored pencil) - blue with honors
Fine Arts (pencil) - blue with honors
People in My World - blue with honors
Travelogue - RESERVE CHAMPION!!!!!
Scrapbooking - blue
People in My World - blue
Fine Arts (pencil) - CHAMPION!!!!!
Folklore - CHAMPION!!!!!!
So that's how the kids are doing it these days - "Mom, I need to tell you something, but I'm nervous." That's not the kind of conversation you really hope to have on a Wednesday morning before school. "O...
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