April 29, 2006

Spring Fling 2006

Yesterday we spent the evening at Garrett's school's "Spring Fling." It's an annual event sponsored by the PTA to raise money for the school. As a matter of fact, it's their biggest fund raiser. There are always 5 or 6 inflatables, lots of games, a trackless train ride, sweet shoppe, silent auctions and more. It's really a fun filled 3 hours that the students all look forward to all year and this year was no different. All Garrett wanted was to win a "date with a teacher" (his teacher). I bid $40 and was in the lead until the very end. It ended up going for $75! That was just way above my limit. He was a little disappointed to say the least. He quickly recovered though and went on to enjoy the rest of the evening. He and I worked at the "Marshmallow Launcher" booth for 30 minutes. That was interesting. Now, the boys are already talking about next years event.

Garrett taking his turn down the jumbo slide

Payton pitched 33 m.p.h.

Payton took a huge jump before actually sliding down the slide


  1. Looks fun! Date with the teacher well I guess you've got a ladies man on your hands.

  2. He gets it from his dad.


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