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Monday, October 26, 2009

{Not So Scary} Monster Mash


On Friday night, the Please Touch Museum (formerly known as Memorial Hall) in Fairmont Park Philadelphia had a MONSTER MASH for members of the museum. Sophia, my 2 yr old, went as Disney's Princess Aurora (in pink) and Sydney , my 3 yr old, went as Disney's Princess Belle (in golden yellow)... although she preferred to be called QUEEN Belle! It was a fun night of dinner, dancing, exhibits and a "trick-or-treat" treasure hunt. Sydney had more fun checking out all the cool costumes the kids were wearing. Sophia liked the music and dancing. The girls were mellow because they missed their naps (wish I could have a do-over because my girls don't have much energy after 6pm without a nap!).

The girls made the the 10 o'clock Philadelphia Fox News later that night [the news clip is at the very end of the video clip below... it's a 3 minute video so you may want to FF to the end of the video :) ]

Video of Sophia {Princess Aurora} Dancing to Ghostbusters:

Sydney was Princess Belle and Sophia was Princess Aurora (Sleeping Beauty):

Philadelphia SEPTA Bus Exhibit:
CHECK OUT THE SHOES!! (they light up too)

Metrorail train exhibit (nicer then the Philly trains!!):

Pretty Backhoe Operator:

Beautiful Mechanic:

What girl doesn't like to Shop... the only time "no nap" wasn't noticeable :)

My "Victorian" Queen costume which looked more like a Maid of Milking! Ha!! Only half of the parents dressed up... I couldn't wait to get my costume off. I'm not much of a costume person.

Carousel ride:

Leaving the Museum:

We were the last ones to leave the museum that night. We were also the last one's to eat before the cafeteria doors closed. What a fun night!


Cathy said...

Ya'll all look so cute...your costumes are gorgeous...what a fun event!!!


Greet said...

So wonderful! Your daughters (and also do you) look as they are real princesses!
Beautiful pictures of this wonderful event for your girls!


Priscila said...

oh my gosh they are gorgeous!!!!! What a fun Monster bash :)
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Christina Rodrigues said...

your daughters are soo adorable. looks like fun!

Tracey said...

Absolutely adorable!! I'm impressed you dressed up too!

My oldest daughter is almost 8 and I think we have every Disney princess costume that's been made in the last 5 years :)

Happy Halloween!

:) T

Kristine said...

YOU look beautiful and so do your girls. Sounds like a very fun night.

Paige said...

Love your pictures!

Katie Bug said...

Very cute! That museum looks like a lot of fun.

Mandy said...

And so are your daughters.
Love the blog.

Torie Jayne said...

Wow! You all look so fabulous and pretty! Have a sweet day!

Becca said...

What cute little princesses!!!

Kristine said...

Just checking on you...everything ok? You haven't posted in a long time...I miss reading and seeing pics of you and your beautiful girls.


Greet said...

It is me again! I want to wish you and your beautiful family a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!


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