October 22, 2012

Dallas Arboretum {Visit with Bonnie,Jarrett, & Vinny}

This past weekend my sister, Bonnie, and her boyfriend Vinny....along with my little red-headed nephew Jarrett headed up to Texas for a visit.  We had a great time with them.  I wish we had more than just a day....but we made the most of it!  The boys had such a great time playing together and running all around the house. 

Saturday we woke up early and headed to the Dallas Arboretum.  I've always wanted to go because it seemed like such a pretty place and it did not disappoint.  The Chihuly exhibit was AMAZING!  It's all these hand blown glass sculptures and pieces of magnificent artwork.  I think it would be awesome to see that at night too.  If you are ever in the Dallas area this would be a great place to check out!


Picture overload ahead!!!!!

We got some cutie pie pics of our boys together....let me just say it isn't the easiest thing to get two 2 year olds to look and smile at the same time!

Jarrett + Connor
Vinny, Jarrett, & Bonnie
Bonnie & Vinny
Beautiful Chihuly exhibit
There were LOTS & LOTS of pumpkins!
Yellow glass sculpture
It almost reminded me of Willy Wonka...so many bright colors and shapes!
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My Fam
Me, Connor, & Terence
It was a little toasty on Saturday...fall temps! Come back to Texas yo!
Me & Bonnie
Trying to get another family photo....I loved this blue burst sculpture!
Pumpkin Village
And off we go to take naps and recover....ha ha!

More pics of our weekend coming soon! 


Aishlea and Brandon said...

How fun! Great pics!!! I love the one of the boys hugging!

Krysten @ Why Girls Are Weird said...

Oh my gosh look at all those pumpkins! Looks like an awesome day!

Lauren said...

SO beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)

Jules said...

I am dying to see that Chihuly exhibit....looks amazing! Glad that you guys had a great time!!!

Linds said...

I love all of these pictures! I'm always slightly jealous of my Texas friends who get to regularly visit the Dallas arboretum. It's always SO beautiful there!

Tina @ Girl Meets Globe said...

We haven't gone this year, but last time we were here we went to the Arboretum in October and I just LOVE their pumpkin house!! So fun! The Chihuly exhibit is amazing! Wow!!