This past weekend we drove up to Basel to go to their annual Autumn fair (called the Herbstmesse in German). It is Switzerland's largest and oldest fun fair, dating back more than 540 years and attracts over a million visitors.
|One of several squares throughout Basel with rides and food|
|Taking a look at the Rhine river|
|Jack and Mabel eating hot dogs|
|Hundreds of booths were scattered throughout selling|
all sorts of things. I picked up several tasty treats for myself.
|Jack and Mabel were able to enjoy the kiddie rides|
|I loved how this one was like a mini-prison. I wish we|
could have let them ride in this for several hours while
I got some Christmas shopping done ;-)
|We couldn't leave without riding the pony|
I wanted to post some updated pictures of Lily. She just had her one month check up and is weighing in at just over 11 pounds. I haven't been able to take as many pictures of her like I did when Jack was a baby... and here is why
Taking a picture of Lily is no easy task. Every time I get ready to take a picture of Lily, Jack wants to jump in the photo too:
But then Jack is always asking me to take a picture of what he is doing:
And then, if I am taking pictures of Lily, I cannot watch what kind of trouble my 3 year old is getting in to
But every once in a while I get some good shots: