Noah’s first trip to OKlahoma.

A few weekends ago my mom, Noah and I all headed down to Oklahoma, where my mom is from , to visit family. It was a short weekend trip but we all had a great time.

The trip down was not the smoothest car ride with a 10 month old, but we made it through. We waited to leave around his nap time and he slept about 2 hours(out of a 5 hour trip). The rest of the trip involved rest stations (to nurse and change diapers), introducing a different toy every 5 minutes and a lot of puffs.

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Somehow my mom (she knew someone on the “inside”) scored us the honeymoon suite at the hotel!

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HAHA! Sweet 80’s decor around our jacuzzzi tub! 🙂

Over all Noah’s first hotel stay was a success and the extra space in the room was EXTREMELY nice!

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This was Noah’s first trip down to Oklahoma and first time meeting lots of family! We had a great time catching up, but one of the highlights was our trip out to the farm!

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This is our granny’s house. It’s the perfect picture of a farm house. I love the old stove that’s inside and the (old attic) smell when you walk up the creaky stairs. It was such a fun little play area that always had little old cars and tractors to scoot around.

First on our list was to let Noah go to see chickens!

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Then we headed over to the barn to check out the tractors!

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Noah LOVED riding on the tractor with his Pa! I think he would have sat on it all day if we’d let him. 🙂

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Noah and my momma (his nana).

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Noah and his “great pa”.

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and so it begins….boys and bugs!

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After this failed attempt to grab a grasshopper, we went to check out the horses and feed the cows!

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Noah was terrified not impressed of the horses.

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then we all hopped in the bed of the truck and headed out to the pasture to feed the cows! Noah and I sat towards the back of the bed and so he tolerated the cows much better. Maybe because they weren’t quite as close? It was fun!

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We all had so much fun at the farm! I wish it was easier to get there more often.

 4 generations in this picture. My mom, mamaw, Noah and myself.

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Photobombed!

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My aunt Candace her daughter Cate, Mamaw, Noah and I.

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Cate and Noah are only a week apart! How fun is that?

Such cute little stinkers!

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We also sent time with my other aunt Kristy her son Matthew, Candace’s other child, Ben, and her husband Broc. Somehow we didn’t get pictures with everyone (besides the photobomb). I always hate it when I don’t get all the pictures I want after the fact!

It was such a great weekend! It makes me sad that we are not able to see everyone more often. In a perfect world wouldn’t it be nice to just snap your fingers and be wherever your family is?!? We look forward to our next visit though!

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