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Carnival photos - Part 3

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Children's Parade - two items to note:

1. My dad likes overview photos, but we were up on the second floor looking down - I prefer close ups that create little vignettes. So photos are some of both.

2. Notice how some of the kids - and the next few days, the adults - are what we'd think of as overweight. Yet they're still in little Carnival outfits, dancing in the street, having fun, and not being self-conscious. THAT is my goal!!! I think many of us need to learn that lesson - that our size shouldn't stop us from having fun!

Okay, photos:





















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ARTJAC 6/2/2012 12:26AM

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MILLISMA 6/1/2012 7:40PM

    Would love to see this in person!!!

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BESEVEN 5/31/2012 11:09AM

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WATERMELLEN 5/30/2012 9:24PM

    Love the colours and the costumes! And: the confidence!!

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PLATINUM755 5/30/2012 6:43PM

    The children are so beautiful...thank you!

I agree with you. Media has done a job on our psyche about what is and isn't beautiful...it's not about size, it's about healthy and a larger stature doesn't mean you're not healthy. If we can get past the images pushed on us I think we'd all have more fun AND end up moving closer to our goal of healthy.



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PHEBESS 5/30/2012 12:12PM

    I know - the Children's Parade is so much fun because the little ones are SO serious about it!

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JLPNURSE 5/30/2012 11:34AM

    So cute

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