Sadly we weren't fluent in cow so we didn't get to pet any babies but the kids still loved seeing the cattle and I loved being able to knock the "city" off of them a little bit.
Speaking of cities... today after church we wanted to do something outdoors since we were between thunderstorms so I suggested taking the kids to the outdoor dancing water fountains/splash pad in Sundance Square in downtown Fort Worth.
There's lots of seating with some umbrellas for shade and the pad is so large that it did't feel too crowded.
The water levels constantly change which keeps it unpredictable and fun for the little ones and I was oh so tempted to just run in there myself!
None of the other kids had swim clothes on but since we were going down there intentionally to play in the water we were very prepared with towels, etc. and think if I had some extras with me I could have made a pretty penny. So my advice is that if you are going downtown just to walk around bring some towels and maybe some swim clothes with you just in case because it's really hard to resist letting your kids go and run through the water jets. There is also a bathroom right near by that you can change them in on site.
Libby kept trying to catch the water in her mouth:
Ezra just wanted to try to jump over the jets.
Luckily we left just in time as the bad weather started to roll in. Ezra was the first to spot this amazing cloud formation.
So we decided to call it a day and head on back home. I love where we live because there's so much to do here for free.