A few weeks pass when I receive a call informing me that for her age group, Eliza's been declared the 'Grand Prize Winner'. April 20th would be the day they'd recognize her and the other participants who likewise placed in the contest. Sharing this happy news with her was such a fun Mom moment. Her excitement level was through the roof. It meant so much to her.
Here are a few photos from the award ceremony.
She scored a variety of fun things, one of which was a gift card to use at the gift shop. She settled on this sweet snake and used the rest of her funds to make sure Henry and Lottie didn't go home empty handed.
It turns out that five year old little boys don't mind playing soccer in the rain one bit. In the world of soccer, things really turned around this past Saturday in the weather department.