Friday, November 25, 2011

Passing By The Parade

Frogs Legs

Before heading to Boston for Friendsgiving, I stopped by the staging area for the Macy's parade.


Lucky ducks who live on W. 77th Street get a crowd-free view of the balloons taking shape.


In this photo, Frieda the Dachshund and the KoolAid Man seem to be good friends.  I hope they are, in real life.

Collage 2

Macy's signature stars, Kermit the Frog (is that a yoga pose? Is he praying? Looking for a contact lens?), Mother Goose, and Sailor Mickey (trapped under a net!)

Collage 1

Spidey, Ronald McDonald's shoe, and the Energizer Bunny.  Only one of these balloons is a super hero (the other two are product placements) but I think we can agree that they ALL save lives.

So fun to see all of these characters up-close!  Hope your Thanksgiving was full of fellowship, warmth, and mashed potatoes.  Mine certainly was, and I'm so thankful for it.

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