Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Flying high

Not many of you guys probably know this, but I'm originally from New Mexico.

Um, okay, Aubrey...that's...well, nice. 

Albuquerque to be exact (like as in the place that Bugs Bunny always forgot to make that darn turn at).

I'm telling you this because it also happens to be the home of the largest hot air balloon festival in the WORLD.

And it's going on *right now* and I'm super excited because next week we get to go see it for the first time since we moved, THREE WHOLE YEARS. (c; 

So I'm going to be Instagramming a whole lotta this next weekend:





Seriously, if you've never seen hundreds of balloons filling a crisp October morning in Albuquerque, you're missing out (c:

P.S. You can follow along with @allthingsbright3 on Insta and live vicariously (c;

15 comments:

Amy said...

Ooh I love hot air balloons! I'll have to find you on Instagram to check out your photos!

Lisa @ Shine Your Light said...

Oh how lucky you are!! That must be amazing to see in person!

Fashion art and other fancies said...

How happy and colourful are those balloons! Must be fun see a balloon festival.xx

designstiles said...

Whoa, hot air balloon festival. Never head such a thing. Do you get to go on them too?

Citrus - Refreshing Fashion said...

what a great blog! just found you! my uncle lives in albuquerque and every year i keep trying to convince myself to fly out for this! it looks so amazing! maybe one day!

XO Meghan
citrusrefreshingfashion.blogspot.com

Amy Fashion Blog said...

great pictures

Natalie {Designer Bags and Dirty Diapers} said...

How incredible!! I can't wait to see all your pictures and happy you joined the instagram bandwagon!

Haley said...

I love the idea of hot air balloons, but I think if I ever got in one I'd pass out from fear :-/

They're gorgeous to look at, though! Have fun lady!

Erin Edwards said...

What a great blog! Wonderful photography!

Erin

http://thefashionfairyblog.blogspot.com

Courtney {a thoughtful place} said...

So so beautiful. Wish I could see taht in person. Wow!!!

LWP said...

And I thought there were a lot of hot air balloons in my city. I too skurred to actually go on one. Maybe one day!

Tamra {ever swoon} said...

omg i've always wanted to go to this!! it just seems magical, i'm sooo stalking your insties this weekend!

Carleigh said...

Seriously the coolest thing!!!

Anna @ IHOD said...

Aww I am excited for you!! I have a good friend from NM and she loved it. This looks totally rad.
Have a wonderful time!
Anna

Lindsey @ be pretty said...

Ahhh lucky ducky!!! How gorgeous are those balloons? And how much fun will it be to show them off to your kiddos! :) Love following you on Insta and looking forward to some balloon pics! xxo