I DID IT!

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I went up into a Hot Air Balloon!

It was something I have always wanted to do and so FINALLY…

I DID IT!

Here we GO!

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The basket was 18 ft. long. longer then most. We had about 17 people in the basket.

But first we had to set up…

It is a process!

I volunteered to help hold the balloon as they inflated it.

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There was time to get a few pictures to show you how big this balloon was!

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That’s me standing in front of it.

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That’s the pilot in there with  his assistant!

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We are ready to board!

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The fire is warm but not bad! It helps the balloon go up and down.

Randy Our Wonderful Pilot uses ropes to change it’s direction.

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We love the foothills!

Below is Gavalin Peak and Daisy Mountain. Our Mountains in Anthem, AZ

I climbed the mountain on the right! Daisy Mountain!

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He tried to lasso the moon… so we could walk on the moon.  😉

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IT WAS MAGNIFICENT!   Soooooo PEACEFUL!

But what goes up… must come down. I will say it was a bit of a  bumpy landing.

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But we landed safely and had a champagne breakfast.

We first recited the Balloonist’s Prayer on the Red Carpet.

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I am on the Red Carpet with champagne!

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Then off to breakfast. Here was one of our breakfast tables.

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Our breakfast was sausage and vegetable quiche a crescent and apple slices.

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I checked off a fabulous fun time from my bucket list!

Thank you for reading and enjoying my day!

I would do it again!

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Have a wonderful weekend!

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