Vaca Day 1 – Paso Robles

We went to the California Mid State Fair today in Paso Robles.

I saw these and wanted to buy them for my husband.

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I figured he could wear them while he was riding his horse.

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They serve EVERY kind of crazy food at the fair!

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Yea….that’s a chocolate covered corn dog.

……..With sprinkles. Of course.

They also serve KING sized corn dogs.

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Today was cattleman and ranchers day. They had about 15-20 different local wineries set up, and for $25 you could “sample” their beverages till their bottle’s ran dry. Then they herded (is that a word?) you over for a BBQ dinner of Tri-tip, beans, salad, garlic bread, and home made cake.

Needless to say, I felt it was my duty to thoroughly test out ALL the different wines so we could make an informed decision tomorrow of which wineries we should visit. I should have taken notes. I forgot to pay attention to the names of the wineries.

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They had this really, really, really too cute fun event for kids 6 yrs or younger. Mutton Bustin.
Mutton Bustin is the littlest kids version of riding a bull or horse. SO STINK’N CUTE!!!!!

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We will be selling our house….buying 100’s of acres of property….buying lots of animals…..and planting lots of food….And wearing cowboy hats all the time….and boots…..And my child is gonna be a Mutton Bustin champion.

Aaahhhh… to live a slower “simpler” life.

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2 Replies to “Vaca Day 1 – Paso Robles”

  1. Too fun! True story: Ryan’s brother and his wife is living the exact story you mentioned above. 6 months strong and their kids are cowboys. no joke. Mutt’in Bustin is the best country kid event in the world. The first time I saw it, was when I moved up here. True redneck activity. 🙂

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