When we were invited to see Ringling Bros Built to Amaze show this year, I was sad to find out that the show would be happening while we were going to be on vacation. Yea, vacation. Boo, missing the circus. Fortunately, my parents are going to be able to take Allie and my niece in our absence. Yea!
One of my favorite childhood memories is going to the circus with my family. My dad has always loved the circus, but not just any circus. No, he has always preferred the Ringling Bros circus. I still remember watching the three ring extravaganza at the Los Angeles Colosseum, when I was as young and even younger than Allie is now. It seemed almost magical, seeing the trapeze artists and one of my favorites—the big cats. Although, I still enjoy the silliness of the clowns. [Read more…]