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Building Our Sukkah

Sunday, September 30, 2012

Ten days after Rosh Hashanah comes Yom Kippur, and 5 days after Yom Kippur comes Sukkot. It’s a very hectic time on our calendar! Sukkot is so much fun though and such a great way to celebrate fall! Last week we started building our Sukkah (and by we I mean Dave…and his little helpers). The Sukkah is in our back yard, and for a whole week we eat in it. The kids and I really want to sleep in it, but I don’t think we’re brave enough!

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Here come the helpers!

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Zachary’s job was apparently to hold onto those corner pieces the whole time!

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After the frame went up, this happened. I guess he was a little scared!

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Next the walls went up. I love that the decorations are already there from last year (and the year before, and the year before that). Of course, we’ll add more!

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We left the Sukkah all week without the roof. Today, the roof went up!
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Not only does he build Sukkahs, my husband also did this today:
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These next two days are holiday days where I am not online, but I’ll be back on Tuesday night with an overview of our decorations!