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Providence Performing Arts Center

The Day of The Nutcracker

Today was a busy day. The photo session in the morning went well, we all behaved ourselves, well until the very end. The photo session ended with silly faces, thanks to Pasha blocking my face my silly face is perfectly hidden! We got ready and went to Cozy Grill, a nearby diner, for a quick brunch before going to the Nutcracker ballet at the Providence Performing Arts Center … [Read More...]

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