Now I am warning you that the following photos are dangerously adorable if you have a weak heart.
Here she is feeling confident and ready. She is one of those people who doesn't do a lot of fretting in advance. She lives in the moment.
Look at her!! Ahhhh!!!
My family calls this hereditary facial expression "sewing mouth." Basically is is a tight lipped look we have while working at something that requires concentration.
She was so very proud of her performance and kept asking,"Today was the best day, right?!" It was a really good day indeed.
And here is this one again, because it is just too darling!