This time of year a fair randomly sprouts up in the mall parking lot and starts charging ridiculous prices for food, rides, and games. But what is normally a useless money-vacuum, is a worthwhile and wonderful experience when children are involved (of course it helps to share a bulk pack of ride tickets). All the kiddie rides are variations on the same thing; kids drive around in a circle in some sort of vehicle (car, boat, worm). Watching them is hilarious. Zoe concentrates as though she is taking a driver's test. Aedan performs over-the-shoulder blindspot checks. William, in full road rage mode, growls "Go faster!"
Speaking of looking silly while on a ride, my husband took a video of me riding the ferris wheel in an attempt to capture my fear of heights on film. As you can see though, I was fairly calm and collected the whole time: