After 10 days of reading books, playing games, telling stories, and sitting in her lap, we had to say goodbye to Grandma at the airport today.
The kids were sad, but it was our 2-year-old who had the hardest time. He’s probably wondering why we would leave her at this strange place. And why [...]
A few days before Christmas, I told the kids that there was a family gift that wasn’t going to be delivered in time for Christmas. Instead, it was coming the day after, on Sunday. And since the delivery trucks didn’t work on Sunday, if we wanted our gift, we had to go pick it up. Heehee. [...]
Here’s a fun clip of beautiful Jacob busting out some moves and then taking a break to sit down and lip sync the rest of the song
(Try to ignore the messy family room . . . I do)
Brooke doesn’t have a little sister to play dress-up with, so Tim gets to play with her:
Who says eating vegan has to be boring?
Jacob’s two favorite foods are berries and beans. Check him out, chowing down on this whole wheat burrito full of black beans, rice, avacado, and fresh salsa. It’s an easy meal if you want to experiment with a meat and dairy free dinner one night.
Check out Jacob’s new skill – why can’t they learn these things when they have a little more sense?
Jacob was clawing at my legs to be picked up, as usual, while I was making dinner. Since I’m always happy to teach my kids household tasks, I plopped him on the counter next to me (after moving all the knives and making sure the stove wasn’t hot).
He watched me happily for a minute, [...]
Here’s a video we took last year of Tim during our Homeschool Co-op’s end of the year “Extravaganza Show”.
When the violins started playing, he stood up on Tom’s lap and just started directing.
I think the head swinging and eyes are hilarious. Now, he just needs a baton and one of those old-fashioned white [...]