Archive for January, 2009

Girls’ Night Out

Friday, January 30th, 2009

We got home so late last night that I couldn’t even look at the computer. And poor Ane was so beat that she could barely stand up to brush her teeth. But it was worth it. Last night, Ane and I were joined by Aimee and Lina for an evening out. After dinner at The […]

The Sixth Sense

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

I swear, Ane just knows when Tad is having fun without her, because whenever he is, she swoops in and tries to kill his moment. I was washing dishes yesterday when Tad insisted on “helping” – he has great en pointe skills and was actually climbing up the kitchen cabinet door under the sink until […]

Tad Speaks – to a squirrel

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

We’re keeping our bird feeder regularly stocked with suet this winter, which the birdies have particularly appreciated during this cold, snowy season. But where there is bird food, there are squirrels. While the furry little monsters can’t get to the suet (it’s hanging from the eaves of our house, and the only way up for […]

They really are growing up

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Yesterday, Tad had such a wonderful day at school that his teachers gave him TWO “good day” hand stamps – one for each hand. Apparently, he sat where he was supposed to, raised his hand, and behaved himself perfectly during music time. “Send this wonderful little boy back to me tomorrow,” his teacher gushed. For […]