Archive for February, 2009

Sweet Kids

Friday, February 27th, 2009

They are… most of the time. We have good days, we have bad days. We have days where there are no naps. But I do love the little munchkins, even when I want to pull my hair out over them. And yes, that’s Ane’s lightsaber in between them. * And again, I was two-thirds right […]

Tad Speaks – learning his colors

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

Tad’s artistic vision often gets lost in his choice of medium. That is to say, he often punishes whatever he’s using so much that it breaks. Or he eats it. Well, he hasn’t done that for a while, but there was a time when markers and crayons were more food than art items. Last night […]

Things you can do when Tad is in school

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Floor puzzles. It’s so much easier to do floor puzzles when your little brother isn’t around to walk all over them.

He wants his own sandbox

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

There is a sand pit on the playground at Tad’s school. Which he loves. It’s a fairly large area, with some hand-operated cranes bolted into the ground for the kids to move sand with. Tad first saw this on open house night, and was instantly smitten. We could barely drag him away. Over the course […]