Archive for March, 2009

Waiting for News

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

And so… we wait. The Webmaster has had two interviews recently, and will probably have another one very soon – a follow-up to the first one. We are hopeful, prayerful, and… well, waiting. Ane was actually unhappy at the prospect of Daddy returning to work. She has enjoyed having him at home with us. I’m […]

Stupid Sibling Rivalry

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Both kids have coughs right now, and Tad’s nose is running. But that’s not going to stop our stupid sibling rivarly moment of the day. Ane, last night, to me: “Mom, how come Tad gets more medicine than I do?! It’s not fair!!”

Tad Speaks, then Ane Speaks

Monday, March 23rd, 2009

The children have big mouths. But they also say very funny things. I ran out to Costco on Friday afternoon with both kids. We had struck a deal – good behavior in exchange for a churro stick. They behaved (the samples that were out certainly helped). I bought them their churro stick (they have to […]

Potty Plunge

Friday, March 20th, 2009

And here we go again. I had Tad’s parent-teacher conference this last Tuesday. Bottom line – when Tad is on, he’s ON. When he’s off, he’s OFF. Which is typical of a lot of three-year-old boys, but obviously his delays exacerbate his behavior. Still, his teachers and his speech therapist are pleased with his improvement. […]