Archive for August, 2011

First Day for a Full Day

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Today is the day, and they are off and running! Tad’s bus comes first, arriving at about 8:05, so we have to be out at the bus by 8 am. He got up just after 7, ate a bowl of chocolate Cheerios, got dressed, and had a little time to play with his Batmobile and […]

The Day Before

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

There won’t be much of this happening in the mornings anymore at our house. (You can tell which child knew there was a camera in front of them.) Our mornings will soon be filled with getting hair brushed, clothes on, and making sure these are packed with peanut butter sandwiches. It all starts tomorrow! And […]

Carpet Gone!

Monday, August 29th, 2011

And… here’s the proof! Even the carpet in the closet has been removed. So… we had to come to a decision about the floor.  This is definitely the house’s original hardwood.  However, before carpet was installed over it, the floor was both loved and abused.  And there is some paint in different spots, but especially […]

Room Swap Update

Friday, August 26th, 2011

I’m foregoing Flashback Friday today to post an update on the Great Room Swap… Ane is officially sleeping out in the living room after we did some major work in the “big” room yesterday.  As soon as Tad’s party was over last Saturday, and between Rerun’s episodes of being sick, we’ve managed to pack up […]