Archive for November, 2014

Flashback Friday

Friday, November 21st, 2014

My little Thumper is not so little anymore.  He is 20 months old today. How did that time pass so quickly????????? Twenty months ago, he looked like this: And now, he looks like this: He decided to go puddle-jumping in his brand-new rain boots after we picked up Rerun from the bus stop yesterday. I […]

Rerun Speaks: Who Am I?

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Rerun is still getting all the family relationships figured out in his head.  He keeps referring to Thumper as his “friend” (which I’m okay with – maybe he’ll treat a friend more nicely than a brother), but he also says to me, “Mom, you’re my best friend.” (Things get even weirder around here when Rerun […]

Kid Potpourri

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

A few odds and ends stories about the kids… As part of her ongoing reading program in class, Ane has to read a minimum of 150 minutes a week (and more if she wants full points).  This means that I often hand her books that she wouldn’t normally choose to read herself.  Recently, she finished […]

Playground Fun

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Rerun got an extra play time at school last week.  The preschool is always closed on Wednesdays, which turned a 4 day weekend into a 5 day weekend for him.  The staff decided to open up the playground and invite the students to come play.  And little siblings, too. Since both my little boys love […]