Archive for February, 2020

Flashback Friday

Friday, February 28th, 2020

I was flipping through some old pictures, and four years ago, Tad went to probably the coolest birthday party ever. After all, how many birthday parties do YOU go to where you can hold a dwarf alligator and feed a giant tortoise? Also, Tad is now a giant compared to his size four years ago.  […]

Wait, School Is Closed?

Thursday, February 27th, 2020

You might have heard of the coronavirus outbreak.  Well, Ane’s high school is currently closed “out of an abundance of precaution” (the superintendent’s words, not mine) after a staff member’s family member, who was traveling overseas with them over midwinter break, came down sick. While we don’t know yet if the sick person has coronavirus, […]

Do We Have To Think About Summer Now?

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

Short answer: YES. I have already registered Rerun for summer camp, Ane can already see what her summer work schedule will be, I’ve been trying to collect information on camps for Tad, and I’ve already talked with Thumper’s therapists about his summer schedule. Oh, and Ane wants to fit a trip to Maui in there […]

Art Of The Week – Cutaway

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Tad brought this home from art class (they are on a break next week while the teacher is out of town).  The assignment was to draw the interior of a house if the exterior was “cut away” – like playing in a dollhouse. Three guesses which house Tad drew, and the first two guesses don’t […]