Archive for the 'Children' Category

Art of the Week – Hot Air Balloon

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

I would like to ride in Tad’s beautiful balloon. The hot air balloon and basket were drawn on a separate piece of paper, colored with colored pencils (which were then smudged up and “painted” with baby oil to give it a smoother and more painted effect.  Baby oil on colored pencils!  Who knew?), and then […]

I Want To Ride My Bicycle

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

We got Tad a new bike last year after it was clear that he had outgrown his previous one, and like Ane’s bike, we ordered it off Amazon.  But because the kids have been so addicted to their scooters for a while now, we haven’t bothered to put it together.  But apparently the neighbor kids […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Facebook is not helping when I see pictures like this popping up in the “On This Day” memories section: I miss that little baby so much!  I love my preschooler, but he was the sweetest baby. Which brings up this conversation between myself and Tad this week, as we were walking to the car… Tad: […]

Getting A Workout

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Thumper’s new physical therapy goal – learn to pedal a trike! This is easier at the Autism Center – after all, it’s indoors and Thumper can pedal down a nice, smooth, carpeted hallway.  During home therapy, it can be a little trickier.  We have to look for breaks in the rain, and then hustle outside […]