It was naptime, and my 3 year old was stalling. "Mama, I gotta kiss baby night-night. Night-night baby AB baby AB*... kiss on forehead... kiss on cheek... kiss on other cheek" . He glances at mama to make sure he's not in trouble. "Oh, and kiss on hand... kiss on other … [Read more...] about What is Joy?
Having an infant and a toddler in the house means that there are always new milestones being reached. It seems like every day the baby learns something new, does some new "trick", or grows about 6 inches! (Well, not quite 6 inches, but I swear he grows during his naptime … [Read more...] about Milestones
We've started pre-preschool activity! My 3.5 year old has decided that he wants to "do school". I was hesitant to spend a lot of money of school curriculum for pre-school, so I did what I usually do when I want to save money. I looked for "free" curriculums on the web. And, I … [Read more...] about Preschool
Have you heard of banned book week? I was astounded at the books on the "100 Most Challenged Books" list. Many of the books were required reading for me in high school English classes. I realize that there ARE books that we should keep away from our children, and there ARE … [Read more...] about Banned Book Week
This picture was taken today, so a bit more recent than the last posting. I know I said it before, but aren't they beautiful? It was a rare few moments today, when S was in a good mood and AB was in a good mood, and Mama was in a good mood - all at the same time! I had to grab … [Read more...] about More Recent