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The Art of Negotiation

Don’t you just love it when kids start to play with each other rather than just next to each other? It used to be that most of the time Cutie Pie was trying to direct the play, however, more and more lately Sweet Pea is trying to play with Cutie Pie, which sometimes still leads …

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What I learned this year

My kiddos know what they want to learn My youngest is strong-willed My oldest is eager to learn new vocabulary and readily integrates it into his daily conversations My youngest is slow to trust those who aren’t in our immediate family/friends, but when he does he’s their best friend My oldest learns quickly through watching …

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Thought for Thursday

Thought: Now that I’m this age am I old? My birthday is tomorrow. I’ll be hitting another number ending in zero. For some reason I don’t feel that old, at least not as old as I thought that age was when I was 20. I wonder if it is because our boys are so young, …

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Clean Up!

Just a short story to hopefully bring a smile to your face this Friday morning! Monday morning I went in to get Sweet Pea out of bed and he’s sitting in his crib and says “I cleaned up my bed toys. I put them all over here. Now I’ll move them to the other side.” …

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Chickens

Nana and Papa’s neighbor has chickens. They are great for eggs, but they also provide much entertainment for our boys and their cousins. We had a picnic at Nana’s for Memorial Day and to celebrate Hubby’s birthday yesterday and saw several chickens wandering through the yard at various points during the day. This was only …

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Chickens

Nana and Papa’s neighbor has chickens. They are great for eggs, but they also provide much entertainment for our boys and their cousins. We had a picnic at Nana’s for Memorial Day and to celebrate Hubby’s birthday yesterday and saw several chickens wandering through the yard at various points during the day. This was only …

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Nursery Rhymes with Daddy

Paddycake, Paddycake, baker’s man,Bake me a cake as fast as you can;Roll it, pat it, mark it with a B,Put it in the oven for baby and me.I’ve told you before how coordinated Sweet Pea is always running, jumping, loving gymnastics. Well, a couple of weeks ago Hubby and Sweet Pea were playing and Hubby …

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