Day 1

Potty training, Day One, is complete. By the numbers: 8: Successful visits to the potty, alternating between using the Cars Potty Seat and standing up 8: Stickers on the potty chart 6: Mini-Rolos given to the Bear for treats 2: Mini-Reeses given to the Bear for treats...
On the menu 6.30.13

On the menu 6.30.13

Independence Day week! We’ve hit the high point of summer. Jonathan started Potty Training Boot Camp today. We have lots of summerish plans this week, including the girls taking off all week from camps of all kinds. Sunday: Potluck at church (bring peach &...

Heartsick

Most of my family is out camping, which in theory I get excited about because there’s so much less to do and I’ll have all this extra time to work on my business, read novels in luxurious silence, and indulge in avoiding the laundry for a few days. But in...

Our little jokester

He knows only one joke, but it’s pretty funny. Translation: I mustache you a question, but I’ll shave it for...
3 years old

3 years old

“I’m bigger now.” (Pronounced “bee-ger” like Gru in Despicable Me, said when he wants things he’s not yet supposed to have, like chocolate for breakfast or permission to go outside alone.) “But I’m not big yet.”...