From Picture of the Day 2013 Today on the way home from swimming I gave the kids the iPad to entertain them during the ride home. Seeing their faces illuminated by the glow of the iPad, I knew I had to capture the moment.
From Picture of the Day 2013 Ever since Violet’s unscheduled hair cut last fall (see here) we’ve missed being able to braid Violet’s here. Well it’s not much of one but it looks like we can braid it again.
From Picture of the Day 2013 Today Jacob had his Beavers Investiture, it was fun to watch him get his badges. Unfortunately they didn’t have enough scarfs so he’ll have to wait to get it. He seemed so excited to get his badge and scarfs clip.
From Picture of the Day 2013 Once again the day runs out without a picture, so I have today’s lunch for the kids. I decided to go against my first thought of sending them off to school with a lunch box full of Turkey left overs.
From Picture of the Day 2013 Today we thought it would be a good day to show our kids that it’s good to think about others. So we picked up some flowers and took them to the some of Melissa’s friends who were unable to go home to see family during this thanksgiving weekend.
From Picture of the Day 2013 Today we celebrated a small family thanksgiving dinner. It was nice to be able to sit down just our little family and celebrate the many things we are thankful for. It’s been a hard year but with each passing day it’s getting easier. I also want to take this… Continue reading POD: Our Thanksgiving Dinner
From Picture of the Day 2013 Today our family made a Pumpkin Pie and some Pumpkin Tarts. It was fun backing as a family even if the kids wont eat pumpkin pie. Of course the real test will be tomorrow during our small thanksgiving dinner. All I can say is I’m glad we made the… Continue reading POD: Baking a Pie and Tarts
From Picture of the Day 2013 For weeks Jacob has been asking me to hak the Wii so he could play Newer Super Mario Bros. Today I finally did, first with our old Wii and then on the main one. It was a simple process and he was so happy once it was done. I… Continue reading POD: Haking the Wii
From Picture of the Day 2013 Today was the last day of school before Thanksgiving so Violet brought how her Turkey. I have to say It’s great to have a kindergartener again. I missed all the art that Jacob brought home when he was in kindergarten.
From Picture of the Day 2013 Today while Jacob was working on his homework, Violet joined him and worked on her writing. Most of the words are her writing, just the two circled ones were written by her Nan as examples. I’m so impressed with how much my little girls writing has improved over the… Continue reading POD: Violet’s Writing