The last few days have been extra-exhausting. My parents watched the kids a few nights ago so Mike and I could go out, which was really great, but the downside was James and I got on different schedules. It took a few days for the two of us to get back into a rhythm where…
July 22nd, 2013Comments: 28
July 19th, 2013Comments: 25
Annie recently read about a lemonade stand in one of her Pinkalicious books, and has been after us ever since to have a lemonade stand of her own. If you can’t see the video above, click here. Next time we’ll have to move Annie’s booth to a busy corner!
It’s So Cool In My Pool
July 18th, 2013Comments: 24
Last week Annie went in her cousins’ inflatable kiddie pool, and ever since then she’s been begging us to let her in one again. I tried to play like kiddie pools are magical things that only special people who aren’t us have, but the girl remembered that I bought her a kiddie pool last year….
My Little Weirdo
July 18th, 2013Comments: 9
Tonight Annie came up to me carrying a magazine, placed it on my lap, and pointed to the open page. “I like her face, Dada!” I looked down and did a double take. This is the what she was pointing to: That’s right. Annie was pointing to an ad for antidepressant medication. “Uh,” I stammered….
July 17th, 2013Comments: 27
Back in April I received the local Parks and Rec pamphlet in the mail, and I started thinking about how I was going to keep Annabel occupied this summer. I flipped through the pages of all the available camps and classes, and I settled on swimming for her again. I want to tell you that…