Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Monday, September 27, 2010
Auntie Shinae brought a princess dress up box, which was, of course, the hit of the party!
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Friday, September 17, 2010
Me: You ARE?! Oh nooo!
S: Yeah. I need memometer. (Proceeds to take her own temp.)
S, after the thermometer beeped: Ooooh, I so sick!
Me: Ok, you should lay on the couch. I'll get you a cool washcloth.
S: (big sigh and her best "sick" face): Mommy? I need medcine.
Me: Ok, how about apple cider flavored medicine?
S, pathetically: Yeaaah.
Thursday, September 16, 2010
My girls have reached a stage of competitive competition of constantly completing with each other. I quit my day job and took up full-time refereeing.
But then there are moments when all is peaceful and right, and they are just enjoying each other. These moments are becoming scarce, so I like to capture them when I can...
Tuesday, September 07, 2010
Brody flipped a switch last week. He transformed from my content, smiley, always-happy angel of a boy into crying, screaming, agitated ogre of a child. At first, I chalked it up to gas. When it had been four days, however, my thoughts went to teething. Finally, my slow mom-brain caught up with the fact that Brody is a BOY, and has a MONSTEROUS appetite.
Jared kept asking, "Could he be hungry?" And I kept confidently telling him "NO! There's no way he is hungry. I just fed him."
Apparently I was wrong. He is hungry. Always. If you see us at church, he is hungry. If we are at the store, he is hungry. If we're sitting on the couch, he is hungry. If it is 2:00am, he is hungry. If he just finished eating, he is hungry. He is ALWAYS hungry. So, despite my emotional un-readiness, out came the cereal. Here's how it went...
(Insert crazy thought: This is going so well, I want to get the full outfits, stand up girls! Keep those smiles comin!)
Take 5... Starting to decline