After we had a couple warmish days a couple weeks ago, this happened this last week… With the holiday, little M only went to school two days this week. I’m beginning to wonder if I will ever be warm again, and our heater hasn’t turned off all week. The kids are over it, and Winter…

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We have been making some fun memories this past week…the train at the botanical garden is definitely a new favorite, especially  with baby J. We may be here a lot this Winter… And some cookie decorating with friends. Little M’s favorite…

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I have never met any two people more different than baby J and little M… I am sure this is common, and I am sure that biological siblings are also often opposites, but I still often look at these two in awe, cataloguing their differences in my head. She is sensory avoidant. He is sensory…

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My baby girl lurves her a craft! It makes me happy. We try to do some kind of craft every day.I love me some seasonal crafts…who doesn’t?! We used paper plates to make these…little M used some stencils, cut some circles from construction  paper, and glued them to her plates. Then she cute the plates…

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There is no one like her…She is one of the funniest people I know.She loves pink and high heels and tiaras.She loves princesses, and dinosaurs.She does not like hamburgers, but she loves chicken nuggets.She could eat at Chipotle every day.She loves her daddy, and she’s mommy’s girl.She loves to color, and adores crafts. She doesn’t…

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I love Spring almost as much as I love Fall, and we all know how I lurve me some Fall. Easter is also a love of mine… Easter means that Spring has arrived! It is a time of rebirth, and of celebrating our Lord. It is a time for family, special celebrations, and gathering with…

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Heard around our house this week… I am such a great dancer, I have a real talent for dancing!My body is telling me I need candy. I need to listen to my body.Can I help my brother with coloring inside the lines?Will you put ruffles in my hair?  (ruffles are curls)Oh, this is troubling me!…

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Many have been asking us lately how little M feels about having a little brother, and if she understands that her brother is coming from China. So far she is excited about it, and talks about her brother every day. She thinks all babies come from China, so she accepts that this is how our…

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Our little M is quite the budding artist…you would not believe how much “crapt paper” we go through…we should maybe take out stock. I can’t bring myself to make her cut back, because she brings me the cutest, sweetest drawings. Like this one with music notes on it…how cute is that?! Or this masterpiece of…

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Since we are in the throes of decorating for Valentines/Chinese New Year/Just Winter, little M and I have been perusing Pinterest for some decorating ideas, and this was cute…and easy, since I already had a burlap covered wreath from our Christmas decorations… We used a cookie cutter, and little M traced it onto some felt……

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