Bedtime problems with Aurora

Feb 3, 2014

I'm getting annoyed, so to keep my humor up, I'm going to record all the things Aurora needs from me before she falls asleep. All begin with her yelling, "Mommy!? MOMMY!!! MOMMYYYYYY!" She is swaddled in her special blanket from my mom, so she doesn't want to get out of bed...this is a GOOD thing. LOL....
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Snow Day!

Jan 28, 2014

It started snowing at about 9am this morning. I wasn't expecting it to last long, so I got the kids ready to go play. They were incredibly excited!
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Kiddo stories this week

Jan 28, 2014

Quinn has named his time out timer "my tick-tick." He exclaims, "NO my tick tick!" when he's being taken to time out. When the timer rings, he has started covering his eyes or his ears because I always say something about the reason he was in time out before releasing him. Today, he covered his eyes and then, when I squatted down to wait for him to be ready to talk, he leaned forward and blew his nose in my face...good thing he doesn't have a cold! Crazy kid.
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Oct 1, 2014 8:19pm

Quinn: It broked, Mommy! It broked!
Me: Oh, it did break. I’m sorry, bud.
Quinn: It breaked! It breaked!

Oct 1, 2014 6:37pm

Aurora is writing a story (she’s drawing and telling me what to write) and Quinn is looking at books. I love having a schoolroom! :)

Oct 1, 2014 6:13pm

Yesterday morning it was foggy. When Quinn saw the fog, he came running to me and said, “Mommy! We in a storm! We in a cloud!” :)

Oct 1, 2014 2:51pm

Remember that overgrown hedge? We finished pulling it out last night. Half had been pulled out and grass seeded a couple weeks ago. Now the rest of it should be grassy soon!