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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Jul 30, 2014 8:25pm

Me: Aurora, why did you write your name on Quinn’s arm?
Aurora: Because I love him!

Jul 30, 2014 7:52pm

A happy mess. They’re building a jungle gym or of cardboard tubes and I’m just happy they’re playing nicely together. Aurora says that “this is the most intense jungle gym in the United States!”

Jul 28, 2014 11:45am

Within minutes of waking up, Quinn was asking to play a boardgame. This kid is definitely his daddy’s little boy! :)

Jul 27, 2014 6:25pm

These two are so precious! :) And they love ice cream…