Pumpkin started Pre-K at a new school a couple weeks ago. She’s been in daycare since she was just six weeks old, so she understands being in school. But transitions can be hard for her, and it’s been a transition for all of us. For starters, she has to be there at a certain time every day, which means waking… View Post
You found the perfect dress for your wedding. Now that it’s over, what do you do with it?
Saturday morning I took the girls to Target for some back-to-school shopping before Pumpkin starts pre-K. We had a list of supplies requested by the school, and a few other items on the list – rubber bands for their hair, shorts to wear under dresses, chew toys so the puppy will quit destroying the carpet in our bedroom … the kinds… View Post
This week, Pumpkin turned 4. She let me know that, because she was turning 4, she did not pick her nose, a sure sign of how quickly she is growing up. She has her moments, to be sure, but she is a genuinely sweet, smart and funny kid who loves to help and is a great big sister – she… View Post
Pumpkin rolled over at four months, Peanut at three. At that point, we assumed our little Peanut would achieve most of her milestones earlier than her sister did, because she’d have her big sister to keep up with. But the rolling over has turned out to be, so far, the only thing. By her first birthday, Pumpkin had taken a… View Post