Did you watch last night? What did you think? We hadn’t seen any of the movies (we don’t get out much) but the Oscars always help us find some new ones to watch.
Okay, first of all, this was really difficult to narrow to only five. These books are five of our current favorites and geared toward Grace’s age (three) – although I can’t wait until she’s old enough to comprehend chapter books. It will be so much fun to introduce her to the Little House and Anne books, among others.
So. Today has been very Mondayish. Grace is alternately cute and crazy/naughty, Sophia is fussy and clingy (more teeth?? probably) and the ice and snow situation outside is starting to get to me. I wondered (complained) to my mom this morning, “How can it only be Monday? And not even lunchtime?” Not that lunchtime went that great – it gets so old trying to come up with tasty, nutritious food that each kid will eat, let alone enjoy, and of course they both have individual preferences. Oh, and not spending my life in the kitchen (and I do like to cook!) while also not spending beaucoup bucks at the grocery store or fast food du jour. Continue reading