“So, ARE you?”

Photo: Ursa Minor’s castle art work for the Fairy Tale unit at school.   This morning was the Fairy Tale Tea at Minor’s kindergarten class. We got the invitation last week and were like, d’oh! We’re busy enough and then the random school thing pops up. Anyway, we all piled in the car this morning and went…

If Only I Could Outsource This…

Photo: This is actually from a long time ago. I… haven’t taken any pictures this week. I don’t even know how that happened. But since this post is about Ursa Minor, I figured he should get top billing for the post today. Yes, that slice of pizza was bigger than his face. Yes, he did end up…

Bumped and Bumpy Faces

  It was such a high-energy service at church yesterday. Not because The Word was delivered with particular gusto or anything, but because all the little children seemed to have a run of the joint. Cryin’, yellin’, runnin’, hiccupin’… my boys were under the pews, kicking the kneeling bench thingy-thang… Lord it is quite difficult to be prayerful when…

Those Little Sibling Blues

Photo: Old shoes, new shoes. Big shoes? Boy shoes. Big blue boy shoes. ….sorry, I just got finished reading Fox in Socks to the boys. Anyway, yes: Older shoes that still fit Minor on the left, crazy new awesome shoes for Major on the right. Let’s talk about Stride Rite quality though: those old shoes still light up…

A Little Trip, A Little News

Photo: Augh, I look a mess. But… yay! First train ride selfie!   Ursa Minor had a doctor’s appointment in town yesterday and, because it was with a specialist, I could only take him and not bring his brother. The Husband stayed home with Major and I decided to Minor a treat: A ride on…