Lunch in bed

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What it means to be TWO.

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Absolutely no help accepted, no matter what the task.

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Running and jumping and risk taking are mandatory.

copyright-katherine-marie-091014nIt means unlimited kisses and tickles!

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It means sometimes you only get to play a supporting role in “Beauty and the Beast.”

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It means creating beautiful, priceless works of art.

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It means that simple things like books and puppies can bring unimaginable joy.

It means that every moment is sacred.

It means unpredictability, excitement and feeling scared.

It means life is amazing.

xoxoxoxo!!!!

 

Tea

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xoxoxo!

ATM

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You don’t always get what you want in life…

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And I quote Uncle Fred from the cartoon Arthur’s Christmas– “You don’t always get what you want in life…. Sometimes you get something better!”

xoxoxoxo!

Wrapping up summer

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We played robots.

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We made fairy forts in the front yard.

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We took pictures of bugs!  Frankie was fascinated by a little potato bug here.

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We went out for special treats.

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We left with balloons.

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We tried to feed “our” swans.

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We giggled.

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We dressed up in big sisters flower hat.


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We played house.  Lots of house.

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We made lots of messes in the kitchen.

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We played putt-putt.

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Summer is…

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Summer is picnics & adventures in the woods!

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Summer is hose fights!

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Summer is fun-n-GAMES!

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Summer is fishin’ for toys.

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Summer is favorite books and bedtime with puppets.

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Summer is musical bunny rabbits!???

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Summer is Candyland and peanut butter and jellies at the park.

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Summer is messy.

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Summer is toys and love and lots of little people.

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Summer is reading, taking pictures & sunsets.

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Summer is books.

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Summer is adventure.

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Summer is s’mores.

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Summer is burning your toes on the slide.

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Summer is learning and love.

xoxoxoxo!!!

The Fair!

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They look forward to this all year long.

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I love seeing the color and wonder through their eyes.

copyright-katherine-marie-072313b Balloon hats, cotton candy and old fashion carnival rides.  What more could a nine-year-old want?

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 Mason is now officially tall enough to go on the BIG rides.  whoooo hooooo!   This was his first “real” ride ever.

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My favorite part!!! weeeeeee!

xoxoxoxo!