I have an almost four-year-old on my hands! Ellie Marie is a sweet and thoughtful big sister who loves to use her imagination. Sometimes her methods of play (like most kids' her age) are mysterious and funny to boring old grown-ups. Today, the three little ones played together so well -- no fighting, fussing, or meltdowns -- for almost 2 hours! I checked in, but mostly stayed out the way and let them explore and play. This was 100% due to my needing to finish up some last minute end-of-semester grading. Here's just a little taste.
(For those who claim I seem to only post blogs about my happy, clean, and perfect homelife, be careful what you wish for!)
Why does a pig in a bathtub need to be on a piece of newspaper? Sounds like a riddle, but no; it's a real question: