My mom brought me back undies for P from her trip to Colombia! Every time someone visits from our homeland they ask me what I want. I always say the same: undies for P! Why can’t I buy underwear for my kid in the States? Well, I have an issue with American underwear for girls. … Continue reading Cover that Bum!
Last week I made strawberry shortcakes with P. I got the recipe from Orangette and it recommends keeping the dough frozen until you’re ready to bake. The day after I made our first batch the oven stopped working. It’s gas; the stove works but not the oven. I have to find a repair man quick … Continue reading Broken Oven
Today was P’s first day of school! She’s in her second year of pre-school. I think she’ll have another year before heading off to kindergarten. This year I’m actually a bit worried. Her school went through some changes and there is a new director. She has yet to talk to the parents and let them … Continue reading First Day of School 2011
We were at swimming class one day when a mom walked in smelling so good I had to ask her what she was wearing. She couldn’t remember but said it was her lotion not perfume because she never wore any. She did remember that it was a patchouli and orange smell but she couldn’t remember … Continue reading Good Smells
The pictures above are of P learning to ride her balance bike last week. The small slopes in our front yard were perfect for her to get a feel for coasting. But you can see she’s not comfortable. I was so proud of her. She kept doing the slopes over and over again despite clearly … Continue reading The Balance Bike
via Designmom from The San Francisco Chronicle This car wash is just too cool! I’d love to make one of these! Maybe next summer. The sponges and colors are so fantastic! Continue reading Kid Car Wash
I’m so far behind in documenting the little, funny, daily occurrences with P. Trying to play catch up. A few weeks ago Dave cleaned off the back patio and P proceeded to take things and make a “beaver house”. It was entertaining to see the two of them out there spraying things down and moving … Continue reading Beaver House