Last Tuesday Dave was off work. We have a million projects to do. Instead, we went to the beach. It’s been cold and raining but P’s been asking to go to the beach for a while so I thought it was time we listened to her request. She’s been a little hard to handle lately. … Continue reading The Art of "Doing Nothing"
It’s been a busy week. P is evolving in so many ways and I’m struggling to keep up. Most of her changes, even the tough ones, are natural for this age. It takes a lot more patience and understanding to find the middle ground of discipline than to either yell at them all the time … Continue reading Week in Review
I just made Octopus for P. I read that babies at this age only see in black and white and red is the next color they see. I’m trying to stimulate P’s senses so I thought if I made her a stuffed octopus that wiggled with red at the end of its tentacles she would … Continue reading Octopus