Ducks passing through my front yard
I don’t know where they went next, but I hope they all made it there safely. I frequently say that our yard is its own eco-system, but their appearance was a reminder that our mini-world is a bit bigger and more diverse than I realized.
I love spring in Texas. He seemed to be enjoying spring, too.
Scenes from a birthday 2
My son loves Legos, so we threw a Lego party for his fifth birthday. The “Lego” castle bounce house Pigs in a blanket…on a stick Everyone loves popcorn Lego brick cakes with candy Lego men on top Celebrating turning one whole hand I wish I had taken pictures of the Lego table we set up. Such wonderful creations yesterday!
The first watermelon of the season
12 Big Ideas...
Okay, so I missed my scheduled March big idea. But, technically I did two in February, and since most of March was spent planning birthday parties for the kids, I feel as though I should get a pass… or at least a mulligan. So the plan was for me to learn how to bake my two favorite cakes last month, and I never got around to it. I’ll get back to it. Once the birthday season of 2010...
Scenes from a birthday
My daughter wanted a Quest for her 8th birthday — like something from a Percy Jackson book. So we invited a few friends over, and I sent them on their way to become heroes. A clue from Hades A minotaur to be slain A reward from Athena