Fortune Cookies

I was making Chinese food for dinner the other night and remembered seeing a recipe on a blog for fortune cookies.  I thought the girls would think they were fun, so I gave it a shot! If you want to try to make them yourself, here is the recipe: http://www.ourbestbites.com/2010/02/fortune-cookies/ Here’s how they started out,…

Rainy Saturday

It was a rainy saturday today. And I loved it. We made waffles and warm cinnamon apples and ate breakfast lazily. The girls and Daddy went out in the rain with pjs, boots and umbrellas. We all stayed in pjs for a LONG time. (Belle wore hers all day and then slept in them again!)…

St. Patrick’s Day

We had fun celebrating today! St. Patrick’s Day isn’t something I usually celebrate, but with kids, it is so fun to celebrate holidays! I love finding fun ideas to do to make days special, and a day devoted to green made that easy! We started our day with GREEN milk and GREEN quiche and GREEN…

Bib

Now that Everett is a champion drooler I thought it was time for him to start wearing bibs! A friend of mine gave me some super cute ones that looked easy to make, so I tried to copy them and was pleased with how my first attempt came out:maybe I should have taken a pic…

Homemade Finger Paint Fun

I got a great idea from a blog to make finger paint and paint on the walls in the shower. The girls LOVED it! So if you need a fun activity for a rainy day…or any day…it is fun and easy! Here’s the link with the recipe: http://www.ourbestbites.com/2009/07/kids-week-edible-playdough-and-finger-paint/ and here’s what my sweet girls looked…

Hodge Podge

Everybody in! Everett starting finally sleeping in his crib about a month ago (3 1/2 mo) when he started sleeping all night. (Did I mention when he started sleeping through the night it was 12 or 13 hours?? He is amazing. He eats at 6:30 and goes down and then wakes up between 7:30 and…