This afternoon we started packing up Madelyn’s bedroom. She loved to organize her toys and tape the boxes shut. Such a joy to spend time with my girl as we get ready for great transitions ahead!
Monthly Archives: August 2011
School shopping day! Why is this such a thrill? There’s something about the back-to-school isle. Colorful rows, neatly arranged supplies, stacks of notebooks, patterns on display…all great little details to find in my lens for sure. Madelyn wanted to buy EVERYTHING on the shelves. Nevermind the buckets of crayons we have at home, she was […]
Tonight we went swimming and tried out a cheap-o underwater camera in the pool. So fun to take pics underwater but most of the images were underexposed so there’s not many to share. This girl is a water bug for sure. She loves to swim more than anything.
One of the wishes on her 30 days list: paint pink toenails So we did…and then we painted fancy nails in her ‘Wonderful World of Fashion’ book (best coloring book ever)…it’s an interactive coloring/design book for fashionistas of all ages…packed with beautiful and sophisticated illustrations created by illustrator Nina Chakrabarti. The book encourages creativity, with illustrations […]
Madelyn loves to practice handwriting and frequently asks for new words to work on. Today she learned several words that are meaningful to what will soon fill her days when she starts kindergarten (and moves to Minnesota). So many transitions ahead!