Puzzles

The boys have been really interested in puzzles lately. They play with puzzles at school but recently they have dusted them off at home again. ┬áZachary has been particularly enamored. He sits quietly on the floor searching for pieces, bringing them to the puzzle, turning them on each side to see if they fit, and …

Lego Renaissance

Legos are my favorite toy of all time. They come in cool sets to begin with and you can break them up and build anything you can imagine. They combine using your imagination with building a collection and top it all off with the satisfaction of destroying stuff all at the same time. Sally has …

Oh What A Night

No, I'm┬ánot talking about a night back in '63. I'm talking about a night with two three-year olds. Everything started well enough. We picked up two happy boys from day care and had a quiet ride home. As we neared the house Zach started talking about his man's helmet being behind the toy bin in …

Bowling

We decided to take the boys bowling today. Sally participated in a bowling tournament with some co-workers last week and the boys were super excited to watch her. They have been talking about it all week so it was finally time. The bowling alley was quite busy with a birthday party and probably some February …

Potty Training Update

WARNING: This post contains a lot of discussion about poop. The boys have been without diapers for about three weeks now and overall they are still doing well. As expected, things have shifted a bit as they moved back into their normal routine at school during the week. We found that Adam was having trouble …

Changes

We've gone through some major changes at home in the last couple of months. First we took back some of our house by removing the gate between the living room and kitchen as well as the gate at the bottom of the stairs in the living room. We decided that the boys were good enough …