|Aaron playing Evie in blindfold chess
|Kids are great about changing up their positions all the time.
Here Aaron is using his tablet.
|Abigail picking (a book) from her stocking
|Abigail is getting better at sitting
|Abigail's first cookie
|"Hmmm, wonder why everyone likes these so much?"
|Abigail's funny snorty face
|Alexander made a mote and a bridge
|Alexander teaching the tiny pooh bears Reading Cards.
|"Now that says smile Pooh Bear!"
|Andrew drew a flag for the boys' secret club.
It is Knights playing chess.
|Christmas cocoa, cookies, and crafts
|Baby gets banana and spoons instead of cocoa and scissors
|Doing one of the activities from our Christmas book.
"Find the door blindfolded"
|They always like this activity.
|Yea, our food arrived!
33 pounds of cheese, 15 pounds of butter, and some other things.
|Lest we get to fancy around here, the pasta and sauce arrived a bit banged up. :)
|All the boys helped repackage the cheese.
"Mom, we're cheese workers!" said Andrew.
|Since the arrival of butter we've been making lots of cookies.
Chocolate chip walnut cookies got a big smile.
|And so did sugar cookies
|On the Weekends Nate has been helping the boys learning programming
by making their own text based adventure game.
(bonding, computer class, and a sneaky way to inspire spelling practice)
|Pompa's brothers Doodlier, Noodlier, and Joodlier
|Strong Super Hero blasting bubble bullets