Olivia’s caterpillars have arrived! She was so excited to find them in the mail yesterday. We opened them up right away. Her first reaction was that it smelled yucky. I told her that it was the caterpillars’ food that she was smelling. We took out her magnifying glass, and I had so much fun explaining… Continue reading The Caterpillars are Here!
Olivia received a butterfly net for her birthday! It came with a coupon for caterpillars. We have redeemed our coupon, and are just waiting for their arrival. To pr epare for the caterpillars, we read Eric Carle’s book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and made predictions about what we thought our caterpillars will eat. Olivia had… Continue reading Getting Ready for the Caterpillars
We recently received very bad news. One of our dogs was diagnosed with cancer. Luckily, he doesn’t seem to be in any pain or discomfort, so we are enjoying all of our time with him! This year, we have decided to have a birthday “paw-ty” for him! He will be 11 years old on July 16th! … Continue reading Puppy Paw Prints
Happy Father’s Day to all of the wonderful, hardworking men out there! I have been blessed with my own wonderful dad, and am so excited that Olivia also has an amazing dad who she can look up to. To celebrate the dads in Olivia’s life, we made picture frames. Here are the materials that we… Continue reading Happy Father’s Day!
Since Memorial Day, Olivia has been pointing out people who are wearing red, white, and blue and telling me that they are wearing “USA.” It’s quite cute, and I’m excited that she did get something out of our chats that occurred around Memorial Day. Today we made another patriotic decoration. Here are the materials we used:… Continue reading Flag Day