One of our favorite outdoor activities is making chalk drawings on our driveway. Today, we made some chalk drawings, and also had fun with another type of driveway art – painting. We went to a friend’s house, where we were introduced to driveway painting. Olivia and her friends loved using their paint brushes and paints… Continue reading Driveway Art
We are so excited that our Home Study write up is (finally) on its way! I was thrilled to see the email that it had been put in the mail, because it means that we have cleared one more hurdle! Now, our next hurdle will be the first view of our profile. It’s so difficult… Continue reading The Home Study Is On Its Way!
One of our favorite things to do is take our dogs for their evening walk. While walking, Olivia likes to explore and makes sure to point out every squirrel that we see. Last night during our walk, Olivia asked if we could make a squirrel at school the next day. I love that she enjoys… Continue reading Gray Squirrel
When I was little, I loved to catch fireflies outside. It brings back such wonderful memories, to now watch Olivia do the same. I’m sure that we look a bit ridiculous running back and forth across the yard, chasing them, but it is just so much fun! Today we made our own fireflies! Here are… Continue reading Catching Fireflies
Over the last week and a half, we have had a lot of contact with our social worker. She has been sending us the different pieces of the home study write up so that we could verify that all of the information is correct. I’m very excited that we are almost through this stage of… Continue reading The Write-Up Is Coming Together!