// let's start things off right. here's the adorable Jenny slate dancing her pants off after adding "poop", "pee" and "lice" to her mom's shopping list. (p.s. she's a grown up.)
// a scientific look at the power of play
// this was palm-to-forehead WONDERFUL
via cup of jo
// discriminating against the child based on whether they were born vaginally or not? a kindergarten form wants to know the student's method of delivery
// 17 ways to hold a baby ("stinky nappy for me", "stinky nappy for you", "the double Jesus")
// olive may not be a middle child but she sure is up to some mischief these days, like poet is. somehow reading about an Australian troublemaker is so much more adorable. apparently their sassing is "back-chatting"!
// how your birth order may effect your relationship
// Courtney, of babyccino, is traveling the world for a year with her husband and 4 children. here she explains the how and why. (this really had me thinking about the best ways to soak up the relatively unstructured time we have in this last summer before every-day-school and the last year before all-day-kindergarten.)
// I just got olive + Charlie their first pair of matching outfits! yessss.
welp. olive and spartacus went on a big adventure - a three day boat trip. we've been facetime-ing and he's sending me pictures all day but man, do I miss them!
uncle john is visiting! I hope we'll go swimming today (even our air conditioning can't handle this heat wave) and tomorrow we'll pick up some bbq and walk down to gasworks park to watch the fireworks.
hope everyone has a fun, safe holiday weekend!