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Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Spring Break

Aaahhhh... I love spring break! We've been busy, but we've been busy on our own terms. And that does not include a 5:30 AM wake up call! Thankfully the kids somehow got that message too and have been sleeping in till at least 7:00 every day (I'm sure I just jinxed myself for tomorrow though).

We've been busy decoating Izzy's room -- we've painted it green (very green), and tomorrow we'll be adding the finishing touches w/ lots of pink, green, and yellow and lots of ribbon. If we can just get the chair rail painted, cut, and hung before the weekend, we'll be set! I can't wait to see the finished product. The only problem is this has totally given me the redecorating bug and I'm already ready to tackle Chip's room next! His room has had classic Pooh in it for nearly 8 years -- could be time for a change! :) It really is amazing what a little paint can do for a room!!

Both kids had well visits today and both are doing well. Chip seems to have some allergy issues as his runny, goopy eyes do not like the pollen! Both kids are off the chart or nearly off for height and weight. They definitely got Tre's height, not mine. Both kids also had to get their finger stuck today. Oh the tears -- esp. from Izzy. Only Chip had to get shots and Izzy cried for him then. She absolutely cannot stand for someone to be hurt or upset (unless of course the 2 of them are after the same toy!). She was very worried for him today when he had to get shots though. My sweet girl...

Here's another favorite Izzy story --

This morning she wanted to build a track for the train and Chip was right in the thick of it and they were both hollering. I told Iz that she could share or put it up and wait until Chip took a nap to play with it. "Ok momma!" she said. There was no change in the hollering and Izzy wasn't making a move, so I said, "Iz, what's your choice?" "You can go ahead and put Chipper down for a nap, Momma." :) Gotta love it!!


Anonymous said...

Your kids are so adorable! Like you I enjoyed my children's childhood so much - my only regret is my youngest (my daughter) is graduating high school this May and will be off to college in the fall :( It goes by so fast!!!! - Elizabeth

Robin said...

Beautiful pics of beautiful children! Glad they are doing well.

ELaw said...

That's hilarious! I love the way they think. Keep enjoying Spring break - and keep those pictures coming. Love 'em!

Tony Pagliarullo said...

When are you going to blog about your decorator passing out on you? We had a blast yesterday!

Jenny said...

Tony -- hahaha!!! :) Hope she didn't mind how many times I told that story yesterday! We had a great time yesterday too! We'll have to do it again soon!