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The Playground

We’re just about halfway through our summer vacation, and while this probably isn’t exactly true, I feel like our days can best be summed up by the following graph. Outside of sleeping and eating, Adam and Leah are spending a lot of time sliding, swinging and climbing. And since we have three playgrounds within easyContinue Reading

Settling In

We’re just about through the first week of summer vacation and I’m already patting myself on the back for being much better organized than I was last summer. (Why, yes, I do know that I’ve now jinxed myself and the rest of the summer will be a mess.) In order to help with the transitionContinue Reading

Routine Playground Visit

I am considering today to be the first official day of summer vacation: Todd is at work and the kids are home with me. Already I can see that we’re going to settle into an easygoing routine of planned activities in the morning followed by quiet time and free play in the afternoon. This morningContinue Reading

A Long Weekend

Hmmm… I really should consider not working weekends more often. It was fabulous to have an entire (long!) weekend to do little but hang around and play.* We went to two different playgrounds where Adam and Leah, climbed, slid and bounced. Strangely enough, the physical activity did little to tire them out. In fact, IContinue Reading