Archive for August, 2010

A Full Weekend

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

The weekend was fast! So much happened. We went to a toy store and bought a tricycle that one of Claire’s relatives is giving for her third birthday. The funny thing about all this is that in the store, the only toys that captivated Claire were the stuffed animals. She was hugging them, playing with […]

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From Our Garden

Friday, August 27th, 2010

The first week of June, Claire and I planted seeds, a heritage seed package stating it was designed to attract butterflies and hummingbirds. We have a lot of hummingbirds around. I haven’t seen many butterflies, but this is the first year we’ve planted. Tonight Claire and I picked some flowers, and here they are. (Oddly, […]

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Stained Glass Streamers

Friday, August 27th, 2010

We made the simplest craft the other day, and it turned out so well. To make this, you need a roll of clear packing tape, some string or yarn, a hole punch, and a bunch of tissue paper of different colors cut up into small bits. Put a strip of tape on the table, sticky […]

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