So, like all the cool Catholic bloggers are doing this whole 7 Quick Takes Friday thing..so I figured I would try it. Surely...even I could think of 7 quick things to post about. And, obviously posting about 7 Quick Takes counts as my first Quick Take..right?
Yesterday was one of THOSE days. You know those days...the type of day where any homeschooling mom starts thinking that
Believe it or not, I actually used to be on the math team in high school...so I'm not teaching my girls something wimpy like "Math Class is Tough" (anyone else remember that Barbie controversy from like 20 years ago?)...but I hated all those long problems back then, and I still hate them now..can't wait until we get to fun stuff..like calculus.
We used to have this one, rickety, falling apart bookshelf. It was one of those cheap, particle board things that
Otherwise, it will almost definitely guarantee that Elsa will start crawling and pulling up before then, because what baby can resist wreaking havoc on a stack of books like that?
Speaking of Elsa..last night she did something almost UNHEARD of in this house. Are you ready for it??? She fell asleep WITHOUT NURSING!! I know, I know...I almost passed out from shock too. Last night, I was busy cutting out little sheep shapes for our coop project today and she was lying on the bed, in the dark, sucking her hands and I go in there and the next thing I know..she is ASLEEP...ALL ON HER OWN!! Woo hoo! Of course, then she woke up an hour later and refused to settle without me next to her...but it was nice while it lasted.
I'm reading a really good book right now.
Warnings: The True Story of How Science Tamed the Weather
It was a Christmas present (the kindle edition) and I'm really enjoying it..and it's kinda making me want to move to Tornado Alley so I can be one of those Tornado Chasers (ok..not really...Tornadoes scare the heck out of me..I'd much rather deal with hurricanes.) But, it is fascinating..especially to a science geek like me.
Elsa is FOUR MONTHS OLD TODAY!! Can you believe it? I can't believe it either..time is just flying by! Check out this cute little bundle of chubbyliciousness!
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