Entries from March 2008

Alana’s Snow Wardrobe

Date March 12, 2008

Alana really enjoys changing her clothes. Her choice of clothing during this snowstorm started off pretty standard – snow pants, warm coat, hat, etc. As the past few days have come and gone, so too has her sense of winter clothing. Apparently, she is ready for spring fashions with sundresses and bathing suits.

Record Snowfalls

Date March 8, 2008

Rewind to the end of January when Benton whined about the lack of snow. His question to me was “When are going to get snow that is fun?” We had a few fun snows earlier in the season, but January was mostly dusting or too fast to melt. Officially, we have snow that is fun……. [...]

Alana’s Bedroom

Date March 4, 2008

Ah, rest time!!! Yes, a 45 to 90 minute window in which Alana plays quietly in her room. Today, she was extremely willing to head to her room and play. We have not been home at rest time in the past few days, so it was a nice chance to reacquaint herself with her dolls, [...]

Laundry

Date March 4, 2008

Dear Tim, We hope you are enjoying your vacation from chores while in Austin this week. We are following our normal routine of generating dirty clothes (mainly Alana who likes to change outfits at least 3 times a day), washing and drying the clothes, and then lining the laundry baskets up for you to fold [...]

Tea Party Time

Date March 4, 2008

It might be winter, but that did not stop Alana from wanting to have a tea party outside earlier this week when the weather was a little bit on the sunny side. She decided the tea cup was a good way to make snow balls.