The boy earned his black belt after fronting $125 (his half) to take the test. Now he's mentally checked out of karate, and doesn't even care if he goes ever. But since our contract goes thru March--boy's going!
Hubby graduated with his MBA--finally, but with one more class to take in the summer. But now he's officially DONE!!
Thumbelina turned nine, and we tried to have a surprise party, but we were at a friends house after a baptism and she saw the secret invite on their fridge.
(In other news, Squirt turned 4 in May and had a Sofia Princess party with her besties before the one moved to Hawaii.
The girls let me cut their hair. But even now--months later--Squirt asks me, "Is my hair long yet?"
The boy won a frog at the city carnival--spent tons of money on a cage, food and stuff. The frog was happy, but didn't like our new place and died.
And for proof that I am the meanest mom ever---for April fools day, I made the kids Brown E's for dessert. Squirt kept crying and saying, "You're just joking--this is just paper!" She was not amused, even when I pulled out the real brownies and let her have one.
Up next, our Halloween post in which I dye my four-year-olds hair black for her costume. Best mom EVER!!