The adorable song is by Sandra Boynton, from Philadelphia Chickens.
Those matchbox cars and carrying case were a gift from Mr’s amazing Aunt Julie (who also gave us a set of musical instruments for his second birthday). I’m not sure who liked them better – B or his dad!
The Christmas season is so much fun. Decorations, carols, presents, lights!
I say this every year, but this was the most fun so far. B is old enough to enthusiastically participate in the decorating, singing, story telling, and general anticipation of Santa’s arrival.
B and I are partners in decorating crime – he gives me license to return to an earlier, craftier, incarnation of myself. The two of us conspire on the proper placement of each ornament, stocking, and string of lights. It’s kind of awesome. Continue reading
In addition to his actual school work, which I’ll share later, B does a lot of drawing at school. (He is only 4.5, after all – all work and no play, etc.) He’s incredibly imaginative – he reminds me so much of my younger brother, it’s unnerving at times.