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Monthly Archives: May 2011

At the Botanic Garden

Here’s another photo collage for you of our  most recent warm and sunny day, spent as a family enjoying the lovely Chicago Botanic Garden.

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Sprinting in the Park

Matt and I have been enjoying some outdoor exercising now that the weather has warmed up a bit.  Our workout routine includes heavy weightlifting, some running, some martial art/gymnastic stuff, and some sprinting.  Sprinting is generally not much fun when it is a timed, run back and forth as fast as you can until you […]

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Warm Enough…

…to plant a flower garden …to bring the toys outside …to swing and climb on our new rope Looking forward to more warm days spent outside!

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Fairies, makeway…

…for a bloody feeding frenzy! This new play idea is thanks to our evening family ritual lately of watching the epic and gory BBC documentary series Walking With Dinosaurs.

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Learning Letters

Learning letters is continuing to be a fun learning experience around here.  Ashton is very close to recognizing all the upper and lowercase letters, but sometimes I don’t know how to help her remember the letters she gets stuck on.  I tried a game of alphabet “Go Fish!” with her and had great success!  What […]

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