Had to stop my workout for this…
Then I realized, I’m still burning calories! Now if only I could eat chocolate at the same time.
"My underwater helmet," holding on, parachuting into Arkansas, twins, sunny day, "Hi, I’m Daddy," Australia my love, and date night.
me: oliver, today i met a mama who had four boys. how would you like to have three brothers?
oliver: no, i like my lucy.
(after discussing why kids can’t come to a wedding)
me: when you are bigger you can go to a wedding. or even have your own wedding.
oliver: can i dance with lucy at my wedding?
my sweet boy. my prayer is that you will always love your sister this much. because when that bond is severed, it hurts like hell.
lucy: (walks in with baby’s diaper in her hand from where i *thought* he was napping) just a little bit of poop, mama. it’s okay.
oliver: now let’s to hopping jacks! (proceeds to teach lucy how to do jumping jacks)
lucy: daddy! daddy! daddy! daddy! (mark goes running to see what’s wrong.) will you put these in the trashcan? (hands him a wad of used tissues.)
my son has been taking a lot of pictures lately. here’s a sampling of his work.
this last shot, he made lucy stand with her mouth open for a whole minute while he took about ten shots.
he’s a fan of the close-up.
"i’m a mermaid. but sometimes i’m a princess. but really, i’m a little baby."
and this is just the stuff she got into this week…
people, i am running out of high shelves. this girl. the cause of all my gray hairs.