One of the joys of being a
(yes, I just coined that phrase)
is that I get to have parties with my
little guys for special occasions.
|Getting ready the night before.|
|Party hats are a must for a|
New Year's Party.
|Always ready to party.|
|Another party animal.|
|There aren't many books to go|
with the New Year's Theme, so
we had a co-theme
of Noah's Ark.
Noah had to start fresh just
like we start fresh each new year.
(A teacher learns to make
anything fit with the theme
she has chosen.)
|Macaroni died with food coloring for|
|The little guys thought it was fun|
but their attention span was not that long.
|Caleb decided to "do his own thing."|
Can you say first born?
I can say that because I am one.
|One of the exciting (non-planned)|
activities was throwing
all the balloons down the stairwell.
Can you find all three boys?
They are all there.
|We made rainbow cookies.|
Yes, I often wear a
super-hero cape when
the boys are here.
|I must admit, raw dough was|
eaten during this project
and no one got sick. Whew!
|Caleb really got into it.|
Of course, smart boy that he is,
he informed me that I didn't have
all the right colors for a rainbow.
|As you might be able to tell,|
tattoos were also among the
These were actually left over
from Christmas 2011.
|The final project wasn't too bad at all.|
I was afraid the colors would fade during
baking, but they didn't.
|Caleb and Aaron had an impromptu|
tea party at this little dolls table.
Can you tell how small the table and
|And one of the best parts of the day|
was that the mama's and daddy's
got to hang out together.
How blessed David and I are
to have them all in the Springs!