Category Archives: Jack

Can’t Spell Manicure Without M-A-N

Last Thursday, on the drive home after picking up the kids at school, Jack asked me to paint his nails. To say I was surprised would be an understatement- he has been staunchly anti-nail polish since he was about 3 … Continue reading

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They Didn’t Get It From Me

I am not artistic. I think I have a good eye for design, but as far as actually creating something decent you best look elsewhere. And so far, I’ve lived my life never really feeling that lack, although it must … Continue reading

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Shafted

Jack has discovered Minecraft. For months (years?) I’ve been seeing Minecraft themed stuff on Pinterest (birthday cakes! Room decor! Snack tables decor! Crafts!), but I didn’t know what it was, and I didn’t have to because my kids had never … Continue reading

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Day One

First day of school!!  Summer technicalities not withstanding, we now OFFICIALLY have a second grader and kindergartner. Mind blown.  Watching them walking together like this was so awesome. I never had siblings, so I don’t know what it’s like to … Continue reading

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Away We Went

It is tradition in our house (or we are making it so), that the summer before kindergarten I take a trip one on one with whatever child is about to start school for the first time.  We go down to … Continue reading

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