We are getting excited about starting school this year! We are doing unit studies instead of a boxed curriculum and we also moved our school room from the basement to the main level...out of the dungeon and now have a huge window in our school room!
We are taking a vacaiton to visit family in MI before we start and the kids can't wait, me either!
Treyton is at juniors camp at Camp Twin Lakes with Camp Sunshine for 6 days! I miss him but the leaders are posting pictures and he is having a TON of fun! The GA bulldogs came and played football with the kids, they have a huge pool with waterslide, horseback riding, canoeing, fishing, carnival, crafts, gym, karate, cooking, gold panning, archery, bikes...these are just a few of the things I saw in the pictures! Its the same camp and leaders that were there for family camp so I know he is in good hands! Tyler gets to go for sibling camp in August and he is super excited!
-still loves to read and reads often in his free time
-is 'completely bored' if he can't play his DS
-uses the word 'apparently' way more than I can handle
-is acting like a teen more an more every day
-is too cool to hang out with mom anymore
-desperately wants some boys to 'hang' with, I really need to find him some good friends!
-is loving football and can't wait for the real season to start, he wants to be number 30 (Tyler is 40 and Trace wants to be 50...I think its cute)
-loves hanging out with Dad
-heart of gold, is always thinking of others and would give you the shirt off his back
-speaks in accents all the time ("Excuse me? Do you have any Grey Poupon?")
-loves to ride his bike
-swims like a fish and wants to be in the water all day every day
-likes to crochet (quit laughing!)
-has a wild imgination, he is always pretending something!
-obsessed with catching bugs
-just learned to ride his bike without training wheels. He asked me "Mom, can I take my own training wheels off my bike? I know how...lefty loosey"
-likes to read, especially if he can show off to someone
-is a homebody
-likes to watch surgery videos on youtube. I call him "Gooney Howser" he doesn't get it. (His nickname is Gooney)
-loves to sing
-learned to swim without floaties
-loves cottage cheese
-counts to 5
-knows colors red, yellow, blue, pink, purple, green, orange, white, black
-likes to sing in the car
-shy in front of other people
-knows number concepts to 5
-loves her babies
-can peddle her tricycle
-daytime potty trained
-knows triangles, squares, circles
-can draw circles, verticle and horizontal lines on command
-recognizes about 8 letters
-likes her finger/toenails painted
-fights bedtime (none of my kids have ever fought bedtime!)
-loves the ipod touch, she knows how to play games, read stories, SEARCH YOUTUBE!? She like vidoes of kid songs, animals and babies.
-if she doesnt know the answer to something she answers "Minnie Mouse"