robots and code-a-pillars!

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lately, the kiddos (eh hem, i’m looking at you, mister samson!) are really into robots. and while josh and i are pretty selective when it comes to the kind of toys we bring into our home, we are just as excited about this robot phase, because we’re finding that it’s such a great way to bond interactive play with technology in a way that challenges problem solving and critical thinking skills....

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my life with three super heroes.

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so i’m not sure if you know this, many people don’t, but i live with three super heroes.

it’s true! they go by disguised names like eleanor, samson and conrad in their day-to-day lives, but they are known around these parts as super E, super S and super C. they do a lot of brave and courageous things each day, like save their stuffed animals from burning towers or even bring the tallest glasses of ice cold water to their mother in her most parched moments of the day. ...

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eleanorisms // samsonisms.

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samson:

“i want some open meal.” “some what?” “OPEN MEAL.” “what is open meal?” “you know, OPEN MEAL!!!! it sounds like an S.” (we later realized he was saying “oatmeal” which of course, sounds exactly like the letter S. lol!)

“mama, do pigs fly in planes?” before i can even answer he smacks his leg, “haha, no!...

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