First harvest

May 21, 2015
We had the first harvest of our microgreens tonight.

We had the first harvest of our microgreens tonight.

snip snip

snip snip

Let's try them.

Let’s try them.

Hmmm, not bad.

Hmmm, not bad.

They taste a bit like carrots.

They taste a bit like carrots.

Quantifying love

May 19, 2015
"Who is my favourite little girl in the whole world?" "Me!" "And how much do I love you?" "One hundred thousand infinity google."

“Who is my favourite little girl in the whole wide world?” “Me!” “And how much do I love you?” “One hundred thousand infinity google.”

"Who is my favourite little boy in the whole wide world?" "Me!" "And how much do I love you?" "Five!"

“Who is my favourite little boy in the whole wide world?” “Me!” “And how much do I love you?” “Five!”

Terrific gym reports

May 18, 2015
We got our gym reports tonight

We got our gym reports tonight full of ‘terrific’ ticks

Rafa’s report notes said he was “charming and strong!” and the comment on mine says, “You are the funniest kid I have!  I can always count on you to remember that we have to go to the pit!”

Our new favourite rainy day activity

May 17, 2015
Our plans were rained out today, so we ended up at the Mall

Our plans were rained out today, so we ended up at the mall

We did some of our old favourite things, such as the carousel ride

We did some of our old favourite things, such as the carousel ride

and visiting the alligator that lives at the Rainforest cafe

and visiting the alligator that lives at the Rainforest cafe

I say 'old' favourite, because at the other end of the mall we've discovered motorist animals.

I say ‘old’ favourite, because at the other end of the mall we’ve discovered our new favourite thing

This purple bunny goes way faster than you'd think

This purple bunny is a speed demon

and are just the awesomist things ever!

and this tiger is the awesomist ride ever!

Excited to see Mum

May 16, 2015
Whilst Mum was at Williams-Sonoma doing honey stuff we were at a friend's house having a BBQ and swim

Whilst Mum was at Williams-Sonoma doing honey stuff we were at a friend’s house having a BBQ and swim

And this is how excited we were to see her when she finally turned up

And this is how excited we were to see her when she finally turned up

Who made this mess?

May 15, 2015
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Well…. Rafa made me do it.

Dino week

May 14, 2015
It has been dino week at school

It has been dino week at school

I've been busy making dinosaur fossils.

I’ve been busy making dinosaur fossils.

and swamps.

and Spinosaurus swamps.

Whilst Rafa has been making stegosaurus from his handprint

Whilst Rafa has been making stegosaurus from his handprint

And stegosaurus tracks

stegosaurus tracks

And doing dino puzzles.

And doing dino puzzles.

Mum’s Mothers Day Present

May 13, 2015
So it's a little late…. but happy Mothers Day, Mum!

So it’s a little late…. but happy Mothers Day, Mum!

What?  Wait!  We got her dirt and stuff?

What? Wait! We got her dirt and stuff?

Oh, to plant!  Okay, so we have to get the water PH level right first.

Oh, to plant! Okay, so we have to get the water PH level right first.

And that goes on the planting pads.

And that goes on the planting pads.

We have so many seeds to chose from!  We went for the little salad greens first that don't need over night soaking or soil.

We have so many seeds to chose from! We went for the little salad greens seeds first that don’t need over night soaking or soil.

Spray the lid so it gets nice and humid in their little house.

Spray the lid so it gets nice and humid in their little house.

And they're all tucked in for the night.  Grow little micro greens, grow!

And they’re all tucked in for the night. Grow little micro greens, grow!

Spring photos 2015

May 12, 2015

Photo Day Ana Spring

Photo day Rafa

Carlos and Lucy

May 11, 2015
Carlos, 2013

Carlos, 2013

Carlos, 2015

Carlos, 2015

Lucy, 2011

Lucy, 2011

Lucy, 2015

Lucy, 2015

In the weekend I suggested we knit a new bow into Lucy’s hair.  Mum said maybe Abuela could help with that when she visits, so I must remember to ask Abuela to bring her noodle.


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