Archive for February, 2015

Racing to the mail box

February 27, 2015
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Papi’s solution to Mum stealing his new car

February 26, 2015

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Annual check up

February 25, 2015
We were thrilled to get the 'farm room' for our annual check ups today we sang 'Old McDonald' for every animal on the wall whilst we were waiting.

We were so thrilled to get the ‘farm room’ for our annual check ups today that we sang a verse of ‘Old McDonald’ for every animal on the wall.

Ana was the first patient.

Ana was the first patient.

Then she was the doctor whilst I was the patient.

Then she was the doctor whilst I was the patient.

And the good news is there is nothing more than good health to report for this post! Just the way we like it.

And the good news is there is nothing more than good health to report for this post! Just the way we like it.

By Rafa.

Up up and away week

February 24, 2015

It’s rare for Mum and Papi to get photos of me at school because my teachers don’t take that many… but of all weeks to get them this has been a good one because the theme is one of my favourites.  We’ve been learning about things that go up up and away!

So we've been drawing rocket ships

Including drawing rocket ships

and making flying saucers

and making flying saucers

What happened to Papi’s car?

February 23, 2015
It's grey!  And bigger!  And newer!  Hey….

It’s grey! And bigger! And a whole lot cleaner…Hey….

Papi has a big smile on his face.

Papi has a big smile on his face.

Me too!  I love this car.

Me too! I love this car.

By Rafa.

The Target bargain bin

February 22, 2015
FINALLY we convinced Mum to get us something from the $1 $2 $3 corner at Target.

FINALLY we convinced Mum to get us something from the $1 $2 $3 corner at Target.

She got Rafa an Olaf colouring picture...

Rafa got an Olaf colouring picture…

which is also a puzzle.

which is also a puzzle.

and I got a puzzle where I had to use the number key to work out where all the stickers go

and I got a puzzle where I had to use the number key to work out where all the stickers go

which turned into a beautiful My Little Pony picture!

which turned into a beautiful My Little Pony picture!

Yoga

February 21, 2015
I felt like a real yogi this morning in my new K-Deer yoga leggings (Mum has the same but in black and grey), and my new yoga mat and tote.

I felt like a real yogi this morning in my new K-Deer yoga leggings (Mum has the same but in black and grey), and my new yoga mat and tote.

I even found the perfect spot for Lucy in my yoga tote so she can come to class too.

I even found the perfect spot for Lucy in my tote bag so she can come to class too.

A gift from Mum

February 20, 2015
A yoga mat for each of us!

A yoga mat for each of us!

Recent mathematics classes

February 19, 2015
Math with dice.

Math with dice.

Math with rainbows (5 ways of making 10)

Math with rainbows (5 ways of making 10)

Math with cars (solving Houston's traffic problems)

Math with cars (solving Houston’s traffic problems)

And my absolute favourite, math with candy hearts…. it was supposed to be an addition exercise, but somehow, turned into a lesson on subtraction.

And my absolute favourite, math with candy hearts…. it was supposed to be an addition exercise, but somehow, turned into a lesson on subtraction.

A guest for dinner

February 18, 2015
We had a friend pop in for dinner tonight.

We had a friend pop in for dinner tonight.

He's welcome anytime because he brought us stickers and chocolate.

He’s welcome anytime because he brought us stickers and chocolate.