Archive for August, 2015

Meet the teacher night

August 20, 2015
I was so excited to FINALLY be checking out the big kid school tonight and meeting my new teacher.

I was so excited to FINALLY be checking out the big kid school tonight and meeting my new teacher.

Lucy was just as excited as I was to see the paw prints everywhere.

Lucy was just as excited as I was to see the paw prints everywhere.

and meet the school mascot.

and meet the school mascot.

There was even a dog house in the library!

There was even a dog house in the library! Rafa was straight in there!

Finally we found my classroom and my desk. Mrs Garrity my teacher was super, super nice. I think I'm going to like it here!

Finally, we found my classroom and my desk. Mrs Garrity my teacher is super, super nice. I think I’m going to like it here!

Advertisements

Mum went onto our community Facebook garage sale page – look what she found

August 19, 2015
Is this for us?

Wow! Is this for us?

There's even an elevator here so the cars can get back up to the top

There’s even an elevator here so the cars can get back up to the top

Let's have a race!

Race ya!

I think we both won!

I think we both won!

My unagreeable brother

August 18, 2015
Mom! Rafa has Elsa and Anna and he won't give them back!

Mom! Rafa has Elsa and Anna and he won’t give them back!

I find him unagreeable and he's making me nausious.

I find him unagreeable and he’s making me nauseous.

The world’s best cheese sandwich recipe

August 17, 2015
Take 2 pieces of cow cheese

Take 2 pieces of cow cheese

and stick them together

Stick them together and there you have it, a cheese sandwich Rafa style.

nom nom nom nom.

nom nom nom nom.

The sleepover

August 15, 2015
Tomorrow night Rafa can come sleepover in my room!

Tomorrow night Rafa can come sleepover in my room!

A big, cool teachers’ only day

August 14, 2015
We made the most of a day off from school AND hot weather with a BIG swim at the pool. Followed by a BIG pre shower nap.

We made the most of a day off from school AND hot weather with a BIG morning swim at the pool. Followed by a BIG pre-shower nap.

And a BIG bowl of frozen Orange Leaf yoghurt.

And a BIG bowl of frozen Orange Leaf yoghurt.

What to do on 100+ degree days

August 11, 2015
It's 104 today (40C)

It’s 104F today (40C)

A lot of this

So here we are!

In other summertime news – I’m swimming from where we are in the picture to where the ladders are diagonally back to the left and right of us, so look! No¬†floaties for me! Rafa still has to wear them.

Our Monday knight

August 10, 2015

Lion knight

My new sport

August 8, 2015
Where do I sign up for an air hockey league?

Where do I sign up for an air hockey league?

Little Beakers

August 7, 2015
Today's filed trip was to Little Beakers

Today’s filed trip was to Little Beakers

We spent the day doing science experiments

We spent the day doing science experiments in a real lab with real, white, lab coats…

Like making fizzy stuff and blue gunk

Such as making our potion explode when we add colour and turning other potions into snow and blue goo