We’re gearing up for James’ second birthday this week! Final yr we had a giant get together with all our household and associates. This yr it’ll be simply the three (or 4 relying on the way you’re counting) of us, however we’re nonetheless going to make it particular. James loves Mickey Mouse so I purchased a bunch of Mickey-themed decorations on-line (affiliate hyperlink!). We’re going to go all out adorning the home, get him his favourite meals (donuts!), and we’ve got a couple of new books and toys for him. I feel he can have an absolute blast. We’re fortunate that he’s nonetheless at an age the place he isn’t actually lacking out (or conscious of what he’s lacking, anyway) due to COVID. I do know it have to be a lot tougher for older children.
I listened to and loved free vary parenting proponent, Lenore Skenazy, on the Armchair Skilled podcast. I used to be a reasonably unbiased child and I undoubtedly wish to attempt to instill independence in my children.
Amazon Prime looks like a should have subscription to me with the quantity of stuff I order, so the historical past of the Amazon membership mannequin is fascinating.
Almond is out, oat is in…now which milk ought to we drink?