Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Still finishing up winter pics--March

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Taoe kwon Do at school

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Missing teeth!047

First wrestling match (I think)

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Looking cute

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Walking on the lake!  He was actually mad because we said that we were going to drive across the lake (as lots of people do) to go to Wal-Mart, but then we didn’t actually see anyone driving across when we were there and decided not to.  But it was fun walking on the lake!

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Dr. Seuss outfit for his birthday

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Joseph and his crocheting.  He was one of the most dedicated members of my afterschool knitting club

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Knitting club!  Lots of fun!

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My usual view

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Still working on his crocheting

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He LOVES to read.  ALL.THE.TIME.

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Visiting the baby lambs!

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Visiting with grandpa

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Tanner came over one day a week after school for the spring—they had lots of fun exploring

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A quiet moment

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Dance party

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My cuties

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Joseph and I went exploring one very blustery snowday (luckily dad was home too and stayed with Nora while she napped)

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More reading

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In the snow

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Cleaning up the snow

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Playing

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Loving eating

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Sap buckets!

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Another wrestling meet

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I only take pictures when Joseph is winning.  Watching his matches can be a bit stressful.  It is not about being the strongest at all; much more about thinking—remembering the moves and figuring out how to put them together, plus mental strength and stamina.  Joseph was definitely not always successful, but sometimes!

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a little party at Bob’s

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Joseph loves when he gets to spend time with cousin Jasper.  Jasper is very kind and understanding of Joseph and also always up for an adventure!

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Fred!

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Warming up; baseball glove out!

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Some taps

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Practicing her sitting in the softest place in the house

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Attempting some selfies

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I was a little obsessed with this outfit

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Making syrup!  we had a lot of fun letting joseph be in charge

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Nora hanging in the sun—and beginning her obsession with going after every little tiny piece of anything on the floor

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finishing syrup

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eating at the halfway house—just starting to share big people food

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playing with tanner afterschool

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Bath time fun

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with wrestling buddy Landon