learning to count

I ended up throwing down a blanket on the floor and tossing out the bloks to have some building fun.  At first Olivia was lining up the big squares and Abigail kept knocking the creations over. After the initial excitement wore off they both settled down to build and play with the blok buddies and
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I didn’t feel like trying to get the paint out and instead went to coloring today.  Both Olivia and Abigail seemed to enjoy the change of pace. Olivia colored in her my little pony book and had fun pointing out the different ponies, shapes, and what not. Abigail colored in the book too helping with
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Livy has been asking to paint all day today. So I caved in this evening.  I have been a little reluctant to paint when its just us girls at home because lately Abigail keeps trying to paint her face or her hands and feet! So I just like having an extra set of adult hands
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6pm bag and our game!

The girls 6pm bags had the nail polish I mentioned the other day. They didn’t get a chance to get their nails done just yet. After we all got done taking baths and showers, my husband had the monopoly game board set up. So we played our first game where Livy was making all of
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Making our new years eve party bags!

The girls and ‘I made our new years eve party bags. This project cost us nothing to make since I already had bags from last year and a nice stash of construction paper and glue. I started with taking out enough sheets of construction paper with Abigail’s assistance. I knew I could make two clocks
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Playing games!

I really didn’t get a chance to post a lot about what my little family got to do yesterday. I worked big time on cleaning and getting stuff organized for the new year. I really do not like taking down Christmas decorations so soon. But I want to get them tucked safely away for next year.
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Mega blok fun!

Its been a quiet evening since both girls woke up from their naps. We played with our mega bloks and sorted them into color groups of oranges/yellow/and white, pink/purple , blues, and greens. Then we did a little creative project to build a promt for something. I will share that later when the time is
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What to do?

I am still trying to figure out what to do with these. I am thinking to have the girls paint inside the bulb so it wont be clear. Then we will paint the hats, faces, and things on the “snowmen”. To make the snowmen I had painted my daughters fingers and then had them grab the bulbs. 
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card games

My husband picked up two decks of cards. We didn’t want to go through and sort the four deck card sets we made. Well, I didn’t mind doing it but he wanted those kept for when we play hand and foot or whatever card games. I like the snowmen cards, but he doesn’t like how
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