“Mom, am I eating this like a champion?”
"Mommy, ya gotta see somefeen! The sky! It’s bootiful!!"
"Jonah got eaten by da fish because he was not makin good choices wit Jesus."
"I’m gonna be in third grade. Then you gunna be in teeny grade."
"I grew up I’m going to play football and have a turtle. And I’m going to wear a tie and have a bike with one wheel."
"Jesus died on da cwoss fo ow sins. Den he wose and now he lives in our hearts."
"When I gwo up, I’m gunna help all da animals."
"For Valentine’s Day I’m going to get you coffee and wine. And a dress and a necklace and a ring."
"I can’t wait till I be in kindagarten."
"Dat’s so awesome!!"
▫️obsessed with “Despicable Me” and has gotten us all to Iove it
▫️rides his bike everyday and thinks he owns the neighborhood
▫️loves “eggies,” chocolate smoothies, frozen pizza, all fruit, and is recently into these weird yogurt smoothie things
▫️so proud of his little sisters
▫️spent his first “piggy bank” money this month
▫️learned to swim the butterfly stroke
▫️likes flossing his own teeth
▫️could read books about animals all day long
▫️very eager to please but still VERY strong willed
▫️getting great at some of his puzzles
▫️talks about his friends and playing baseball with Daddy all the time
▫️hates napping and bed time
▫️slowly gaining more interest in learning to write his name, learning to count, etc…
“Mommy Boonk. Daddy Boonk. Waylyn Boonk. Jatsin Boonk. Haben Boonk.”
"Is dat por me?"
"I don’t wanna go por bed."
"Please weed da book."
"Five more minutes? Like one, two, free, four, five?"
"Me wanna do dis!!"
"Minnie Cheek! Minnie Cheek!" (weird, we know, but she says it all the time when she’s holding one of them)
"Watch this! Watch this!!"
▫️loves to “read” and be read to
▫️can’t get enough of Minnie Mouse and entertains all of us with her crazy obsession
▫️loves school, coloring, and cutting anything with scissors
▫️wants to do EVERYTHING by herself
▫️loves singing and often requests to be sung “Happy Birthday” as her goodnight song
▫️would eat nothing but chips all day if we let her
▫️easily motivated/disciplined by Minnie “having to go on timeout” when she needs a consequence, but still isn’t fazed much by authority 😏
▫️still obsessed with green Naked juice (“green geegee”)
▫️a total Mama’s girl
▫️incredibly independent and stubborn
▫️has started to coo and make all kinds of cute noises that amuse us all
▫️smiles ALL the time, especially when she wakes up or is being changed
▫️highly entertained by the chaos of our home (thus the “deer in headlights” look she has all the time ☺️)
▫️gets cuddled, kissed, and smothered everyday by her doting older siblings
▫️easily contented, generally mellow and “goes with the flow”
▫️sleeps 6-7 hrs at night
▫️hasn’t really found her nap time groove during the day yet, so she usually fusses for an hour or two in the evening or late afternoon out of tiredness
▫️loves bath time
▫️hates tummy time
▫️tracks objects and laughs at them (which is HILARIOUS)
▫️getting tons of rolls everywhere
▫️had her first cold and trip to the ER over Presidents’ weekend
▫️had her first real laugh on 2-19 while being bathed and looking up at Mommy and Daddy