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Saturday, March 19, 2011

Happy Leafy Day

Pocatello had a great opportunity to host Temple Grandin. She's a champion of autism as she has autism herself. HBO created a 7 Emmy award winning movie last year called "Temple Grandin". Rob was the interpreter at the event that overflowed into 3 other auditoriums.
Cosette watched the movie twice. When we told her there would be a babysitter because we were going to meet Temple Grandin, she told us she wanted to meet the "real" Temple Grandin because she did watch the movie two times. How can you say no to that logic?

There was a Q&A session. Cozy asked Temple why she "Only liked yogurt" - it's in the movie. She did it all by herself. Wouldn't let Emma help or even walk to where the mic was at all.
Here we are eating cereal with green milk on St. Patrick's Day. The kids were up at about 6:30am following the trail of Gummy Bearies (jelly beans). Isaac couldn't figure out they were jelly beans no matter how many times Cozy told him.
Isaac made this hat at preschool. He was always waiting for "Leafy Day" because that's what is on the calendar at school (a shamrock). We love his interpretation of the world.
Not only did the Leprechauns turn the milk green, they left these headbands and small pots of chocolate coins for each of the kids.

If you ask Ethan what he knows about Leprechauns, he'll tell you they're "tricky" as he wiggles his fingers in front of his body. The time of make believe and wonder is fantastic!

The request has been made for baby pictures. Isaac took this picture of Emma at 30 weeks. Only 10 more to go!

5 comments:

joannelynn said...

what precious pictures. I had forgotten that you made this day special. These cuties are just the best. I love the pregnant picture. Too cute. Rob you look so great interpreting. Send more. I love all of you.

Reed and Natalie said...

YEA a belly shot....you look so tiny to me...maybe it's because I feel so HUGE!! You look cute pregnant. (I'm trying to remember if I've ever seen you prego and I don't think I have!)

Glad you had a fun Leafy Day! :)

Treehouse Family said...

Wow you look good for being pregnant, however I NEVER want to be pregnant again.

Carters said...

Way cool Rob! Emma, you look great pregnant! So proud of Cosette...so brave.

Ken & Darlene said...

I think it is wonderful how you celebrate all the holidays. We watched the movie about Temple tonight and loved it. I am so jealous that you all got to see her.

Kid Wisdom

  • 6.9.15 (Sitting in Emma's office writing a string of abc's) Mom: You have to put a tail on the "u". S: You doesn't have a tail, Reesy has a tail.
  • 6.8.15 Isaac: You know, the grass-watering hose thing? Ethan: You mean sprinkler? Isaac: Yes, the sprinkler.
  • 4.1.15 S: I not sleepy {yawn}. Emma: You just yawned. S: What's "yawn" mean? Emma: That you're sleepy. S: I not sleepy!