Easy waiting

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Thank you Magic Tree House; waiting has never been so easy

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Do you know the state cookie of Massachusetts? It’s the chocolate chip! (Thank you Laura!!!!)

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Badges for his accomplishments, conceived of and made by Hazel

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Dandelion fluff

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Fussing happens

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Smoothies

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Pretty excited about making fruit smoothies

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Pretty excited about consuming fruit smoothies

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Nothing to do with smoothies

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Color Run

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Before

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During

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First lap

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After (Ouch! He’s ok)

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Hazel’s music performance

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Hazel wore an orange bandana in her color-themed 1st grade music performance


Here she’s performing “Parade of Colors” — top row on the right, under the purple rainbow stripe [video]

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Here was Landry’s reaction to seeing his sister on stage!

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Proud climber

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A couple of zonkos kids, zoning out

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All lined up on the couch 馃檪

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Performance eve

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Someone is very excited!

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School drop off, daily ritual

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Tool maker

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Yesterday the kids helped me make a spear to retrieve a piece of food that had fallen between a cabinet and the refrigerator (It worked)

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Landry was full of energy after dropping Hazel at school. He ran timed laps around the yard

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One with the blocks

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The kids received a signed postcard from Chris and Martin Kratt today! Hazel immediately wrote back

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We have soccer cleats to thank for motivating Hazel to learn to tie her shoes. She has become a pro at the bunny ears method!

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He’s ready! Sign him up!

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Mother’s Day 2018

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The kids were really excited

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For the kiddie pool on this beautiful day!

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What goes up must come down

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Dry pool fort

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Assembling…

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A dry pool fort with two rooms

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Then time for a rest. This is how I found her

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We spent the evening at Cheney Stadium watching pro soccer with many other families from Hazel’s school! The first graders were out in force!!! Woot woot!

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Soccer snacks

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Soccer snack assembly line

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Job’s done, eating an extra

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