• orville turns 4

    first shot of the day, taken right after amelia told him what the banner on the mantel says-happy birthday. not really wanting to smile at the breakfast table.  he gave me a roar instead. making his birthday crown at school, where i was the parent helper today. working on his marble painting at school.  very intense. his spot for circle time at school.  his teacher said he chooses that spot everyday. his favorite activity at school. walking down the hall at school. putting his name on his conference notebook. present time at home.  we celebrated a little tonight, but the rest of the family will be here for a party…

  • II peter 1:3-8

    “His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and goodness. through these He has given us His very great and precious promises, so that through them you may participate in the divine nature and escape the corruption in the world caused by evil desires.  for this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love. for if you possess these qualities in increasing measure, they…

  • the many faces of wilbur

    wilbur likes to have his picture taken.  he loves to make silly faces when he’s getting his picture taken.  during lunch yesterday i took lots of pictures of him. reprimanding me for drinking from a bottle of coke. i know, tisk, tisk. doing an ‘evil’ laugh. blowing kisses.