So Mikey had a pretty fun birthday this year. We did go visit my parents for the week, but my pregnancy brain didn’t plan well enough for us to participate in the winter ice fishing festivus. We were only 1 day late, but missed all the extended family and fun little cousins who joined us last year. We did have a family party and homemade cake with Uncle Brian, Aunt Heather, Luis and Megan, and my parents. Mikey got a Cars stool that my mom painted, a sticker maker, and a large piece world puzzle since he’s mastered the USA puzzle and some other stuff.
We had lots of snow during our trip and my boys loved playing in it. Living in Vegas sure keeps us sheltered from the elements having to buy things like snow boots and snow pants. My car actually got stuck and required towing, then the battery died which was scary since it’s a hybrid, but after staying an extra day and Grandma’s we made it safe to the other set of Grandparents.
Mikey got cupcakes, balloons, pizza, and a shopping spree with Grandma (with no little pestery brother or parents) when we got to their house. We played with cousins and then headed home to Vegas to try and make it in time for 9am church the next day!
38.5 lbs and 39 inches tall
has started a foreign stamp and a state quarter collection
loves arts and crafts- especially cutting up my scrapbook paper with decorative scissors and using a glue stick to glue them together. He then tapes his masterpieces to the walls of the house. He spells out words with letter stickers to let you know who the pictures are for.
Is a Sunbeam in church and already given his 1st talk. We printed out little pictures next to the words to help him remember what to say and he did great! He only needed help to remember 1 word.
loves singing primary songs. Here’s what he’s learned so far for the song to learn the Books of the Old Testament. I crack up when he says Equisi-nasties for Ecclesiastes.
fave cartoon: Super Why
fave food: grapes
fave color: green
fave movie: Dora
fave song: stuff on the piano