Playtime

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Ian and Benji play with Benji’s birthday presents: The new rocketship astronaut visits the planet of trains and documents it for science!

Playing gets so much more fun as kids get older.

Happy Birthday, Benji

Benji turns three today. Guess what he mostly got for his birthday.

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Many thanks to Colleen and Jordan, Great-Nana, and Nana and Papa Joe for the additions to our track and trains. At least we can build a legit figure 8, although we have outgrown the play table, alas.

Time Traveling

Sunday, July 26, after church:

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The drummer, Jeff, let Benji try drumming on real drums with real drumsticks.

Tuesday, July 28, after Benji school:

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We’ve been talking about how fire engines are a kind of cab-over truck, because the cab is over the engine. Then Benji and I actually witnessed the cab tilting forward to reveal the engine. In Benji’s words, “Mommy NEVER seen this before!” It was quite cool, to be perfectly honest.

Wednesday, July 29, Benji and I had a free day just us two. Continue Reading >>