(And they were both highly amused by the "slops" I served them for lunch today: warm milk poured over old fashioned oats, chopped apples, raisins, and a sprinkle of cinnamon and sugar!)
Also: while checking a few of my favorite blogs before breakfast this morning, I noticed that Celeste mentioned some delicious cookies which Michele had posted about back in November. I, of course, can never resist such a tempting chocolate recipe, so we whipped up a batch mid-morning and let them chill for a good part of the day before baking four glorious dozen this afternoon. Divine!
And here is a cute little paper craft the kids and I did together yesterday: a foam and card stock mouse pad (easy, easy, easy!) that is so much fun for them to use while they're playing on the computer:
I remarked to Darren a few days ago, "Do you think I could successfully homeschool by basing every single lesson on a craft project?" :)
(He didn't seem to think so. But I'd sure love to try!)