Schoooooool's out for summah! We packed a lot into the first week. Maybe it is something to do with the weather, or just adjusting to the change in routine, but I haven't been fitting in time to blog. Here's a little recap of our highlights (I'll spare you all the work I did in my classroom to close out the year, or what Ed lovingly refers to as 'school scavengar hunt.')
We had a few playdates with close friends, culminating with a movie date on Friday to see Madagascar. The kids loved it, and I'm trying to convince Paige to do 'Afro Circus' as a Halloween costume next year. She is not on board.
Earlier in the week we met my dad in the city for a Giants game. Not only did Paige bust out all her Giants gear, but she outfitted herself a backpack full of her must-haves for the train. Behind her 'Puppy Palace' book, I too, have a couple of magazines. That's how we roll. Giants won!
Thursday we did a girls shopping day to set up Miss P with a summer wardrobe. Great deals at Old Navy. This suit was $9. As we headed to Gymboree to find some longer length shorts (ones that wouldn't disappear under her tops!) I spied this Maxi dress at Gap and made a beeline for it. It fit perfectly and I now have something to wear on my birthday. Apparently it was voted by bloggers as the #1 item to take on a getaway weekend. I guess I have good taste.
Ed had his last day on Friday and we greeted him with this poster. Summer break is really becoming a reality. It's not all fun and games though. I've been
So, that's our week! Has your summer started yet?