Three Kids Mean You Have No Time

by rachel on February 20, 2012

in Preschool,Tot School

I officially have a 4 year old, a 2 year old and a 6 month old.

And 0 minutes to myself each day.

But, I’m not alone in this, am I?

I have managed, by staying up till 2 or 3 in the morning, to keep my main blog (Following In My Shoes) afloat, but this blog has been woefully neglected.  Woefully?  Yeah, It’s nearly been a year since the last post.

I’d say that’s pretty woeful.

BUT, I’m starting to get little crevices of time here and there, so I have decided it’s time to start using this blog again to chronicle our learning.

So, “Hello” again!


Edible Dr. Seuss — bento style

March 2, 2011

The Little Lady and I came up with our Dr. Seuss bento, based on her favorite Dr. Seuss books: The Cat in the Hat, The Sneetches, and Green Eggs and Ham. For the Star Bellied Sneetch — and The One “Without” behind it:  two pieces of garlic toast, cut out with an oval cookie cutter.  [...]

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Celebrating Dr. Seus’s Birthday

February 26, 2011

March 2nd is the birthday for my daughter’s beloved Dr. Seuss — aka Theodor Seuss Geisel. The NEA has selected Dr. Seuss’ birthday for their annual Read Across America Day . . . so there’s a good chance if you have little ones in preschool or elementary, they’ll be enjoying Dr. Seuss on March 2nd!! [...]

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Water Color Butterflies

February 16, 2011

Even in Houston, we have a taste of winter every now and then.  This year, we’ve had an abnormally large amount of COOOOOLD days — like many Houston mamas, I’ve had to come up with lots of fun “indoor” activities to pacify my housebound kidlets. Months and months ago, I came across this Water Color [...]

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Valentine’s Day Bento

February 16, 2011

We are still making bentos and tot-schooling, even though I have been HORRIBLY lax at updating and sharing everything. Monday, like the majority of the world, we celebrated Love with food. Heart shaped PB&J sandwich, decorated with a food-safe marker and a candy heart sprinkle (Wilton brand). Heart shaped Strawberries with a heart-pick for “stabbing” [...]

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