Our Martin Luther King Jr. Day became an ice day thanks to Winter Storm Jupiter. It’s so strange to have such pleasant (temperature-wise) weather that leads to such bad, icy conditions.
Aaron already had the day off, and school was cancelled for all area schools, so the four of us got an extended weekend together. When I told Shepherd his preschool was cancelled, he looked at Wilder and said, “Wy Wy, it’s another weekend, except there’s no church in this weekend!” Kids are funny.
My mom and dad got the boys Chase and Rocky blankets for Christmas. They wear them around the house as often as we let them—in the mornings, especially, these hood-clad little boys make me smile. Sometimes they wake up pretty early and ask to watch a show and eat cereal, so as long as we have enough time to get ready, I let them.
The first week of January, 2017.
A ride through the neighborhood in the snow. They got a Power Wheels from Santa, and this was the first time to drive through our neighborhood. (They did put some miles on it at their grandparents’ houses, though.)