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Jacq: “ Mama, I changed my mind. I want to be a pumpkin for Halloween.” Kiefer: “Yeah. And I want to be a bird that flies… and poops on pumpkins.”
Transitioning to first grade has gone way better than we ever would have anticipated for Jacquelyn. Continue reading
Kiefer, yelling from the stairs: Mom, I sucked up my crying!
Jacquelyn had a cereal bar! I know that doesn’t seem very exciting, but for Jacquelyn it’s a big deal to try anything new. Cereal bars are just one of those things that she wouldn’t put in her mouth. Her brother … Continue reading
Jacq: I stayed on the sidewalk so I would be safe. Me: Thank you. That was a smart thing to do. Jacq: Yeah, I’m smart. I thought that one through.