Monthly Archives: August 2013

Magnets and Spelling with Samuel

Recently, Samuel has discovered the magnets on the side of our refrigerator. He loves to take them on and off and play with them – especially the red ladybug magnet and two flower magnets. So, I bought a little magnet … Continue reading

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First Haircut!!!

It is 4 days before Samuel’s 2nd birthday… and he finally got his first haircut!!! After feeling the pressure from Daddy and other family members to cut Samuel’s hair for the first time, Mommy relinquished and Samuel now has a … Continue reading

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Family Time

August has been a family-filled month! The first weekend of August, the 3 of us went up to Columbus for “Grandkids Weekend” with Mama & Papa and all of the Herrel cousins. We had a wonderful weekend spending time together … Continue reading

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Visiting Daddy at Work

Practically every morning, Samuel and I say goodbye to Daddy and talk about him riding the bus downtown to work at his office. Samuel has been very interested in “Daddy’s office downtown,” so several times this summer we have visited … Continue reading

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Sidewalk Chalk

Samuel’s new obsession this week is sidewalk chalk. He is absolutely in love with it! Luckily, the weather has been beautiful the last 2-3 days (low 70s), so we have been able to spend a lot of time outside drawing … Continue reading

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ABCs

Samuel talks constantly now in full out sentences and this has started to include him singing a few songs that he knows. His favorite songs to sing right now are: Buckeye Battle Cry, ABCs, Shake Your Eggs (from Library Storytime), … Continue reading

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Snapshots of August

We’re only 8 days into August, but Samuel has been having fun!!! Big wheels, playing at the park, fun with doggies, a trip to the zoo with cousin Anna, etc. – it’s all been so much fun!

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