March 21, 2014
Fly on the Wall - March 2014
Welcome to a Fly on the Wall group post. Today 15 bloggers are inviting you to catch a glimpse of what you’d see if you were a fly on the wall in our homes. Come on in and buzz around my house.
Buzz around, see what you think, then click on these links for a peek into some other homes:
http://www.BakingInATornado.com Baking In A Tornado
http://www.therowdybaker.com The Rowdy Baker
http://www.justalittlenutty.com/ Just A Little Nutty
http://themomisodes.com The Momisodes
http://spatulasonparade.blogspot.com/ Spatulas on Parade
http://thesadderbutwisergirl.com The Sadder But Wiser Girl
http://followmehome.shellybean.com Follow me home . . .
http://stacysewsandschools.wordpress.com/ Stacy Sews and Schools
http://dinoheromommy.com/ Dinosaur Superhero Mommy
http://www.someoneelsesgenius.com Someone Else’s Genius
http://www.menopausalmom.com/ Menopausal Mother
http://www.pinkheartstring.com Pink Heart String
http://spinstersnacks.com Spinster Snacks
http://www.juiceboxconfession.com Juicebox Confession
I remembered to write stuff down this month!! WOOO HOOO!!! ;)
Joshua - Boboton should be the name of a planet.
Colin has a new found love of Babybel Cheese. He also likes using the net on his head. He looks like a lunch lady!
We have gone through about 5 electric can openers in the past couple of years. Instead of buying yet another one I got a manual can opener instead. I left it out and asked Deanna to open some cans for me. Hee hee hee hee!! It took her FOREVER to figure out how it works!
Deanna and I were watching TV.
Me - That was D-U-M-B.
Deanna - What? I don't get it.
Me - You know... Dumb, D-U-M-B.
Deanna - Oh! I thought it was a new acronym and I just didn't know it yet!
THIS was something The Hubby picked up at a used book store. SIGH... For the full story check out my Use Your Words post.
Believe me, THAT'S a story you don't want to miss! ;)
We've been studying butterflies this month and having a lot of fun (for more on the butterflies click HERE ).
When they finished making their chrysalides , their butts were hanging out. Completely freaked Colin out.
Colin - EWWW!! They lost their butts!! Their BUTTS!!!!!!!
I over hear a conversation between Joshua and Deanna. I think I should be worried.
Deanna - Who would you put in a well?
Joshua - What????
Deanna - Y'know, like on "Silence of the Lambs"?? 'It puts the lotion on its skin or it gets the hose again.'
Joshua - Uh, no one!!!
Deanna - There has to be SOMEONE!!
Joshua - Well, who would YOU put in a well??
Deanna - For like Niall from One Direction. For dislike, that annoying guy that says YEP on "Storage Wars". (insert evil laugh here)
Joshua - Oh, well....... Maybe Will Smith.
Colin - Are Q and O brothers?
We are doing our normal, weekly shopping at Kroger. We have the normal, usual 2 buggies full.
I am trying to make the bagger understand that he doesn't have to try to fit everything into one buggy because it's just not going to work.
The cashier pipes up and gets him to listen. He then turns to me and says, "What is this, like a month's worth?"
Me - Umm... No, it's like a week's worth.....
The look on his face was PRICELESS. It never gets old... LOL
We did a bunch of crafts on Monday for St. Patrick's Day.
3 D Shamrocks - tutorial HERE
We made leprechaun houses out of the boxes I won from Pick Your Plum.
I had to make finger paint... All of our paint brushes are missing!!!
I used 1 cup of flour and added water until I liked the consistency. Then I added a few drops of green food coloring.
Tissue paper shamrocks.
We read Magic Tree House : Leprechauns and Irish Folklore : Research Guide.
Then I asked Cailey and Colin to pick their favorite fairy and draw it.
And that is what we had for breakfast! Green orange juice and green pancakes! The kids LOVED them!!!
There you go! The past month in our house. :D
Don't forget to check out all the AMAZING bloggers participating this month!