It's entirely too late, and I know I'll be hating life in the morning. BUT I just can't go to sleep knowing I didn't share today's book and project! Today's story, Dream Snow, seems entirely appropriate for me right now. I DO dream of snow. In Colorado. For Christmas. But it doesn't seem likely. Mr. Oopsey Daisy (originally from California!) loves this sunny winter weather... but for me, it just doesn't quite seem like Christmas without the snow!
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This year, I decided to try some new things with my Mother's classic idea of the patchwork ornament. I had fun playing around! I found some clearance end-of-roll fabric scraps at JoAnn's. Here is what I came up with:
I didn't think he would like gingerbread all that much, but I was wrong. He loved it! I asked him which part of the gingerbread man he wanted to eat first--the head, arms, or legs. He just replied with, "M&M's!" He enjoyed this a lot!! Of course he had to practice acting out the favorite line from the story, "Run, run, as fast as you can. You can't catch me, I'm the gingerbread man!" He got some good exercise with all of his running laps today!