Tuesday, March 20, 2012


Are you a collector?  When I was a kid, my three brothers avidly collected: comic books, bottle caps, license plates and banana stickers. 

Look at what I found in the "secret compartment" of Diego's special pencil box:

I've always seen myself as more of an accumulator than a collector, but now I think I'll start collecting these:

So, what did you collect when you were seven and a half?

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Tonight in Our Kitchen

A flubber party!

Our preschool teacher told us that hanging flubber in a plastic strawberry basket and giving the kids scissors would provide hours of fun, as this gluey fluid drips and stretches slowly and cuts so easily.  We also blew bubbles in it, made hilarious noises with it, and watched our hand prints melt away.  It was amazing!