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Potty Training

Potty Training

Umm… make that potty-mouth training. The other night we were all sitting at the table eating dinner. Violet got a bit too over-zealous with her tomato juice and dumped the entire cup in her lap. “Wet! Wet! Wet!” she immediately started crying. So we whipped her out of her chair and set her on the […]

Wordy Update

Wordy Update

Written several weeks ago: Don’t be fooled, she knows more than she lets on. Last night Rob and Violet were doing their nigh-night rocking/reading routine. Then, apparently, Rob got lazy because he just started leaving out words. No worries, though, because Violet promptly filled them in for him. This seems to work not just for […]

Christmas & New Year's Eve

Christmas & New Year’s Eve

Christmas was very laid back. Granny came over in the morning to watch Violet open her thousands of presents. This basically took until 3 p.m. because we wouldn’t give her another gift until she tired of the first. New phrase learned: “Rip it!” She did rake in the gifts. Rob and I didn’t give her […]