You are 68 months old today, my little sunflower.
a book reading (The Day the Crayons Came Home) at the local bookstore
As for school, you and Lucy were ready and raring to go on the first day!
You tore this out of your diary earlier in the month and I found it in on your bed. I couldn't resist making a copy:
Your handwriting improved dramatically this month, as evidenced by this penpal letter to YiaYia. You absolutely cracked me up with your last sentence in answer to her question about how many American dollars you would need to equal 50 Canadian dollars:
You also practiced writing your name in cursive at the bottom of the page.
On the ride home from school, you and Lucy were sharing a packet of sandwich crackers. You counted how many there were (6) and deduced that you should have 3 each. A few minutes later, Lucy had hoovered through hers and was trying to get yours to which you said: "Lucy, you are pushing the limit!"
Remember that one of the creature powers of parrots is that they repeat what they hear? Yeah, so, one of the things you should know before you have children is that what you are really raising are parrots. Speak and act with this knowledge in the forefront of your brain lest you fall into the same trap as your mama.