Tuesday, September 01, 2009

september one: at ease

One of those slow-movin' days, today.

Before my babes woke up this morning I was able to check out three library art books that I picked up last night.... very, very excited -giddy, even- about some of those projects. heeheehee.

I told the children this morning that I'd like to go to a couple of thrift stores. So many people around me are finding fabulousness that this Mama has been feeling left out.
My babes didn't know what I was talking about (they were asking video games? candy?), but we went, anyway-- with the promise of a toy or book, if they could find something they liked.


We hung some laundry and piddled, read Town Mouse, Country Mouse, and then a chapter of Little House In the Big Woods.

Some general running around (exciting things such as a new bra to replace the one that had a broken under-wire and was currently making a hole in my body) which we survived alright to come home and play away the afternoon.

With some same-old-same-old's
and some new
some quiet
and some that raaarrrrr
and beside some that shall just sit for a while, yet.
We sat with favorite computer games

and lazed on the tramp

and built ladders
and windmills
and flowers
and letters.


And all is right with the world.

10 comments:

  1. i love your photo documented days, makes for a fun little diary of the day. and it looks like it was a good day at that.

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  2. Dinosaurs and books and playing! It certainly does look like everything is very right with the world, with all those smiles.

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  3. Sounds like the very best kind of day! What a lot of lovely things, treasure hunting, playing, reading, jumping, loving xo

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  4. Maddie's jungle playset looks very cool!

    Just thinkin' up all the wonderful things to do is half the fun :)

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  5. A perfectly wonderful day.

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  6. I hope you have better luck thrifting than I do. Our thrifting stores here rarely have anything worth getting.

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  7. We got those books, and a large t-rex puzzle, and a raiforest play game. Plus three dinos and a My Little Pony stall for Madd. Thirteen bucks. Not bad.

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  8. Looks like a perfectly pleasant day of living! Great thrifting too.

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  9. Oh slow movin' days are the best!!

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  10. Oh, those marshmallows and toothpicks are WONDERFUL. I'm so happy I saw your photo!

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