This was taken on Mother’s day at brunch. When the kids were getting dressed, John told Elia to “go put on your fanciest outfit,” and she came down wearing her Tinkerbell dress and wings. It was hard to argue! Here’s me, celebrating my life with 2 kids:
The brunch buffet had shrimp, but they were unpeeled. The kids had never had shrimp with shells on them before! JJ peels a shrimp:
Our family of 4:
I walked by Elia’s room the other day and saw this scene. I had to take a picture because it was so cute…just a little 5 year old with her nose buried in the middle of a thick, seventh volume of a 7-volume series (Harry Potter). She finished the book, and the series, tonight.