The Lego Jar (5/25/13) – Celebrate Good Times

Today is my birthday, but that’s not important.  What is important is the way my kids deal with it.  For starters I was told I would get a toy for my birthday.  When I asked what toy I am getting I was told, “one that I have already.”  I love that.  The boys also created a garden for me this week.  The garden consists of weeds, but it is a garden none-the-less.  What was especially funny is how they wanted to keep it a secret from me as a surprise.  Yet, the moment I got out of my van they said, “come see what we made for you.”  What an adventure!

Garden Time 

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It rained the next day and this is what it looked like.

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Worms!

Since fishing is on the schedule for the weekend,  there was only one logical thing to do.  We needed to go hunting for worms. Things started off alright.

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But we soon were putting things into a puddle.

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Things turned out alright.  Now maybe we will catch a fish this weekend.  Last weekend we just ended up sticking out hands in the water.

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Decorating the cars

On a different day I found my children using the chalk to decorate their cars.

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In other news, while “How Great Thou Art” was playing at our house my son said:” hey dad, it says art and I have art today!  I guess that works.

Have a great weekend!

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5 comments

      1. The boys are getting showered/bathed every night now. That is how things go once the weather warms up. I call my youngest son pigpen at times because he goes above and beyond the call of duty when it comes to getting dirty.

        May is a great month to have a birthday. I take it you also have a birthday in May?

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