We just received a nice winter pick-me-up from my sister Laura in Colorado - a new scarf for each of us (handmade by her) and some goodies for the kids. Thanks Aunt Laura!
Today was Author Celebration Day in Ella's second grade class. The kids got to show off to the parents a few books they've written in class over the last few weeks...
Today is the first day of spring and you'd never know it. Yesterday's snow has melted off, so that's something at least. But the wind is still bitterly cold. On the bright side, I've spent my time cooped up indoors doing a lot of sewing. Shhh, don't tell the kids but I made these hungry bunnies for their Easter baskets -
The kids have been crafty, too. Since we weren't able to bring most of our craft supplies to NY with us, I signed the kids up for this great monthly craft box from Kiwi Crate. Each month they get a new box with a theme and supplies and instructions to make things. This month's theme is Secret Agent and the kids got to make disguises and gear for spying. Here's Secret Agent #1 -