I kept Beth home today from school. She was doing better, but I wanted to make sure she was at her best. We carved the kids pumpkins for Family Home Evening. Well – I carved the pumpkins anyways. The kids chose what kind of face they wanted and I did it. They were too grossed out by the innards to even do that part, but they were very happy with the results!
Beth was so excited to go to her friend Abby’s birthday party today after school. They went to Kangaroo Zoo and had a blast. She loved bringing “Ballonie” home with her as well as a little treat bag!
JJ coughed all night and was pretty miserable so he hung out at home with me all day. He loved having the tv and remote control all to himself.
It’s that time of year again – soup season! I made a really yummy potato soup tonight. It was delish!
We made some fun Halloween Yarn Ball Decorations tonight. It was messy and fun. JJ had a bit of a texture issue with it though and I had to help him with his, but it was a fun Friday project! Joey and Pete went to dinner and then did their podcast.
It took awhile, but the yarn balls finally dried and we hung them up. The kid want to do these for all the holidays now!
We are really slacking in the going to church department lately. The sickness just keeps coming back to haunt us and we can’t seem to get rid of it. Weekends have been the worst. But the kids were extremely sweet with each other today and that always makes things better.
And here is my weekly layout: