Thursday, December 31, 2009


A whole new world has opened up for our young hero. Thanks Auntie Kawai! video

Thursday, December 24, 2009

budget halloween at christmastime

"fireman." video

pretend phone conversations

anywhere, with any rectangular object

MAX: call so-and-so!

MAMA:dials number. Hello, so-and-so? How are you? pause. Oh, that's nice. pause. Oh, you'd like to speak to Max? Hold on please. to Max. Max, so-and-so is on the phone for you. tries to hand Max the phone.

MAX:waving the phone away. I'm BUSY.

Sunday, December 13, 2009

know your history

Yesterday, we went to a commemoration / reenactment of the Battle of Nashville. Max had his first (but likely not last) high-level meeting with a head of state.

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

the 80's are here to stay

Max gave Louie the Lightning Bug a little love as Mama entered a total time warp. Louie the Lightning Bug still exists?

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

giving thanks

we had a wonderful long weekend. We put Max's letter puzzle together, and now it graces his ceiling. Surprisingly, after this fiasco, we were only missing 3 small pieces.