Sophia and I spent some time over at the Brookfield Zoo this afternoon. Her Brownies troop decorated one of the Christmas trees over there. After the girls finished up we got a family membership, figuring we’ll get more than our money’s worth since it’s right up the road.
Out with Papa to see Banana Schpeel at The Chicago Theater.
This past Sunday Sophia and I went to a preview show of the new Redmoon Theater holiday production. It was so sweet and magical. There was a little girl sitting next to me who kept exclaiming, “Oh! Look Mama!” So cute. Sophia spent most of the show snuggled up under my arm, very much enjoying […]
Sophia had an unfair and hard life lesson today. Yesterday evening while visiting Dave’s grandparents who live way out in the country, Sophia and Dave went for a walk. After reaching the end of the gravel road, they spotted 3 little kittens hiding by a log. Apparently they had been dumped there, which started the […]
She asked if she could hold her pumpkin on her lap all the way back to Chicago.
At Fauber’s Farm outside Peoria.
As a devil princess.
Sophia loves holding her baby brother. Sophia (8) and Will (5 1/2 weeks)
Sophia entered a bicycle race at the Brookfield Zoo today. Having only learned to ride without training wheels a couple of months ago, I thought this was a really cool and very brave move on her part. At no point in the days leading up to the race did she hedge, wimp out, or second […]