"Surprise, Mom! I have bangs!" - well, kind of.
Eliza couldn't fully commit to a new look when she picked up the scissors. At least that's what I concluded when I discovered bangs on only half of her face. With her hair nearing her waist, the two and a half inches that were needed to even up her most recent display of creativity won't be missed. On a brighter note: she got the length right on her bangs.
As for Henry, he turned three years old!!!
Happy Barf-day Henry!
Depressingly enough, our celebrations were thwarted by an uninvited guest. The stomach bug flu monster paid my sweet boy an early morning birthday visit and was successful in spoiling all of our happy plans. Eliza got the "surprise party" started at midnight which made the all-nighter even more exciting. Thankfully, the barf fest was exclusive as our sweet little Lottie was spared the torment.
Speaking of Lottie, she took her first plane ride to Utah this week! Surprise!
I am pleased to say that the long awaited introductions between our newest family member and her extended loved ones are now in progress. And while I feel terrible that the sickness that rocked my children was brought into my parent's home, I am thankful that it didn't surface on our flight. Can you even imagine? (*shudder*)
I ought to mention, dear reader, that our airplane tickets to SLC...