Wednesday, October 13, 2010


The other day when I was out shopping, I came across two little backpacks that were just the right size for Maddie and Izzie and I knew I had to buy them. We are at that time of year where I 'should' be putting away gifts for Christmas, but I don't operate that way. When I see something I know they will love, I just have to give it to them right away. I got home from buying the backpacks just as the girls were waking up from naptime. As they came down the stairs with John, I told them I had a surprise for them. To say they love their new backpacks is an understatement. I think they'd sleep in them if I let them!

This morning I let the girls take their backpacks to storytime. The plan was for them to be able to pick out some books to put in them, but I forgot my library card! They didn't care, they just carried around empty backpacks. 

Maddie and Izzie painting their pumpkins from the pumpkin patch on Saturday.

 When Izzie finished her pumpkin, she wanted to move onto fingerpainting.

 Izzie and Maddie at storytime with their new backpacks.

Izzie and Maddie watching Dora. Dora has a backpack too, and I think that's why they love theirs so much. In this episode Dora finds out she got a twin brother and sister. I thought that was neat!

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