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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Our day through the ABC’s

It’s my day off and another rainy day. Since the animals can’t go outside to play they asked if we could have a pajama day.

So I’ve decide to scrap all the things on my to do list and have some fun.

I told them that they could help me write a blog post telling the story of our day with the ABC’s.

This our day with the ABC’s…




It is raining acorns. Literally. At times it sounds like it is hailing on our roof.

& Aidyn…my sweet grandson who

I adore…


Books…we love books with pigs in


& jumping on the Bed…


Crazy kids that I am completely

crazy about & love to cuddle with.


Dreary…it is another rainy grey day

which means these darn crazy kids

will be driving me nuts today. We

wish Daddy were here to join in on

the fun.

Eggs…fresh from the farm…


Fun & Football…our most favorite



 Garden…that we love to help with.

Of course we love the Minnesota



Hands are for loving and helping.


I love you to the moon & back & ice

cream eaten by an adorable little


Jumping on the bed…and Jordan,

my little man, 



Ketchup that we love on everything

and kindness that is expected by

everyone that lives at our zoo.

Love, laughter & loudness that

describes our zoo.

Mommy & Movies & Milk that

we get from the farm….& we love our

Mailman and that we live in

Minnesota. sweet little lady…


Owls that hang in Nevaeh’s

bedroom & we wish we could go


Pizza(on the grill of course) &

Aidyn  learning to go Potty every


Most of all playing with pigs while

we are in our pajama’s…



& Nevaeh’s Pig cake…


Quiet please! Quick little monkeys

keep me on my toes.

Rayna…my sweet oldest

granddaughter & Recycling is a

habit at our house.



Sandwiches…that they’ve proudly

learned to make all by themselves &

silly children with sniffles that

think they need suckers.

Twins are our favorite baseball

team. We love to watch the Twins

& Tinkerbelle on the Tv.

Under the bed the monkeys like to



Viking football & Jordan’s

obsession with Vacuum’s…


Water….we love to play in the

water. Especially when were not

suppose to.

X is for extra energy that is

needed to be the zoo keeper.

Yellow is the sun that refuses to


You, my blogging friends make me

smile every day.

Of course there is our new Yogurt

maker that makes us fresh yummy



Zoo…they pretend that the top bunk

is the zoo.



They want to visit the zoo. I say we already live in the zoo…



….with these 3 animals…


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This is the end of this post(finally)but not the end of our fun. If you made it this far with us we applaud you!


Off to play hide –n- seek and whatever else they can talk me into.

Hope your having a fun day and as many smiles as we are.

Until next time, love & hugs,

Lori, Jordan, Nevaeh & Aidyn



Jeannie said...

Good job! Sweet.

Brian Miller said...

ha. extra energy for sure! sounds like a fun day boys eat ketchup with everything too!

LPC said...

Cutest post evah!

Colleen: said...

What a wonderful creative idea!:) You make me smile too, especially with fun posts like this!:) Your zoo looks like a lively, fabulous, and happy place to be!
have a wonderful weekend!:)

Brittany said...

:) A great Grandma zoo keeper you are! :)


blueviolet said...

That was SO much fun!!! I made a pink piggy cake almost exactly like that for my son when he turned one year old!

Buckeroomama said...

Oh, Lori --you should write children's books! =)

Ash said...

i love your ABCs post. i'm sure the kids made it an easier job as i can tell by the pics how many adorable words can come out when they are around. :)

~ash's mum

Anonymous said...

This was wonderful!! It made me want to spend the day with you and your Littles.


Kathryn Magendie said...

*smiling* - what fun! :-D

Midlife Jobhunter said...

Oh, wish I could have hung out with you guys today. What fun!

Joanna Jenkins said...

AWE-SOME! What a happy, wonderful and creative post. I take my hat off to you and the kids.
Happy weekend, jj

She Writes said...

Perfect :)!

Unknown Mami said...

You are surrounded by beautiful faces. That was a delightful post.