To make the trunk and branches of the tree we painted Caleb's hand and forearm to make an imprint on the paper. He could hardly believe it when I started painting his arm not the paper. I knew a moment of panic when I got up to get a washcloth for his arm-- whenever we tell Caleb not to move (when we're grabbing something to wash his face and hands after mealtime) he has the tendency to bolt into the living room... right towards my clean couches. I could just see brown handprints all over my white couches... thankfully, he stayed in his chair.
And here's Caleb's craft time masterpiece proudly displayed on the fridge. He specifically asked me to send a picture of his painting to Auntie Angie and Uncle Tyler. So here it is!
Caleb has also been wanting to show off his new toothbrush to Auntie Trisha (she's a dental assistant and is not randomly obsessed with toothbrushes in case you're wondering). He was at the dentist for a check up a few weeks ago and scored a sweet Diego toothbrush. Here it is Auntie Trish...
[Daily Drop Cap by Jessica Hirsche]