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Thursday, December 2, 2010

Angel Daisy

Meet Angel Daisy from Nelson, BC
Angel Daisy on the run
Angel Daisy just hanging around...
Pippi stayed home from preschool yesterday as she was feeling a little unwell. However, a new girl, Angel Daisy was visiting us from Nelson BC and decided to go in her place.
Pippi's preschool teacher said the entire class did very well, remembering to call her "Angel Daisy" all day long.
Pip came to me in the morning and said she wanted to wear something no one had ever seen before because she wanted to surprise her class as someone they'd never met.

A busy week. My study is keeping me busy. We have REAL fans! My assistant is finding her job very busy as well.
Tonight is UBC Christmas party. Tomorrow Pip has skating and Tabs her first Kelowna Youth Choir performance. Saturday is Mist's Bday party (sleepover) and Sunday we get our Christmas tree and Mist and I have skating. Monday both Mist and Tabs have their final Piano Christmas concert and Mist has a band Christmas concert at the very same time across the city! No to mention before all of that they have their weekly piano lessons.

Went on my first run since contracting bronchitis. The run went well. I use spiked grippers on the bottom of my shoes to run on ice.

After I took the Tabs to choir yesterday, I looked all over for a Playmobile advent calendar. Sold out all over the city. Thus, I quickly went to Toys R US and London Drugs and stocked up on gifts to make my own 24 days of Christmas advent calendar. I then stopped at the dollar store and purchased 24 red and white bags. Once home, I had Tabs cut out (of construction paper) and glue the numbers 1 through 24 on the bags. And assembly line style, I stuffed each bag as soon as Tabs had glued on the number. We now have an advent calendar made (start to finish) in about 2 hours. We lined up all the little sealed bags on our wooden staircase ledge. A lot more work and $ than Playmobile but it is done.

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2 Comments:

Blogger theresa_hart said...

I'm sad that Pip was ill that day and she didn't get to meet that marvelous girl from Nelson. She radiated such individuality. Mesmerizing!

December 3, 2010 at 8:07 AM  
Blogger Melissa Mix Hart said...

Oh she loves to be a character. Today it was the "Toy Taker" from the Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer movie. Will post those soon. If the photo uploader ever decides to work again! Can't post my latest because it keeps rejecting my pics [:(

December 3, 2010 at 2:01 PM  

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