The following series of photos was taken at the Wye Marsh Festival, in Midland, ON. There was tons of fun stuff (pancakes, horse wagon rides, facing painting, etc.) for little kids. I'll post a few more photos when I have time. But the ones below were definitely the highlight of the event. There was a bunch of bigger kids who got to do this first, and eventually Jakob got tired of waiting with his hand up and while the hawk was flying around, he just ran up to the bird handler yelling "PLEASE!" It worked. And the most amazing was that, unlike the big kids, he wasn't scared of the hawk--as you can clearly see below.
Sunday, March 28, 2010
Most pleasant things in Jakob's life always get a notice of "two more minutes" before they are about to end. Taking advantage of this, Jakob proposed the following course of action when told to get out of the bath: "Two more minutes and two more minutes and two more minutes and two more minutes and two more minutes. OK! That's a good idea."
Monday, March 8, 2010
Friday, March 5, 2010
Conversation this morning, when Jakob first woke up:
Jakob: "You [I] woke up, and it's not late anymore!"
Me: "Its not late anymore?"
J: "Of course!"
A couple minutes later Andrea asks him what he would like to do today.
J: "Put some coins in the laundry and go bowling."