2. In honor of Veterans Day, I share with you a singing, drumming, xylophone-playing, and recorder-playing version of "Yankee Doodle Dandy" from Will's 4th grade musical program. If this version of one of America's greatest patriotic songs doesn't make you want to
3. Fall - or a mild version of the season - has arrived in Texas! I wore jeans and boots every day this week, and I have hope that within a week or two the evening temperatures might drop low enough to justify lighting a fire in fireplace. Hallelujah!
4. I finally managed to french braid this kid's hair. What started out as a joke turned into a hairstyle both Will and I actually liked. I certainly don't have time to do something this complicated every day, but going the braid route might make it a little easier for him to see the ball on the soccer field!
5. I think our weekend deserves its own post at some point, but the fact that Hallie and I (just barely) survived our first dance convention demands a high five today. Though I feel like a wolf in sheep's clothing at every turn, I am trying - for Hallie - to be the dance mom she deserves.
|(Even when my eyes are open they look closed.)
Happy Friday, Chasing Roots!
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