We started making our own wrapping paper out of the funny pages from the Sunday news paper.
I started using prego jars for glassware. I actually love drinking out of them so this is note worthy for me.
Little Abe made his first pinata.
We grew strawberries and tomatoes in our back yard. (this was the highlight of my year)
I did not purchase one single diaper. (started out the year with a potty trained 22 month old who wears cloth diapers at night time)
Little Abe took gymnastics at the Y and started horse riding lessons.
I made jam for the first time and a great deal of very delicious pies too.
I used the rosehips from the backyard... a little at least.
We went blueberry picking... SOOOO yummy!
I fixed our sink all on my own; HUGE accomplishment for me!
My favorite posts from this blog were:
Overall I really enjoyed spending the year with my kiddo. There were countless moments of glee and delight and enjoying time with each other. In retrospect I really need to make a conscious effort to spend quality time with my husband (and for him to spend quality time with Abe).
But there is this: