Things Corinne has gotten into today:
green and blue dry eraser marker all over her left arm (I can now safely say that she IS right handed.)
salt shaker alllll over the kitchen floor (while I was on the computer, dammit). She said it made her paci "Ucky"
popsicle in the family room (computer's fault again)
recycling bags of plastic and paper on the living room floor (hey- it was raining and I didn't want to take it outside. Don't judge me)
Things Corinne has astonished me with today:
putting 2 and 3 and 4 words together! She can tell friggin stories, people! About a horse named Chip that she rode yesterday with my mom!
balance - she can stand on my foot, while it is crossed over the other leg. And jumps off!
fearless - She is completely trusting in me, believing that I will always catch her when she falls backwards with her arms outstretched. Or when she leaps across the room to be caught in my arms (as I shriek because I was NOT prepared)
Oy. Patrick is home with fish and steak for the grill! Later.
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