AUTHOR: Marty, a.k.a. canape TITLE: Big sisters are awesome DATE: 11/05/2009 07:00:00 AM ----- BODY:
Little Bird's big sister is 13. You wouldn't know it by hanging out with her - at least, not in the stereotypical 13 year old girl way. She is rarely moody, does what she is asked, and loves to spend time with her little brother. We really couldn't ask for more.

I was surprised that she didn't ask to do anything with her friends for Halloween. I asked her if they were getting together or having a party or anything. She rattled off different plans that they all had, but didn't mention missing out on anything. Hadn't she wanted to go do something with them on Halloween?

"No," she said. "I wanted to go trick-or-treating with Bird."

Cue me melting into a gooey mess of warm fuzzies.

They are two peas in a pod. Just so you can get a small glimpse of the joy my wonderful children fill this house with, here is a video of them pretending to eat their daddy's feet. The laughter is beyond contagious.


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----- COMMENT: AUTHOR:Anonymous slouchy DATE:Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 7:30:00 AM EST unbelievably cute! ----- COMMENT: AUTHOR:Anonymous Daily Verses DATE:Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 8:03:00 AM EST Not only is that adorable, but Bird talks so much! He has grown up a lot since I last saw him. What a little cutie pie. ----- COMMENT: AUTHOR:Anonymous Michelle Lynn DATE:Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 1:08:00 PM EST sweetest thing ever! ----- COMMENT: AUTHOR:Anonymous No Minimom DATE:Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 7:10:00 PM EST I love how near the end he starts anticipating her "Ready?". SO so cute! ----- COMMENT: AUTHOR:Anonymous Jenn DATE:Monday, November 9, 2009 at 1:01:00 AM EST Ahhh....sweet! Your family is beautiful! ----- --------