Ellie’s First Ballet Recital

Ellie participated in her first ballet recital last week, performing one song learned at her ballet academy. Many thanks to Papa Larry and Nana for making the trip from Redmond in the rain to enjoy the full minute and a half of Ellie’s part of the performance! Continue reading Ellie’s First Ballet Recital

Napping

“Daddy, I’m never going to play with you again.” A pause. Then she says it with a little more volume, a little more force. “Daddy, I’m never going to play with you again.” I’m sitting on the stairs in the hallway. It’s nap time, and like most recent Saturday afternoons, Ellie has very little interest … Continue reading Napping