(patterned paper: ki; journaling cards & flowers: making memories; chipboard letters & cardstock diecuts: k&co; other: colorbox inks, sharpie pens, foam tape, typewriter)
hand written text reads,
"5 YEARS...is more than a lifetime to most of these guys! which is why it seems very important to record some of the small details of this random summer day. july 2008"
typed boxes read,
"riley spent ages learning how to braid barbie's hair. she kept practicing & practicing until she could do it."
"matthew likes to scoot around on the floor now, and has started to pull himself up to stand holding on to something"
"madeline divides all experience into things that have happened since she turned four...and EVERYTHING ELSE!"
"lindsay does not like cake (!) and eats mac-n-cheese every single day for lunch. (it has to be mommy's speical homemade kind!)
"dora the explorer, clifford, barbie, dressing up, baby dolls, dancing lessons and playing at the playground (w/an emphasis on swings & slides) are highly popular. and of course the disney princesses still RULE THE EARTH!!"