Jonah says…

“Asher, you’re my best friend.” It’s happening. Slowly, but surely these boys are becoming brothers. Melts. my. heart.

Jonah says…

“College cheese is on sale, Mom.” (AKA: Cottage Cheese) “Look, Mom, it’s 11:25!” (Lucky guess. He adds “20” in front of all the numbers on a clock.) “I’m on safari!” Gosh, I love this silly boy!

A Reader is Born

We’ve been practicing three letter words (also known as word families) around our house for quite some time now. Honestly, Jonah just kinda started sounding them out one day…by himself. Ok, ok, so I’ve set him up for success with all of the fun things I do with him and I’ve been really strategic about […]

Blame it on Frosty

I investigated further into the hilarious Leaf Daddy/Pipe thing from Jonah’s Leaf Family Portrait. Frosty the Snowman, the lovable, magical guy we all know and love is to blame. Specifically, his corn-cob pipe. And thanks to Leaf Mommy, I got the video to load for you…she’s one smart cookie 🙂 Enjoy! (Having trouble viewing the […]

Leaf Family Portrait {and commentary from Jonah}

We’ve been having a blast at the Happy Brown House with some of our favorite Fall/Leaf books, specifically Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert. It’s lead to quite a few activities–most of which you can read about over at Totally Tots today! But because I love you, dear readers, and feel like you might need a […]

Jonah says…

Mommy: “Jonah, do you want us to get a boy or a girl from Ethiopia?” Jonah: “I want a girl” Mommy: “I thought you said you wanted a brother? Did you change your mind?” Jonah: “Well…I want a boy AND a girl. We can get a whole bunch of babies, Mommy. That would be fun. […]

Jonah says…

“You’re crackin’ me up, Momma!” 

Jonah says…

“What is all this junk in here? You made a mess!”(We painted the last 2 days and had to move some things out of their normal place into a pile. Apparently, it bothered Jonah to have things out of place.)

Jonah says…

I normally try to spread out my “Jonah says” posts, but since this blog is a scrapbook of sorts for me, I have to post this conversation with Jonah before I forget! (That way it can make it into the “real” scrapbook one day! Hopefully…) Mommy: What a big boy you are! Your pull-up is still […]

Jonah says…

Last night, as Jonah laid his head on his pillow he said, “Ahh. Perfect.” Oh, how I love this funny little boy!