Sunday, April 19, 2009

Belle's Bedtime Story

Belle announced that she was going to read me a bedtime story tonight. I was kind of amused, figuring that it would be either a fanciful interpretation of pictures or that it would last about ten seconds before she gave in and asked me to read.

So the latest news update--Belle can in fact "read" "Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed." Yeah, it kind of blew me away, too.

My children are treasures. There's just no other word for it : )

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