did you hear that Ellie sings Book of Mormon Stories, and in her rendition, the Lamanite's Fathers are given their own lair?
did you hear that i am considering growing out my bangs? and that i am really torn about it because i love them but am sick of the upkeep? but did you also hear that i am going to Mexico in May and that if i have bangs while there i will look like a distressed poodle? did you hear that pathetic things like hair keep me up at night and that i desperately need your approval on hair decisions?
did you hear that American Idol started again tonight? and that i got goose-bumpy-chills all over my legs and arms when it started?
did you hear that Ellie has asked me at least 10 times today to clean the toilet so that she can have a quarter to put in her Disneyland jar?
did you hear that Alice is 15 months old now? and that she is so so so spunky and squishy and cute and a complete and utter disaster, but in a good way? and that we only have 12 Sundays left until nursery (but who's counting, right?)?
did you hear that a big pink lollipop can make a 3-yr-old's dreams come true? and make her happier than just about anything you've ever done for her?
did you hear that Hollywood is yet again remaking Les Miserables (one of my all time favorite musicals / books)- and some members of the cast include Hugh Jackman, Russell Crow, Ann Hathaway and (hold your breath) rumors of Taylor Swift?
did you hear that it is finally going to rain tomorrow after this crazy streak of gorgeous sunshine? and that i am actually kind of looking forward to cozying up with some cider, a book, and some rain?
did you hear that January is more than half over? and that i just heard hallelujah choruses as i typed that?
and did you hear that you all made me feel so loved and happy with your comments and notes on my last post? did you hear that i love sharing this journey of motherhood with each of you? and that i love motherhood, with all of it's ups, downs and sidways-nesses? well i do. very very much.