Luke was actually excited to do some school work - in between our play times, enjoying the random 70 degree days outside this past weekend. He happily grabbed his crayons, pencil, glue stick and scissors and made his way to the kitchen table.
"Lay it on me, Mommy." Clearly he was serious.
He slowly but deliberately made his way through the first sheet. Coloring within the lines like it was his job.
Never to be outdone by his big brother or miss an opportunity to play with scissors, Matthew quickly figured out what was happening and pulled up a chair. He found some extra paper, snagged Luke's unused scissors, and snipped away on his paper... making the smallest bits of white paper confetti possible. Like so small a vacuum cleaner doesn't really help clean up the
Every now and again, he would stop snipping. He would sit back and stare intently at his work for a moment, decide where he wanted to cut next, and then attack.
If only all homework were this fun!