Thursday, May 24, 2012

*summer to-do list*

Only 1.5 days of school left w/kids...then we work through May 31 and it's finally VACATION. Of course, the public school teachers are done THIS Friday, but whatev. 

Anyway, I had been thinking about this the other day and then got sidetracked...making a Summer To Do List. 

Here it is: 

1. Go to Disneyworld--good thing that's already planned.  Completed 06.06.12

2. Make playdough  with Ethan. Completed 06.15.12

3. Make moonsand with Ethan. FAIL!!!

4. Teach Ethan how to swim. SEMI-FAIL!!
he's getting there, but we tried it w/o floaties one day and he pretty much sank...next summer for sure!!

5. Take lots of pictures. Completed 08.07.12 
I need to tally up how many I took, I'm sure it's well over 300!!

6. Read at least 50 picture books with Ethan. in progress 35/50
I need to calculate the exact number...I don't think I put them all in Goodreads.

7. Go to the beach. Completed 07.04.12

8. Go to the YMCA @ least 3 times per week. did this MOST weeks

9. Bake 3 new desserts/treats. FAIL!! 
2 completed. Butterbeer cupcakes & Chocolate Chip Cookies (new recipe!)

10. Paint Ethan's bedroom. FAIL!

11. Make birdfeeders w/peanut butter & birdseed. Completed 07.10.12

12. Make beanbag balls. Completed late July

13. Go to the splash pad. Completed 07.16.12

14. Make popsicles. FAIL!!
still don't even have the molds

15. Make giant bubbles. FAIL!!

16. Have fun!! Completed 08.07.12

4 comments:

Señorita Andalucíana said...

May I join you for #3? I still don't know how to swim! Sad. I know.

So envious of your vacation time! Have fun!

Amy said...

For a second I thought you wrote "bake 3 new treats a week." Ha!

em said...

I like Amy's plan. ;)
And "HAVE FUN"!!!

Travel & Dive Girl said...

Don't beat yourself - looks like you still had a lot of fun that that's the most imporant part.