Radford obviously taught Ali a lot, but she taught him a few things also:
Sure, he was shocked and wowed by her skillz,
But he was off to a good start in no time, thanks to her watchful, teaching eye:
I think we have a new trampoline fan.
Ashley was keeping kid #2, Claire, so we decided to join forces for a while and have all five at my house, so that we could enjoy some semblance of adult conversation in between preventing crises and dealing with sharing issues.
So we had Ali and AJ:
Claire and Tessa (Claire was practicing her big sister techniques in preparation for #4, Caroline):
And, of course, my little buddy Radford.
And the shockingest part of it all was….
it wasn’t that hard.
Either we’re getting better at this parenting stuff or they’re getting better at this kid stuff.