What did we do? We went to a book fair at the kids' old school, where James managed to shift focus from buying the one book he wanted (but was not for sale there) to another with a minimal fuss. He got to see some familiar people, who commented how nice it was to see him and my goodness, hadn't he grown?
|James and Grandma Cille|
James checked out four books from his classroom library (one for each school night of the week) and we read them together at home.
His whole class got to go to school in their pajamas and read books on Friday.
And there was cake eating, but as James doesn't usually like cake at parties, that was my contribution. Well, that, and wearing hats.
What was the book James picked and has been delighting him these past 3 days? The latest Pete the Cat book: