We came in Wednesday morning to find the box open and this note:
Then we had the fun of naming him:
I was actually pulling for Pudding, but I was just relieved that "Cool Guy" didn't win!
This morning we came in to find that Chippy had climbed onto the window and had somehow managed to find a pen and Elf notepad:
His note says "Pour magic water in bottom. Chippy"
So right before lunch I added the "water". By the time we left 3 hours later the tree looked like this:
It's growing snow crystals! We can't wait to see what it looks like tomorrow!
In other news, we've been going Gingerbread Crazy! We're working on comparing and contrasting:
These are my 2 new favorites. The gingerbread bear is a cute new take on this tale while this version of the Gingerbread Man has him running from different nursery rhyme characters like Humpty Dumpty! LOVE!
So thrilled to see all the connections being made!
Alright, I'm off to play with Sullivan and work on report cards, have a great night!