Oh, how I wish that I had time to sit down and properly write some posts! But teaching is getting crazy, Julian is wigglier than ever, and we had a weekend packed with events to celebrate my step-daughter's 13th birthday! It was actually the best weekend ever. Clara had a party with her school friends at the go kart/blacklight minigolf place and then a second party at our house - 10 preteens running around fueled by s'mores until they crashed. Woo! And then we went to Chicago the next day to visit the Shedd Aquarium. Which rocks. Check out the photo above from the jellies exhibit!
And here's a photo of Julian communing with the dolphins: