Well, I did it! I successfully made homemade bread! I've tried to make bread in the past and I don't know what I did wrong, but it never rose and was never a success. Thanks to a wonderful article on easy breadmaking, making bread finally doesn't intimidate me! Here are our loaves rising in a very full fridge.
I'm a big believer in letting kids figure out how to feed themselves. To me, it's a pain in the ass to spoon feed a kid while you're also trying to feed yourself and keep an eye on another toddler. Sure, it's a mess, but they learn so quickly when you give them the chance to teach themselves. Here's Summerlin feeding herself yogurt this morning. She loves being independent, just like Jackson did.
Like I said, it does get messy....really messy! But home is a good place for learning these skills!