Aidan Michael, at almost four you:
have 2 imaginary friends named "Shadow" and "T-Rex" (Shadow is a girl and T-Rex is a T-Rex)
are 44 inches tall, and 55 pounds
wear a size 13 shoe
feed the dog and cat by yourself
can add and subtract to 10
can read some sight words
have an amazing imagination!
make up games
thrive in large groups of friends and family
are memorizing scripture verses
carry your Hotwheels cars around in a bag
leave your "just add water" growing dinosaurs in sinks all over the house
want to be the boss!
are still working on writing your name
don't really love to color...
want to eat chicken nuggets at every meal! (this, however, doesn't happen)
love brocolli, winter squash, and sweet potatoes (might make up for the nuggets a little...)
love ALL fruit
love your Mimi, Pop, Aunt K, Uncle Mel, Nana, and Dad-Dad
are getting into wearing costumes (King and Pirate are faves right now)
are Mommy's big helper
love to play tackle with Daddy
want to be the center of attention at all times
don't ever want the fun to end
sleep with your night-night and (all) your animals
are starting to grow out of your naps....*sigh*
go with Daddy to the big barber shop every 3 weeks
are a persistant little negotiator...
are working on your "L" and "S" speech sounds
are really enjoying singing to your favorite songs (fave: "I Will Not Be Afraid" & "I Get Down" on VBS cd). You're even on pitch most of the time!
want to "go somewhere" every day!
always want to know "what's next?"
are a sweet little shepherd to the little girls in your life (Baby Claire and Autumn)
will be four in about 40 days
grasping what it means to be adopted
are growing by leaps and bounds every day
are my precious Aidan Michael!!!