This week, Daniel turned two and also painted his first wet-on-wet watercolor painting. Nicholas enjoyed sharing table space with him.
First, a poem:
I told the Sun that I was glad,
I’m sure I don’t know why;
Somehow the pleasant way he had
Of shining in the sky
Just put a notion in my head
That wouldn’t it be fun
If walking on the hill, I said
“I’m happy” to the sun.
–John Drinkwater

And then, a story about a bright golden sun shining down and warming the earth.

And then, we painted.

The poem inspired Nicholas to sing a little song:

And then Daniel and I had a chat: