We celebrated the Fourth of July with a reading of the Declaration of Independence, at Emily's request.
Trivia Question: Where was the Declaration of Independence signed? (answer below)
Sarah found a pimple on her nose last week! A contractor came to the house and I mentioned it to him, which prompted Sarah to run to her room and slam the door.
Emily and Sarah returned from Horse Camp with smelly clothes and lots of stories about their week-long adventure. Like when another camper approached them and asked, "Which of you is the mean one?"
At the pool yesterday, a schoolmate was bragging about her popularity. Peggy* told Emily that all of the boys in her class had a crush on her, and, in Emily's words,"...[Peggy] said she discarded them." Emily's response to Peggy was, "What are you going to do with your life?"
*not her real name
Trivia Question answer: At the bottom