Once, when Chase was two we had a Valentine’s day party. It was fun but a lot of work and we never did it again. The next year we had Avery and it never evolved into a tradition. Sorry, it never evolved into a tradition for me. Meanwhile, Chase still remembers. Valentines day was over a week ago and yet, still, on Monday she was asking me if we could have a party. When I continued to resist she agreed to having just a family party.
The family party consisted mostly of the eating of candy hearts but also pinning the tail on Eeyore and oh, eating more candy hearts. Who am I kidding though, it was totally fun, I didn’t have to vacuum and partied in my jammies. Now that’s a party I can totally get behind. The girls even cleared off the dining room table in preparation.