Ellora is doing much better. She only gets really fussy every once in a a while now and it doesn't last as long. I am thinking she doesn't like it when I drink milk. She has been smiling a lot more now and is a lot more aware. She is just beginning to realize that she can interact with her world. We have a bouncy chair that she sits in that dangles butterflies in in her reach. A few times i swear i have caught her batting at them and today she reached up and put her hand on one for about 15 second or so. She still has lots of hair. :)
Chalyse has been sleeping well in her big girl bed for a while now. We had a big struggle getting her to go to bed in it. She is a little young to be out of her crib but we didn't think it was worth $200 to send it up here. Hind sight: I think it may have been worth it. It's all good now.
We have made friends with the neighbors across the hall. The lady is an elementary school teacher. Her "honey" has lived in the village all his life. They have a boy who is a year older than Chalyse and they enjoy playing together. They invited us over last Saturday to watch the BYU football game. We had a good time.
On Thursday Tom came home and said that yesterday there were hundreds of walruses at the point (they were migrating). The vice princable let us borrow her 4 wheeler and we drove down to see them. We missed them but we did have a little adventure. The school has a Ford Explorer, and some of the other teachers also wanted to see the walruses, but they didn't anticipate the deep sand out by the point. They were completely high-centered, and we stopped for a while to help dig them out.
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