Today we practiced counting en español by playing a game of dominoes. I thought this was rather inspired, especially because I am loathe to pull out the dominoes. It's a time consuming, fussy, and noisy business to get them back in the tin and have the lid fit on.
We bought this set a dozen years ago and only today did it occur to me that it would be completely acceptable and probably preferable to store the tiles in a plastic tub.
Why did this not occur to me earlier?!
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Last week I was looking at pinterest when Klaxon wandered by the computer and mused, "That cat has hair like Ishara Yar."
I think he's right. This cat does bear more than a passing resemblance to Tasha Yar's sister: