In honour of Finley’s THIRD birthday, here are some things you may not know:
*has never had her hair cut
*goes to bed at 8pm
*loves the songs rolling in the deep and tgif. She changes her voice to “sound” like Adele and Katy Perry. It makes me laugh every single time.
*never been in a vehicle driven by anyone other than me or Greg
*Can say nearly 200 words. Getting better at putting sentences together. Still waiting to be evaluated by a slp.
*loves tiaras, wands, rings, necklaces, wings, bracelets and tutu’s
*loves tape measures, screw drivers and hammers
*hates having her hair washed
*won’t sit in a stroller
*loves to play with her friends
*can say her abc’s and count to 20
*knows a square, circle, heart, diamond shapes
*knows the colours pink, blue, green, orange, red and purple but struggles with brown, black and grey
*has never stayed away from me overnight except when I was in the hospital when Penelope was born.
*Loves all things Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Sesame Street, Toy Story and Strawberry Shortcake
*prefers to carry her own basket in the stores – especially the ones that have wheels and can be pulled around
*likes to “help” push the cart or stroller
*insists on carrying bags when shopping in a mall – even if they are heavy, in which case she’ll carry for 3 steps and say no mommy u take it
*loves playing with her stuffed animals and dolls and can be seen carrying them in her baby carrier, stroller or cart.
*she “shops” around the house, putting random objects in her shopping cart
*she loves hiking in the mountains and can hike about 5k before needing to be carried in the backpack
*loves to help daddy set up the tent and look for animals in the wild
*have to carry a potty while hiking because she won’t pee in the bushes. I swear people think we are crazy!
*loves listening and singing to Taylor Swift, PitBull, Simple Plan, Taio Cruise, JLo, Adele, Lady Antebellum and Lady Gaga
*Loves to wear shoes
*loves headbands and pony tails
*knows the following animals and their sounds: cows, horses, monkeys, wolves, coyotes, bears, buffalo, moose, dog, cat, duck, bird, mouse, tiger, lion, sheep + pig
*knows elephants and giraffes but not their sounds
*loves to read books
*loves to vacuum and sweep when i do it with her little own toys
*loves quincy and luci and most dogs
*loves sidewalk chalk
*hates finger paint
*loves painting with a brush
*loves stickers and crayons
*loves to sit and make art at her art desk and at her easel
*loves to play with her kitchen and all things associated with it. I get all kinds of fun treats made for me!
*loves playing outside on her jungle gym, her playhouse, her tricycle, her coupe, her basketball net and bowling. She LOVES swings and slides
*likes to help pull dandelions
*loves the zoo and the library
*loves playing with little people
*loves pancakes, french toast, pizza, green beans, carrots, bananas, strawberries, peanut butter, chicken catalina, pears, cheese and grilled cheese
*loves to eat muffins and oatmeal for breakfast
*loves to help bake
*she is daytime potty trained and only wears pullups at night
*loves her cousins
*has never had ketchup
*loves pickles on her burger
*loves to play the piano
*has to sleep with her beloved pink blanket and her posse which contains kitty, kitty cat, flower girl bear, monkey, elmo, minnie, another monkey, abby cadabby, jessie and strawberry shortcake. These friends also travel with us near and far
*She loves doing her dinosaur puzzle and her buffalo with her daddy
*loves to do puzzles and games
*she cheats at Hungry Hippos
*broke the bottom 2 drawers in her dresser. They had to be glued together and re-screwed.
*She ripped her curtain rod and curtains off the wall
*she ripped all of the chair railing on her walls off. Not even kidding. Thankfully no damage to her walls
*loves to wear sunglasses, bling and her coach bag
*loves her sister
Hope you enjoyed getting to know our little 3 year old!