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Kiddo Update - Summer 2012

It has been quite a long time since the last kiddo update. While Jam Hands is primarily about food, I do have some readers from way back who have seen my kids since they were born and a time or two a  year I like to give a little update. Here we go!

Mr. Jack  - Just turned 3

Likes: Anyone that knows Jack could answer this very easily. ANGRY BIRDS. All angry birds all the time! Angry angry angry! Birds birds birds!  He has t-shirts, stuffed animals, figurines, and of course the games on the computer (which he is playing in that first picture). The boy is crazy about the birds. He is very affectionate and full of life. He is a wild man.

Dislikes: Being bossed around by his sister.

Favorite thing to do which he is not supposed to: Getting into the pantry and raiding the snack shelf.

Funny Random: Confuses marshmallows and watermelons. Calls the watermelons growing in our garden "Marshmellons."

Miss Violet - About to turn 5

Likes: Drawing, gardening, playing outside, changing her clothes 10 times a day.

Dislikes: Being bossed around by her brother.

Favorite thing to do which he is not supposed to: Hiding things she likes under the couch. I have found all sorts of strange things under the couch. A loaf of sliced bakery bread, a bottle of shampoo, toys and more.

Funny Random: When she is mad she calls everyone by two names, except she uses her own middle name. For example, "Jack 'Lizabeth!" or "Mommy 'Lizabeth!"  I think, perhaps, she learned this from me? Hehe.


  1. Love the use of her middle name when she's mad at other people!

  2. Your kids are adorable. Thanks so much for stopping by with sweet comments. Have a great rest of the week!

  3. Ali 'Lizbeth, you need to give more kiddo updates! ;) This was so cool, I loved it. Your kids sound pretty awesome.

  4. I am one of those readers from a million years ago, so thank you for the update! -Madeline (Formerly of Everything Rachael Ray, which I have become bored with, so now at

    1. Madeline!!! How nice to see you again :) I am off to bed but I will check out your new site tomorrow. Please comment and come back again :)


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