Emerging Talents

Coco is going into 5th grade, and is “officially” starting volleyball, a game that we already know she is very good at.

Lulu is very good at gymnastics and has just been invited to join a traveling team.

 

In fact, Coco and Lulu are both just very athletic.

Now, when it comes to Mimi, she is really too young to have demonstrated specific athletic abilities yet, but I wonder if her abilities might be taking her in another direction — like dance.

Maybe ballet?  Nooo, I’m thinkin’ more like hip-hop!  Or, now that I look at these more closely, maybe kung fu!

They are really fun kids who we always enjoy spending time with.  And Mimi is especially good at keeping us entertained, in case you can’t tell.

16 Responses to Emerging Talents

  1. Linda says:

    If that last photo is any indication, anyone who critiques Mimi’s dancing had better be prepared to defend themselves! They’re all beautiful girls. And fun, too. You are blessed.

  2. Sandra says:

    Thanks, Linda. We’re glad that you and UD enjoy them too. I just had to find a way to use these pictures of Mimi — they make me laugh.

  3. Amy O says:

    I would like to see Mimi respond to a critique from Simon Cowell. That would be fun.

  4. Sandra says:

    Yes, Amy. If he criticized her, I think he might need to be afraid, very afraid. 🙂

  5. Danielle says:

    Oh I love how you can post photo’s now….

    Just beautiful……gotta love that Batgirl nighty….x

  6. Sandra says:

    Wellll, Danielle, I KNOW it looks like a nighty on her, but it’s actually her favorite T-shirt. I took her to the grocery store with me and while we were in the store, I realized she had it on with just underwear underneath. So, I guess that time she was wearing it as a dress! LOL She is really a character.

  7. karen says:

    Lovely post 🙂

    That last photo really cracks me up … I’m voting on Kung Fu as being her *hidden* talent 🙂

  8. Sandra says:

    It cracked me up too, Karen. Glad you thought so too!

  9. Jay says:

    LOL! Little Mimi looks like a spitfire! Atta girl, Mimi!

  10. Betty says:

    Thanks for visiting my blog. Your comment on what the professor told your youngest cracked me up!

  11. Sandra says:

    Jay — Thanks for stopping by. Yes, she is quite the little personality.

    Betty — I always like to tell that story to new empty-nesters. I like to think it helps them see the lighter side of their “loss.”

  12. Danielle says:

    LOL….well at least she had underwear on. I realized it was a T-shirt when I went through the older posts….

    That will teach me….LOL..

  13. Sandra says:

    You’re not totally wrong, Danielle. I think it’s her multi-purpose piece of clothing —
    t-shirt, dress, nighty!

  14. Hilary says:

    Too cute. Don’t mess with her.. you’ll be overcome by her overwhelming personality! 🙂

  15. Sandra says:

    A perfect “read” Hilary!

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