It does mean that Auntie Liz came to visit and brought Sam a magician's hat!
They spent quite a bit of time figuring out the tricks that she got for him at the Very Big Toy Store in New York. It was so great to see her and give her a big hug.
This update will be short before Shabbat. Sam is taking a little afternoon nap, which is a nice prelude to a day of rest!
Already things have been busy today with some school FaceTime:
And there was also big excitement in the mail -- a SpongeBob drawing from dad's friend Jay, who is a former writer and artist on that show:
We are expecting a fun and quiet weekend with our friends visiting from California (mom is just as excited to see them as Sam is!) and wishing you all a Shabbat Shalom!