I found this paper that Miriam (8) had written when I got home from work the other night.
7:26 mom is still not here
7:27 Lydia is makeing a ?
7:28 Lydia is telling Joseph to to make it
7:29 I know wut Lydia is makeing she is makeing a duck
7:30 Joseph is telling dad wut it is
7:31 Becca said she is poopy
7:32 The kids are int the kitchin.
7:33 The other clok is 7:32
7:34 mom called
7:35 Lydia said buter cook girl
7:36 elizabeth said Hi John.
7:37 Joseph screams
7:38 dad tolled me mom is comeing
7:39 It is so crodid
7:40 joseph is runing.
7:41 Joseph is looking for lydia.
7:42 there is a plasic wal mart bag out side
7:43 this pen is a purple sparcly pen.
7:44 I did the shepoopy danse.
7:45 dad is working on his math
7:46 this it the last one on this paj.
7:47 this is the first thang on this pag.
7:48 just cam back from dad.
7:49 just came back from teling dad some thaing from the art musim.
7:50 i made to do this fast.
7:51 i can do it slow now.
7:52 i am going to tell joseph how he is doing.
Obviously, a lot goes on when I'm not home:)