Our traditional birthday mix of handpicked songs that do not make the mommy want to poke her eye out with a stick. I was a bit tardy with Thing 2's CD. It was due in May. It's only August.
The mix for the new(ish) nine year old:
She's pretty into flamenco right now so I put in two of those (track 5 and 11). A word about the Song for Ten. I heard it on Doctor Who, Series 2, Episode 1 and fell in love. (It's the showy song that is playing while David Tennant is choosing his signature skinny suit and tie from the multilevel TARDIS wardrobe in the ending scenes.) The version available on iTunes = lame rerecording that sounds really Lawrence Welk. Supa shout out to my friend Tad for helping me to find the real one on YouTube and convert it to MP3. *snapping fingers and pointing to awesome person*
Aaaand the mix for the new eleven year old: