Jennifer Garner may be off school duty while Violet is on holiday break, but the little one isn't staying cooped up inside. On Tuesday Jen dropped Violet off for a playdate but the three-year-old didn't come along for a visit to the hospital with mom and dad on Wednesday. We thought their new addition might have been a New Year's baby, but later that day Jen was spotted shopping at Williams-Sonoma with Violet. Now that Violet's getting plenty of practice with her friends, she'll be ready to play big sister after another year of having her parents to herself for lots of memorable moments.

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