Monthly Archives: October 2011

Cute Things I take for Granted

Rachel had a vacation day earlier this week, so my Dad drove down for a grandfather-granddaughter day.  My mom was obviously very sad that she missed out and expected a full report from my dad.  She shared with me some … Continue reading

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Boys do funny things

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Go Pack! Beat Vikings!

Go Pack!  Beat Vikings! Natalie has been preparing for this game for 2 days – practicing throwing the football, doing stretches, and working on her strength by doing planks.  We hope the Pack is just as prepared!

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Happy 10 Months!

Our little Bug-a-Boo is 10 months old!  Natalie is much more like a little girl than a baby.  Some highlights… Words: Natalie can say “mama,” “dada,” “nana” (for banana) “nigh, nigh” (for good night).  I’ve only heard the last two … Continue reading

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Duck, Duck, Goose

On Saturday, we took a family trip to the Lincoln Park Farm Zoo to feed the ducks and geese.  I like that we can still experience a little bit of country life, even though we live in the 3rd most … Continue reading

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MacArthur Eagles

When we were in Green Bay for Becky’s baby shower, I took Jordan and Natalie to the park by my elementary school.  Natalie would clearly be a GREAT MacArthur Eagle.  We used to get our pics taken in front of … Continue reading

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Snoot Face

Natalie likes to make this face – and loves when someone makes it back at her.  Its coupled with a deep breathing through the nose.  Nana calls it her snoot face. I’m not sure it makes for polite table manners, … Continue reading

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Night Night

I posed this pic last night, but I’m re-posting to share that Natalie has added another word to her repertoire: Night, Night.  If there’s other people around, Natalie and I always go around to say “night night” and give kisses.  … Continue reading

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Beatbboxing in the park – Again

Jordan took this pic on their way to Connor’s house last Monday morning…. He posted it on FB with that comment – and got 18 likes and 4 comments: Christie Wise Awww Snap. William Ted Blackwell II Funky fresh, dressed … Continue reading

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Impromptu Play Date at the Park

One of the best parts about living in the City is being able to see friends more easily.  Around 3:45 p.m., I texted two college friends, Megan and Kate, to see if they could meet up at the park.  Within … Continue reading

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