Monthly Archives: April 2013

All about Letters

Elliott and I studied up on letters, Eric Carle style, this morning. He was inspired by his big sister’s love for letters. (See end of post for a video of some her favs.). no, E stands for Elliott – not … Continue reading

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Photography by Natalie

I have 25 more variations for anyone who is interested!

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The Great Weigh-In

No surprise, but Elliott is off the charts in weight, height and head circumference. Good news is that he is very proportional. Weight: 13 lbs, 10 oz. (98th percentile) – compared to Natalie who was 10 lbs, 13 oz (67th … Continue reading

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We are Big Sisters!

Natalie’s friend Hannah just became a big sister too! Her Dad (my boss) is on paternity leave so we have has two fun-filled, but hectic, play dates this week. Natalie was having some trouble sharing Mama so we talked about … Continue reading

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Happy 1-Month, Elliott!

Happy 1-Month Elliott! (Okay, it was really on Friday the 19th, but Natalie was unexpectedly home after an Arctic Parade at school – it was freezing and she was crying – and an expectedly busy Saturday.) Although it has been … Continue reading

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Happy 28 Months, Natalie!

Although we’ve stopped the monthly updates on Natalie, I have to say, Natalie seems so much bigger than she was at her 2-year birthday!¬† So, I thought all these changes deserved an update too – even if its just for … Continue reading

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Mystery Reader

To celebrate the Week of the Young Child, Natalie’s class had mystery readers. I read one of Natalie’s favorites: ZooBorns Baby Animals from Around the World. http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/1442412720/ref=mw_dp_sim_ps2?pi=SL500_SY125 A friend from Kellogg – Andrew Bleiman – is one of the authors … Continue reading

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Sure Mom

Sure Mom. I promise I will sleep through the night (wink, wink)

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Praying for Boston

Although our blog is usually just about kids, I have to say that I am deeply saddened by the explosions at the finish line of the Boston marathon. I ran the race in 2005. Jordan ran the last six miles … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

Since Easter Sunday just kicks off the Easter season, I am telling myself this post isn’t two weeks late. My parents, sister and her family came to visit. Cousins!!! Three strong! Girl time at the park. Who wants a blueberry? … Continue reading

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