On Friday, after a long wait and much anticipation, Patrick’s first tooth fell out. Save
Today Patrick turned four. Mommy and Daddy gifted him some new construction pajamas (3 pairs, short length), that he promptly put on. Patrick is quite excited about the new pajamas and is wearing them this evening. Here is a picture of Patrick a few hours after birth. He’s grown quite a bit in the last … More Patrick is Four
Playing sea otter — inspired by Luna’s story at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
The other day as I was reading the Daily Mail, P crawled into my lap. He sat for a few moments, looking at my laptop, and then pointed to a photo of the Duchess of Cambridge and declared it to be “Mommy!” To be fair to P, Mommy and the Duchess both have long dark … More Mommy is not the Duchess
For Christmas 2011 Oliver was gifted Howie Baby, a Waldorf-inspired heavy baby doll that I handmade over many many months. Today, Patrick was gifted a similar doll (also handmade, but I used a kit instead of going to weeks of mommy-and-me classes). P’s new baby was carefully swaddled in one of his old baby blankets, … More P’s New Baby
Recently it has become a challenge to wrestle Patrick into his Hannah Anderson zip-up-the-front pajamas. I love them because they’re zipped in for the night and done (and there is only one part to keep track of/fold at laundry time), P on the other hand was having other ideas. After dealing with the indignity of … More Return of the Rocket Man
Wednesday was O’s first day back to school. Wednesday is also Gavin’s 8 am teleconference call for the W3C. O slept until 8 and we had to leave at 8:40 so there was a bit of a rush getting everyone (the boys and myself) out the door on time so I did not get a … More 2nd Day Back to School Photo